GAMBIA: WARD COUNCILOR CHALLENGES SUSO’s REAPPOINTMENT AS DEPUTY GOVERNOR adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

GAMBIA: WARD COUNCILOR CHALLENGES SUSO’s REAPPOINTMENT AS DEPUTY GOVERNOR

BY:Jadama Manfaring, January 16. Alieu K. Darboe, the councilor for Kembujeh Ward has challenged the recent re-appointment of Musa Suso as the deputy governor of the West Coast Region and therefore called for his immediate removal or resignation. Musa Suso, had once served as the deputy governor of the West Coast Region in the past government, but was later removed. It was in the transition government, when President Barrow appointed him as his National Youth adviser, amid widespread criticism from the public with some calling for his resignation, as he…

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GAMBIA: STAR WITNESS NOGOI NJIE STARTS TESTIMONY IN NIA 9 CASE. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

GAMBIA: STAR WITNESS NOGOI NJIE STARTS TESTIMONY IN NIA 9 CASE.

BY:Kaw Yerro, STAR WITNESS NOGOI NJIE STARTS TESTIMONY IN NIA 9 CASE. January 16. Nogoi Njie, one of the most high-profile fellow detainees of the late Solo Sandeng, has started testifying as a prosecution witness in the case of NIA officials standing trial for the murder of Sandeng. In a brief appearance, Nogoi, who is a senior member of the women’s wing of the UDP, introduced herself to the court presided over by Justice Kumba-Sillah as a diehard supporter of the UDP. She said she has five daughters and several…

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GAMBIA: I HAVE NO REGRETS JOINING UDP – MA Bah. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

GAMBIA: I HAVE NO REGRETS JOINING UDP – MA Bah.

BY:Kaw Yerro, I HAVE NO REGRETS JOINING UDP – MA Bah . General MA Bah, a former Interior Minister under former president Jammeh who quit the APRC to join UDP, has said he has no regrets switching allegiance to the party. Speaking to The Standard while receiving a delegation from Lamin Kerewan who came to adopt him as father, a ceremony also attended by UDP leader Ousainu Darboe, Bah added: “I think I made the right choice by joining the UDP because it is a party which was very much…

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GAMBIA:Kaw Yerro 4 mins ·  JAMMEH’S COUP COULD HAVE BEEN FOILED IF ……  January 16.  Aboubacarr Sulayman Jeng, a retired police officer who briefly served as secretary to the AFPRC Junta, yesterday told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission that the 1994 coup was poorly planned with no clear rationale, insisting that if there was a proper ‘resistance and engagement’ it would have been totally thwarted adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

GAMBIA:Kaw Yerro 4 mins · JAMMEH’S COUP COULD HAVE BEEN FOILED IF …… January 16. Aboubacarr Sulayman Jeng, a retired police officer who briefly served as secretary to the AFPRC Junta, yesterday told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission that the 1994 coup was poorly planned with no clear rationale, insisting that if there was a proper ‘resistance and engagement’ it would have been totally thwarted

By:Kaw Yerro, JAMMEH’S COUP COULD HAVE BEN FOILED IF … January 16.E Aboubacarr Sulayman Jeng, a retired po…lice officer who briefly served as secretary to the AFPRC Junta, yesterday told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission that the 1994 coup was poorly planned with no clear rationale, insisting that if there was a proper ‘resistance and engagement’ it would have been totally thwarted

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Don’t Allow Anyone To Make You Turn Against Gov’t, Barrow Tells Gambian Youth adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Don’t Allow Anyone To Make You Turn Against Gov’t, Barrow Tells Gambian Youth

President Adama Barrow has said that the most important partner to the youth of The Gambia is the government. The President stated this on Wednesday while presiding over the official opening of Youth Connekt Gambia Summit, a gathering aimed at empowering Gambian youth for their development. “Nobody should fool you. Your most important partner is government. Nobody should instigate you against government. Remain focus, remain committed to national development,” Mr Barrow said. According to the President, there exist the political will to empower Gambian youth in order for them to…

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Gambia: Adama “Balangta” -Pinnacle Of Defiance adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia: Adama “Balangta” -Pinnacle Of Defiance

Adama “Balangta” -Pinnacle of Defiance Defiance is direct translation of “balangta” and that fits the occasion when you take close look at the rise to power for Adama Barrow from whatever to highest state power, as Gambian President. Adama Barrow defied all rough tides by unseating 22 years entrenched dictator Yaya Jammeh who bent on ruling for 1 billion years but surrendered one dark evening. Jammeh was bundled out of Gambia without all his bags and baggage on his last tour never to return, enduring the bitterness of exile he put so…

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Gambia: UK’s First Black Female Professor Supervises Sankanu’s PhD adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia: UK’s First Black Female Professor Supervises Sankanu’s PhD

UK’s First Black Female Professor Supervises Sankanu’s PhD Professor Olivette Otele, the first Black woman academic who was appointed full professor in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018 has agreed to supervise the doctoral thesis of Gambian filmmaker Prince Bubacarr Aminata Sankanu. Olivette Otele is Professor of Colonial and Postcolonial History and the Chair of History at the Bath Spa University (BSU) in Somerset county, South West England, UK. She is mentoring Prince Sankanu through his terminal academic degree programme. Sankanu is candidate for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy…

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Medina Serign Mass Caliph Meets Barrow adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Medina Serign Mass Caliph Meets Barrow

By State House Media His Excellency, President Adama Barrow on Tuesday received in audience the Caliph General and senior eminent members of the Mass Kah brotherhood at the State House in Banjul. Members of the religious movement from the renowned Medina Serigne Mass Kah village in the North Bank Region, who were accompanied by the Imam Ratib of the city of Banjul, visited the presidency to pay a courtesy call on the president as well as offer prayers for him, the first family, and the country at large. His Excellency,…

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Jammeh Is False, Lies A Lot – Ex-AFPRC Spokesman adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Jammeh Is False, Lies A Lot – Ex-AFPRC Spokesman

By Lamin Njie A former spokesperson of the Armed Forces Provisional Ruling Council has told the TRRC that former President Yahya Jammeh ‘is false and he lies a lot.’ “I use the word enigmatic here. You can’t predict him. He’s a man of bravado. He is false and he lies a lot. And he wants to propel his personality all the time. He wants people to think good of him. So I know him to be this type of personality,” Alagie Kanteh told the TRRC on Monday. Alagie Kanteh on…

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Ex-Police Officer Slams Jammeh’s Coup As A Fluke adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Ex-Police Officer Slams Jammeh’s Coup As A Fluke

The former secretary to the defunct Armed Forces Provisional Ruling Council has said that the 1994 coup was fluke and that it could have been foiled if there was serious resistance from Gambian security personnel. Abubacarr Sulayman Jeng said this on Tuesday while appearing as the fifth person to testify before the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission. “If there was a serious resistance there wouldn’t be any July 22nd coup,” the leadership didn’t do up to expectation. There was a failure and I didn’t think credible resistance at the bridge,” the…

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