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President Barrow Bags Honorary Doctorate

President Barrow Bags Honorary Doctorate

December 10, 2018 at 10:36 am 0 comments

By Bekai Njie His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has been awarded a honorary doctorate degree last week for distinguishing himself as an excellent statesman who has demonstrated a strong ‘’commitment to democracy, rule of law, social justice and respect for human rights, among others’’. Regional Maritime University, the leading regionalRead More

Thousands From West Coast Show Support To Barrow

Thousands From West Coast Show Support To Barrow

December 3, 2018 at 10:52 pm 0 comments

The people of West Coast Region on Sunday afternoon came out in an unprecedented way to send an unequivocal message that they are fully behind President Barrow and his development agenda. Thousands of supporters from across the region thronged the Grand Tent at the State House in Banjul to expressRead More

Research Shows Most Gambians Trust Barrow

Research Shows Most Gambians Trust Barrow

December 2, 2018 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie A research conducted by Afrobarometer a Pan African non-partisan survey research project and its Gambian affiliate, the Center for Policy Research and Strategic Studies (CepRass) revealed that majority of Gambians still have confidence in President Adama Barrow. The findings showed that majority of Gambians, 67 percent stillRead More

Generals: Armies of Senegal, Gambia Will Further Presidents’ Agenda

Generals: Armies of Senegal, Gambia Will Further Presidents’ Agenda

November 25, 2018 at 9:25 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Chiefs of Defence Staff (CDSs) of The Gambia and Senegal have renewed their commitment to Senegambia integration as furtherance of bond of friendship shared by their respective Commanders-in-Chief. Generals Cheikh Gueye of Senegal and deputy to his Gambian counterpart,Yankuba Drammeh, made this proclamation to President Adama BarrowRead More

Gov’t To Abolish Death Penalty

Gov’t To Abolish Death Penalty

November 19, 2018 at 12:18 am 0 comments

By Bekai Njie In line with ongoing constitutional reforms following Gambia’s two decades of authoritarian rule under former military ruler Yaya Jammeh, the country’s new government has disclosed plans to abolish the decades-long death penalty. Government Spokesperson, Ebrima G. Sankareh announced the major constitutional reform on Saturday. Quoting President AdamaRead More