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 […]
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 […]
PRESS RELEASE. His Excellency the President of the Republic of the Gambia and Commander-In- Chief of the Gambia Armed Forces, Mr Adama Barrow in consultation with the relevant stakeholders, the existing vacancies and the ongoing defence reforms in the Gambia Armed Forces has approved the following promotions: ❖ Major General […]
H.E President Adama Barrow is currently presiding over a Cabinet session on several papers, including seeking provisional approval for proposed Bills to improve the policy environment in governance. Ministry of Finance leads the presentations on Bills to enhance Public-Private Partnership, Capital Market and State-Owned Enterprises, as wells as Agreements between […]
Alagi Yorro Jallow. Part I Fatoumatta: the Gambia is a beautiful country. Let us keep faith in our shared aspiration for greatness, inclusiveness, and prosperity. Let us fight for each other, not with each other. Let us show the world that we have the capacity for resilience, and we do […]
On the Statement of Hamat N. Bah: The Paralysis of Stigma, Injustice, Discrimination, and Marginalization Against the Fulas.
By Dr. Assan Jallow Disclaimer: I am not defending Honorable Bah on his statement. However, there is truth to his statement and that the science of facts demands that men and women of conscience reason and start a debate on this critical issue to understand the historical genesis behind the […]