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Coalition fails to make decision on Barrow

Coalition fails to make decision on Barrow

April 15, 2019 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie No agreement has been reached after two days of meeting by the Coalition 2016 on President Adama Barrow’s mandate and other pertinent issues. The seven party members were supposed to reach a decision today based on their Memorandum of Understanding on whether Barrow should continue to leadRead More

Press Release: PDOIS excludes itself from coalition talks

Press Release: PDOIS excludes itself from coalition talks

April 15, 2019 at 7:43 pm 0 comments

A National conversation on coalition 2016 has been initiated at Kairaba Hotel but PDOIS has excluded itself from the conversation. The party says in a media release. “Since 2017 the President has exercised executive authority without the oversight of a coalition. Cabinet composition has been determined without any reference toRead More

Coalition set to decide on Barrow’s presidency tomorrow

Coalition set to decide on Barrow’s presidency tomorrow

April 14, 2019 at 10:45 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Coalition 2016 will on Monday April 15 issue a communiqué to decide if President Adama Barrow should extend his presidency to 5 years or step down at the end of this year as per the coalition’s three-year agreement. This development was made known to the media duringRead More

Yankuba Touray, FJC face new charges

Yankuba Touray, FJC face new charges

April 12, 2019 at 1:02 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye The prosecution on Wednesday withdrew its case against Yankuba Touray and Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay commonly known as FJC. They were rearrested and released by the police and are facing fresh charges of interference and conspiracy. They have each been granted bail in the sum of 1.5 million dalasis with twoRead More

Gambian-Norwegian feminist appointed as International Women’s Peace Ambassador

Gambian-Norwegian feminist appointed as International Women’s Peace Ambassador

April 5, 2019 at 2:37 am 0 comments

By Sarata Jabbi International Women’s Peace Group (IWPG) at its 31st World Peace Tour in Bucharest, Romania appointed Gambian-Norwegian feminist, Neneh Bojang, as International Women’s Peace Ambassador. In an interview with Neneh, she described her appointment as a great honour. ‘My appointment as an International Women’s Peace Ambassador has greatlyRead More