Tribute: Alhaji Demba E.M. Sanneh (1952-2018) culture administrator, researcher and community elder

A colleague sorely missed! Alhaji Demba E.M. Sanneh who passed away 30 January 2018 in Bakoteh aged 65 worked with the National Centre for Arts...
OPINION: Gambia on a roll – pa...

OPINION: Gambia on a roll – part two

Picture: Baba Galleh Jallow
Monday, January 15, 2018
Gambia on a roll. That’s how I called my recent critique of Elizabeth Ohene’s omission of Gambia from her story on the fall of veteran leaders in...

Analysis:TRIBE AND POLITICS: WHAT DIVIDES THE NATION?

Monday, January 15, 2018
Over the past months, the country has been pretty much driven into tribal politics, with immense political provocations from various party militants....
OPINION: Gambia’s backbone (Ag...

OPINION: Gambia’s backbone (Agriculture), is broken and it needs an urgent operation to fix it

Picture: Muhammad L. Darboe Kinteh Kunda Janneh-Ya Badibu
Tuesday, January 09, 2018
For the past 70 years the economy of our country has been based on Agriculture, yet many Gambians, especially those living in rural Gambia...

Bantaba:THE BANTABA: MAGNET FOR POLITICAL DISCOURSE

Tuesday, January 02, 2018
One moon ago, I came to the BANTABA relatively not embraced within the climate of few people, due to my low mode of dress. The BANTABA also serves as...

Feature:When shall Africa stop crying?

Thursday, December 28, 2017
Africa started crying when chiefs attacked their fellow brothers who were powerless and fought and captured them, and sold them as slaves through the...

Tribute: I pay tribute to my sering dara, Alhaji A.M Sering Secka MRG(1932-2017)Civil servant, historian, playwright and Banjul Muslim Elder

Friday, December 22, 2017
In the demise December 15 of Alhaji Abdalla M Sering Secka, I have lost a mentor and teacher and elder and a partner in historical research. The...

NATIONAL CONSULTATION MEETING OF THE GLOBAL COMPACT FOR MIGRATION (THE GAMBIA)

Monday, December 04, 2017
TOPIC:THE NEED TO ADDRESS THE DRIVERS OF MIGRATION, INCLUDING THROUGH STRENGTHENED EFFORTS IN DEVELOPMENT, POVERTY ERADICATION AND CONFLICT...
TRIBUTE (EULOGY) TO MY LATE DA...

TRIBUTE (EULOGY) TO MY LATE DAD A.A. NJIE

Picture: Sandigie Njie
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Wednesday 29th November, will mark 9 years since you departed Alamu Naasoot to answer to the call of Al Jabar. “Innalilahi Wa Inna Illaihi Rajioun”...

OPINION: Point of Progress: Deyda’s Pride

Thursday, November 23, 2017
The revelations at the Janneh Commission about the millions of dollars squandered by former president aided by his gang of thieves - yes, that’s what...
OPINION: Is illegal migration ...

OPINION: Is illegal migration stoppable?

Photo: Migrants in concentration camps in Libya
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Some six years after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi and the wave of arrival of migrants crossing the country that followed, never the African and...
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