Opinion

Building The New Gambia:Parliament must Investigate Government’s Engagement with Semlex and MGI

Building The New Gambia:Parliament must Investigate Government’s Engagement with Semlex and MGI

April 18, 2018 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh While we are painfully perplexed by the Barrow Government in still engaging Semlex, it is now beyond words that this Government would engage a dubious company like MGI! This is a company that colluded with Yaya Jammeh to defraud our nation through the Gateway Project. It isRead More

What Lessons from April 10 and 11, 2000.and April 14, 2016?

What Lessons from April 10 and 11, 2000.and April 14, 2016?

April 10, 2018 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

By Njundu Drammeh April is The Gambia’s Dark Month, the month of horror, brutality, man’s inhumanity to fellow beings, State betrayal, wanton and mindless destruction of innocent lives, indescribable apathy of men and women with conscience, unconscionable connivance of people who had the responsibility to protect. We should declare AprilRead More

Building The New Gambia:The Police and Corruption

Building The New Gambia:The Police and Corruption

April 8, 2018 at 11:31 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh It is indeed quite welcoming that The Gambia Police Force has decided to publicly combat corruption in its ranks! The public poster currently displayed by The Gambia Police Force now puts the responsibility on the general public to support the leadership of the GPF to end corruptionRead More

Building The New Gambia: Pres. Barrow Must Refrain from Acts of Patronage!

Building The New Gambia: Pres. Barrow Must Refrain from Acts of Patronage!

April 5, 2018 at 8:28 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh It is indeed very concerning to once again see a Gambian president publicly hand over fat envelopes full of money to communities at political events. The news that Pres. Barrow donated an envelope full of money to women in Jarra Soma is indeed unfortunate and unbecoming ofRead More

The Idea of a Sense of ‘Oneness’ is an Anathema to the Gambian Mind.

The Idea of a Sense of ‘Oneness’ is an Anathema to the Gambian Mind.

March 29, 2018 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

By Alagi Yorro Jallow Fatoumatta: Gambians are locked in a political deathtrap. Resentment. Venom and Hate. I had come to the sad conclusion that ‘Gambianess’ or One People, One Nation. The idea of a sense of ‘oneness’ is an anathema to the Gambian mind, does not exist for Gambians inRead More