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

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

Modou Turo Darboe in car crash, foul play suspected

By Sanna Camara A businessman and philanthropist Modou Turo Darboe has been hospitalized following a car crash on Saturday night in Sibanor, Foni region of The Gambia, where his car rammed against a tractor trailer while running at high speed. Although he miraculously survived with bruises to his feet and a banged head against the… Continue reading Modou Turo Darboe in car crash, foul play suspected