Opinion

GDC is a representation of the past
Opinion

GDC is a representation of the past

When a crime spree spanning 22 years was being unleashed in our country by Yahya Jammeh and on his behalf, entire citizenry became victims. The premeditated murders, senseless tortures, forced disappearances and the coordinated industrial-scale economic pillage affected all of us as a people but more so those who directly […]

Saku Malo – The Gambian Panacea
Opinion

Saku Malo – The Gambian Panacea

Funny how a saku malo is the remedy for every problem in The Gambia. Could it be that it’s because they used to sing “mano tey banna jang…alli ngar DK sabari” back in the PPP days? This is probably why saku malo is engrained in the Gambian psyche? Just give […]

Gambians have been senselessly let down by two administrations and we won’t let it happen again
Opinion

Gambians have been senselessly let down by two administrations and we won’t let it happen again

When Yahya Jammeh first came to power in 1994, he rode high among Gambians with his resonating anti-corruption message. Before this extraordinarily bloodless takeover, Gambia was largely peaceful with citizens rights to freedom and security protected but they could not count much progress in their lives almost 30 years after […]