by Alagi Yorro Jallow. Fatoumatta: The international election observer mission, which comprises members of the Carter Center and the Electoral Institute for Democracy in Africa, has deployed 47 observers throughout the country. Their mission will follow the day of the voting. However, it will also follow the transmission, the compilation, […]
Gambia’s Foreign Ministry to secure the release of Ousman Ceesay from Senegalese authorities on 3rd November
PRESS RELEASE Banjul, 30th October 2020: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad of the Republic of The Gambia wishes to inform the general public that following the notification regarding the arrest and detention of Mr. Ousman Ceesay, a Gambian teenager who was arrested by the Senegalese […]
Tribalism Chills In the Gambia: Reinstate Omar Sarjo in the Army and Replisnished his citizenship Rights. Restore His Dignity.
by Alagi Yorro Jallow. Fatoumatta: The Gambia is locked in a political deathtrap. We are all notorious tribalists. It does not matter our level of education and world view. We are all in the gutter together. The university lecturer is as rabidly tribal as the village idiot. The stew of […]
Presidential Term Limits Spark Hot Debate In Africa. President Barrow Do not Break Two- Term Limit Pledge.
by Alagi Yorro Jallow. Mamudu: The two-term limit provision is an essential feature in the Constitution of the most decadent and depraved democracy when a nation-state becomes morally and intellectually corrupt. The United States of America’s Constitution Section 1 of the 22nd amendment to the US Constitution provides that: No […]
by Alagi Yorro Jallow. Legendary Gambian journalist Ebou Waggeh has died after s brief illness. Ebou, 63, was remembered as a newspaperman, Filmmaker, mentor to so many Gambian journalists following the word of his death. He worked for several newspapers and broadcasting stations in the Gambia media for over 40 […]
In Defense of Law and Morality: Why Lawyers Should Have a Prima Facie Duty to Defend the rule of law, Morality, and Impunity?
by Alagi Yorro Jallow. Fatoumatta: Lawyers must stand up for what is true, what is honorable, what is right, what is pure, what is of good repute, what is excellent and worthy of praise; this is the transcendent essence of the lawyers’ oath. Fatoumatta: When judges and lawyers hesitate to […]
Mr. Abubacarr S. Camara has been confirmed as the new director general of the Gambia Tourism Board (GTB) on Friday, 23rd October 2020, a statement from the Ministry of Tourism indicated. “The Ministry of Tourism and Culture congratulates Mr. Abubacarr S. Camara in his confirmation as the Director General of […]