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Gambia: Hon. Suwaibou Touray’s Contribution to the Adjournment Debate

opinion By Kebba Af Touray The Wuli East member of the Gambia National Assembly Hon. SuwaibouTouray made his contribution during the adjournment debate on 31st July 2017 and spoke on various issues affectingthe country such as the bad road conditions in Wuli, Water issues at Farato and the issue of fertiliser distribution among others. Hon. Touray told his colleagues that …

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Jammeh threatens opposition with death but conveniently ignores Senegal

  Jammeh walking out of a polling station in 2011 (By Sidi Sanneh) Yaya Jammeh’s current tour of the provinces is characterized by hauling insults at the opposition by referring to them as vermin and threatening to killing opposition members and burying them 9 feet deep. His venom was not reserved only for the political class but for anyone who …

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Gambia and Senegal fail to reach agreement on border closure; next round of negotiations in July, meanwhile borders remain closed

  Foreign Ministers McDoull-Gaye of Gambia  SenegalGaye and Ndiaye The 14-hour talks between Gambia and Senegal on the 13-week old border closure lasted until the wee hours of Monday morning without reaching an agreement. The next round of negotiations is scheduled for July which means the borders between the two countries will remain closed until then, assuming that the two …

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