Opinion

“Jollof Classism”

“Jollof Classism”

November 17, 2017 at 10:30 pm 0 comments

By Alagi Yorro Jallow This for those suffering the “Jollof Classism” disease; those who see political agitation on the street as “hooliganism.” Folks who do not eat chicken skin because they will get “fat.” Folks whose mobile phones are more expensive than the limit on their health insurance. Folks whoRead More

Building The New Gambia With Madi Jobarteh: Protest Is What Gives Birth To Independence, Democracy & Development

Building The New Gambia With Madi Jobarteh: Protest Is What Gives Birth To Independence, Democracy & Development

November 13, 2017 at 8:57 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh What the history of the world has taught us is that there has never been freedom and progress in any society without protest. Protest is a tool of empowerment in the hands of ordinary citizens to participate, influence and determine the kind of society they want. ItRead More

Gambians React To Jammeh’s Anti-Mandinka Remarks

Gambians React To Jammeh’s Anti-Mandinka Remarks

June 6, 2016 at 7:50 pm 0 comments

The president of the republic of the Gambia Yahya Jammeh during his meet the people tour in Tallinding June this year, made a hate speech against Mandingos (the largest tribe in the Gambia). He accused them of opposing him despite his achievements, and describing them enemies, foreigners, and threatened toRead More

“The Solution To Gambia’s Current Situation Is For Jammeh Regime To Be Internationally Isolated” – Bamba Mass UDP UK Campaign Manager

“The Solution To Gambia’s Current Situation Is For Jammeh Regime To Be Internationally Isolated” – Bamba Mass UDP UK Campaign Manager

May 17, 2016 at 7:28 am 0 comments

By Sarata Jabbi The recent uprising in The Gambia that led to the arrest and detention of many people including United Democratic Party (UDP) opposition leader Ousainou Darboe and some of his supporters has become a cause for concern as the detainees are reportedly tortured, raped and one claimed death.Read More