Opinion

Unearthing the Horrors of AFPRC Dictatorship: Mass Grave!!!

Unearthing the Horrors of AFPRC Dictatorship: Mass Grave!!!

April 18, 2019 at 9:02 am 0 comments

By Alagi Yerro Jallow Gambians who experienced the horrors, the realities and the struggles of our people to regain our freedom and democratic institutions during Yahya’s dictatorship are morally obliged to tell the truths to expose the saddest and scariest human rights and economic crimes of former president Yahya Jammeh.Read More

Will Pres. Barrow Salvage Himself or Not? That’s the Question before the President.

Will Pres. Barrow Salvage Himself or Not? That’s the Question before the President.

March 11, 2019 at 1:44 am 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh It is not only dangerous for a President but also for a country to have widespread public disillusionment with his government! So far the level of public discontentment with the Barrow Government is at an alarming proportion! Such discontentment is not only a national security issue butRead More

Journalists Cannot Assume All the Blame for Failing to Report Government:Part 1

Journalists Cannot Assume All the Blame for Failing to Report Government:Part 1

November 11, 2018 at 11:25 pm 0 comments

Alagi Yorro Jallow I despair of the way in which commentators, especially (with a few exceptions) our resident economists, are not prepared to decry the illusion of the emperor’s new clothes that is the applicability of Keynesian economics in the Gambia. Future generations, I am sure, will laugh at theRead More

Conditions At Mile 2 Prison Are Equal To Slave Conditions

Conditions At Mile 2 Prison Are Equal To Slave Conditions

October 12, 2018 at 10:17 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh I have no words to express my shock and anger at what I saw today at Mile 2 and Jeshwang prisons when I visited them as part of the Prison Reform Committee. I wish to report that the Committee has concluded its task with a visit toRead More

The Police Must Protect Rights And Not Damage Them

The Police Must Protect Rights And Not Damage Them

October 4, 2018 at 10:55 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh The IGP Must be held Responsible for the Pulling Down of the anti-Semlex Billboard. He must put it back or be sacked. It is with deep concern to learn that personnel of the Gambia Police Force have pulled down an anti-Semlex billboard which was put up byRead More