Letter to The Gambian Teacher adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Letter to The Gambian Teacher

Dear You Gambian Teacher, The classroom has been an amazing setting that continuously, shapes the human thought and experience since time undated. At the worst, and the best, you were there from the commencement; once as a subject and at this instant, the most worthy master. I celebrate you, shapers of reason. You prepared me understand that nothing is born of worth except worthiness; nothing is born of kindness except love as nothing is born of reminding than remembrance.  Thus with gentility, I write this reminder to you, the great…

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Junglers not Given blanket Amnesty – Justice Minister. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Junglers not Given blanket Amnesty – Justice Minister.

By Sheku Gerewou; Junglers not Given blanket Amnesty – Justice Minister. Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou has said former Patrol Team members Malick Jatta, Omar Jallow and Amadou Badjie who appeared before the TRRC and confessed participating in the killing of dozens of people will be released but have not been given amnesty. “Let me clarify from the onset that the recommendation to release the three men is not an amnesty as some people claim. It is only the TRRC that can recommend amnesty in appropriate cases. At this point the…

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Almamo Manneh was Gunned Down Just Because He’s a Mandinka.

By Kaw Yerro: Almamo Manneh was Gunned Down Just Because He’s a Mandinka. Almamo Manneh was immediately gun down just because he’s a Mandingo. I don’t want to mentioned tribes here but this is the fact. All the people who falsely perpetrated against Almamo and reported him to Jammeh were all JOLAS including the then DG of NIA Abdoulie Kujabi Kujabi falsely accused Almamo of being part of Ndure Cham’s foil coup. Almamo was a very smart and intelligent soldier who served Jammeh and his country to the best of…

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Barrow Taps Anti-FGM Champion For New Ministry adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Barrow Taps Anti-FGM Champion For New Ministry

President Adama Barrow on Tuesday named Fatou Kinteh, United Nations Population Fund FGM/GBV coordinator, as minister for women affairs. “The general public is hereby informed that His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has appointed Mrs. Fatou Sanyang Kinteh as Minister for Women Affairs, Children, and Social Welfare with effect from 1st March, 2019,” the presidency said in a Facebook post on Tuesday. Ministry for Women Affairs, Children and Social Welfare is a new ministry created by the government. Kinteh will be the the first to head the department. In a Facebook…

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GAMBIA: EX-ARMY COMMANDER MABA JOBE TO APPEAR BEFORE THE TRRC TODAY! adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

GAMBIA: EX-ARMY COMMANDER MABA JOBE TO APPEAR BEFORE THE TRRC TODAY!

Maba Jobe, the former Commander of the defunct Gambia National Army will today appear before the Truth, Reconciliation Commission (TRRC), Freedom Newspaper can reveal. This follows, an incriminating testimony given by the former ADC Captain Momodou Lamin Kassama against Jobe. Kassama had adduced in evidence during his testimony that Maba Jobe was opposed to the proposal he made to the National Security Council for bunkers to be built at the State House. He says Maba told him that: “We can take over the State House if wanted.” He says Jobe…

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Gambia Army Captain Confesses Before The TRC Of Damaging A Former Jawara Minister’s Eye adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia Army Captain Confesses Before The TRC Of Damaging A Former Jawara Minister’s Eye

A Gambian army Captain has emerged as the first witness to confess before the country’s TRC about his role in torturing a former Agriculture Minister under Jawara’s rule.  Captain Baboucarr Bah, an active serving member of Gambia’s military, today confessed that he was the soldier, who broke Omar Amadou Jallow’s eye.  The incident happened in 1995 after the PPP government was overthrown by soldiers led by Jammeh. OJ as he is fondly called, had lost one of his eyes during his encounter with the young soldier at the time. Bah…

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The Commission’s twelfth witness had broken into tears several times as he narrated his ordeal in detention following the 1994 coup. Batch Samba Jallow was among the civilians who were arrested following the coup. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

The Commission’s twelfth witness had broken into tears several times as he narrated his ordeal in detention following the 1994 coup. Batch Samba Jallow was among the civilians who were arrested following the coup.

BY;Kaw Yerro, TRRC: FATOU BENSOUDA CHARGED ME TREASON, SAYS WITNESS. The Commission’s twelfth witness had broken into tears several times as he narrated his ordeal in detention following the 1994 coup. Batch Samba Jallow was among the civilians who were arrested following the coup. The twelfth witness before the Truth Commission probing the human rights violations of the former dictator Yahya Jammeh has said he was charged with treason by Fatou Bensouda, the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court then Gambia’s prosecutor, even though it was evident there was no case…

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