By Baba Galleh Jallow. The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission is set to resume its public hearings on Monday, October 12 after a long break due to the Covid-19 situation in the country. The decision to resume public hearings was taken after careful consultations and considerations of the Covid-19 situation […]
AfDB probe: Eminent Personalities, Mary Robinson, Justice Hassan B. Jallow panel clears AfDB President Adesina.
by Alagi Yorro Jallow. President Muhammadu Buhari warmly rejoices with President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, on the clearing of all allegations against him by an anonymous group, and further validation of his competence and integrity to lead the institution. President Buhari congratulates AfDB Board of […]
by Madi Jobarteh. It has been reported by Fatu Network that TAF company has donated 100 rain boots to the Gambia Police Force as well as a big fat ram to Sgt. Kaddy Jarju today. Commendations to TAF for such leadership! By now what the IGP and the entire police […]
Press Release: (Accra, July 21, 2020) – The families of more than 50 Ghanaian and other West African migrants killed in Gambia and Senegal 15 years ago have yet to learn the full truth and obtain justice concerning the massacre, 11 human rights organizations said today. Amid growing evidence that […]
USA: Department of Justice Seeks Recovery of Approximately $3.5 Million in Corruption Proceeds Linked to Ex-President of The Gambia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, July 15, 2020 The Department of Justice filed a civil forfeiture complaint seeking the forfeiture of a Maryland property acquired with approximately $3,500,000 in corruption proceeds by the ex-president of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, through a trust set up by his wife, Zineb Jammeh. According to […]
by Musa Bah. The announcement by the Gambia Police Force (GPF) of dropping of all charges brought against Mr Madi Jobarteh, a Human Rights defender, seeks to entrench and promote what I call a Stockholm syndrome type of governance. This is a when governments violate the rights of their citizen(s) and […]
President Adama Barrow Mocking The Constitution He Swore To Uphold, As he continues declaring SOPE in perpetuity!
by Alagi Yorro Jallow. While we recognize the need to pursue ethno-chauvinistic majoritarian ambitions and playing court jesting around the President with “Heeno Barrow, Kairo Barrow, Mo kendo Barrow” pleasantries, we must be cognizant of the idea that we are not a country ruled by fiat. We must resist being […]