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    The Last Speech of Mu’ummar Qaddafi; A Lesson for ....

    In the name of Allah, the …beneficent, the merciful… For 40 years, or was it longer, I can’t remember, I did all I could to give people houses, hospitals, schools, and when they were hungry, I gave them food. I even made Benghazi into farmland from the desert, I stood up to attacks from that…

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    Pan-African Perspectives: Who Was Thomas Sankara?

      Thomas Sankara and the Assassination of Africa’s Memory Thomas Sankara was Burkina Faso’s president from August 1983 until his assassination on October 15, 1987. Perhaps, more than any other African president in living memory, Thomas Sankara, in four years, transformed Burkina Faso from a poor country, dependent on aid, to an economically independent and…

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    Op-Ed: Ebola, and Gambia’s Alarming Death Rate: A Recipe ....

      The frequency with which adult Gambians die from preventable diseases, such as malaria, diabetes, or hypertension, is simply alarming. Hardly a week goes by without another obituary- reports of sudden death or collapse of citizens from all walks-of-life. Gambia’s “Teaching Hospital,” as well as other “hospitals” strewn around the country, remain death-traps from which…

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    Should President Jammeh take the witness stand on ....

                        Act of Vengeance against citizens Gambia has woken up yet to another outrageous case of witch hunt and vengeance by nobody but the President of the country Yahya Jammeh. It is like a shock and awe that has hit the very bottom of travesty of…

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    Christina Jatta a Spark for the Revolution: A Poem

      A POEM FOR CHRISTIANA JATTA By: Ousainou Mbenga A SPARK FOR THE REVOLUTION With a spark of youthful arrogance, audacity, courage Atop a defying confidence; you jolted GRTS into disbelieve Mouths dropped, eyes popped and hearts raced In awe to your fed – up bravery with calculated temerity For once, GRTS ceased to be…

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    The Gambia’s human rights record to be reviewed by ....

      GENEVA (23 October 2014) – The Gambia’s human rights record will be examined by the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group for the second time on  Tuesday 28 October 2014 in a meeting that will be webcast live. The Gambia is one of the 14 States to be reviewed by the…

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    Breaking News: Mali Confirms first Ebola Case

      BAMAKO, Oct 23 (Reuters) – Mali confirmed its first case of Ebola on Thursday, becoming the sixth West African country to be touched by the worst outbreak on record of the haemorrhagic fever, which has killed nearly 4,900 people. Mali’s Health Minister Ousmane Kone told state television that the patient in the western town…

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    Former SG Momodou Sabally faces more charges

      The office of the director of public prosecutions yesterday filed an amended additional-count charge sheet against former Secretary General and Minister for Presidential Affairs Momodou Sabally, at the Banjul High Court before Justice M. Abdoulahi. Sabally now faces an eight-count charge, which includes economic crime, abuse of office, neglecting official duty and giving false…

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    An Escape That Never Was – How Rambo Bribed His Way Out ....

      If you could all recall, we were all some few years ago made to believe by President Jammeh that Rambo who was jailed as a co-conspirator in the treason case involving Lang Tombong and Co, had escaped from the Mile 2 Prisons.  At the time, press release after press release urged people to inform…

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    July 22nd Celebration: The After Party; The firing, the ....

      We are now in the phase of the After Party of the lavish 20th Celebration of the illegal takeover of the July 22nd one man revolution.  It was duped as the biggest achievement by loyalists of the Jammeh regime marred by endless drumming, dancing, praise singing and religious celebrations which under a conventional religious…

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    The Stockholm Diaspora Dialogue Report

        Compatriots! We are hereby thanking all those who contributed in making the Stockholm Diaspora Dialogue a successful meeting! To all those who answered our call and travelled from afar to grace the occasion, in sharing your experiences, wisdom and vision for our Mother-Land; the Gambia! We thank the On-line Media: Gainako, Maafanta, Hello…

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    Africa’s Solution to Ebola & Outbreak of ....

      Ebola – The Great PanAfricanist BY DR SAMUEL B ARTLEY. DMD. FAGD  Disclaimer: This author understands Africa has lost the AIDS-HIV battle and now is losing this EBOLA battle disgracefully, our only hope at this moment is not God or Allah but the usual western intervention. The purpose of this article is to stimulate and…

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    Remember The Fresh Promise Of Barack Obama? What Happened ....

      WASHINGTON — While traveling recently, I’ve been asked the same question in Beijing, Auckland and Rome: “What happened to Barack Obama?” This really is several questions: What happened to that fresh, idealistic guy? What happened to his power and popularity in the United States? Why doesn’t he dominate the political stage the way he…

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    What Do We Do or What Should We Do – To Make A ....

      By Burama Jammeh Some said the ballot box. They suggest a perfect coalition of the opposition could defeat Yahya. This is a good hope except that both Jawara and Yahya has secured at least 50 + 1% in every election.  For this approach to work we have to first remove Yahya’s grip on everything…

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    Matthew K. Jallow proposes new Unity formula; Reinventing ....

      The Gambia: Disarray in the struggle; why collective leadership makes sense By Mathew K Jallow This is not a counter punch to Dr Abdoulaye Saine’s representation of the challenges of unifying Gambians around an issue of life and death significance, but it is not to say that the glaring pessimism of his dramatic cut…

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    Pa Modou Ann for Osseo (MN) School Board

      By Yero Jallow, Minnesota (U.S). I write to endorse Pa Modou Ann for the Osseo School District Board of Minnesota (U.S), the local election of which is slated for November 4th 2014. As an acquaintance and neighbor to Ann, I am endorsing him for the Osseo School Board. I am asking all of you…

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    5 Agric officials charged with economic crime

      Five officials of the Ministry of Agriculture were  arraigned before Magistrate Nyima Samateh of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court, charged with economic crime and other related offences. The accused persons are Ada Gaye, permanent secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, Fafanding Fatajo, project coordinator at Food and Agriculture Sector Development Project (FASEP), Omar Jammeh, financial…

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    How/Why Yaya Jammeh is so Dangerous and More Troubling for ....

        Extent to which Yaya Jammeh remains threat to Gambia and how damaging that is… By Sarjo Bayang He is the lead actor and we keep record of his tracks as history unfolds. Welcome to Gambia where poor junior army ranker seized power by force of guns, nothing in his pocket. In the course…

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    Dr. Sulayman Nyang’s tribute to late Professor Ali A. ....

        Professor Ali Al’Amin Mazrui 1933 – 2014   Professor Ali A. Mazrui is dead. We hereby call upon the Almighty Allah to grant him mercy and the best of his rewards to his servants. His death is a shock to many of us and to the countless numbers who knew him personally and…

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    Gambia Is Not an Islamic State- Gambian Muslims Being ....

    Gambia Is Not an Islamic State- Gambian Muslims Being Radicalized by an Animist Idol Worshiping President Jammeh? Religion like tribe and race is a very sensitive topic and at the same time has a “romantic” and idealistic appeal which has invoked and continues to invoke a lot of passion and fervor among people, groups and…

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    Matthew K Jallow On Dr Saine’s response to Salieu ....

        I agree with Dr Saine critique of Mr Salieu Njie’s invitation to a point; however, I completely disagree with his insinuation that for any idea to have claim to legitimacy, it has to derive from a foundation of broad popular support. Every successful institution or organization has its origin from the mind and…

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