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Gambia Feminists React To Imam Fatty’s Statement On FGM

Gambia Feminists React To Imam Fatty’s Statement On FGM

March 30, 2018 at 10:50 pm 2 comments

By Sarata Jabbi FGM is a procedure that involves partial or total removal of the external female genitalia, or inflicting other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons, and it is recognised as a violation of human rights of women and girls. According to research, FGM is practisedRead 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

NIA Case: Court Grants Prosecution’s Notice On Additional Witness

NIA Case: Court Grants Prosecution’s Notice On Additional Witness

March 28, 2018 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the Banjul High court has today granted the prosecution’s notice on additional witness in the trial of nine top former officials of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA). After listening to the argument of both sides, the trial judge overruled the defence objection forRead More

Tourism boss Faults EX-President Jammeh’s Land Acquisition In Bijilo

Tourism boss Faults EX-President Jammeh’s Land Acquisition In Bijilo

March 28, 2018 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Abdoulie Hydra, Director General (DG) of The Gambia Tourism Board has today testified before the Janneh Commission, saying that there was no due process when the former President Yahya Jammeh acquired a land in Bijilo. Investigators also close to the Janneh Commission continued to present more propertiesRead More

Tourism And Culture Minister Signs Copyright Regulation Act 2018

Tourism And Culture Minister Signs Copyright Regulation Act 2018

March 28, 2018 at 10:03 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Tourism and Culture Minister Hamat Bah Wednesday signed a Copyright Regulation Act and equally inaugurated the Advisory Technical Committee for the National Troupe at the Atlantic Hotel in Banjul. The signing came under the cooperation of National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC). Hamat Bah said thatRead More