Jammeh plans to flee Malabo, Cassamance jungles as next target base

By Sanna Camara Highly placed sources close to the exiled Gambian dictator has revealed an elaborate plan by the ousted dictator to flee his exile base of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, amidst growing consensus among African leaders to have him extradited to face charges for crimes committed under his rule. Jammeh has already reached out to… Continue reading Jammeh plans to flee Malabo, Cassamance jungles as next target base

Author: Yahya Jammeh’s ghost still lurking around Gambia

By Sanna Camara “It is not enough to drive him away. We have driven him away but his ghost is still lurking around. We need to keep fighting the ghost of Yahya Jammeh as a nation,” Gambian author, journalist and professor of history said on Saturday. Dr. Baba Galleh Jallow’s latest book, Defying Dictatorship: Essays… Continue reading Author: Yahya Jammeh’s ghost still lurking around Gambia

Gambia: Intelligence Agency urged to disclose resources

By Sanna Camara According to the petition written by Bubacarr Badjie, SIS’ legal adviser, he had advised new DG Sowe to undertake a full disclosure to the president Adama Barrow about human, material and financial resources of the agency when he took over office, including immediate plans to bring in some changes for the enhancement… Continue reading Gambia: Intelligence Agency urged to disclose resources

Gambia: Govt-hired lobbyist suffers assets freeze in US

By Sanna Camara US federal agents have seized nearly a half-million dollars from a Washington lobbyist hired by the Barrow government during the January 2017 political crisis to represent its interests in the United States. Scribe Strategies & Advisors stands accused of helping the ruling family of Gabon and other clients around the world in… Continue reading Gambia: Govt-hired lobbyist suffers assets freeze in US

KMC ignores youth project offering waste solution, turn Bakoteh dumpsite into Green Park

By Sanna Camara Back in 2012, a youth-conceived waste management proposed project for the Bakoteh dumpsite has been ignored by the KMC, even though it sought to provide a sustainable solution and proposes a green park at the site instead. Leadership for Environment and sustainable Development (LEAD) is a global youth network of mid-career professionals… Continue reading KMC ignores youth project offering waste solution, turn Bakoteh dumpsite into Green Park