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China: No to North Korea Invasion by USA!

China: No to North Korea Invasion by USA!

China Clarifies North Korea Position China’s official English language daily, Global Times, made the Chinese position public in an editorial of 10th August 2017: If North Korea attacks and USA “retaliates” China will remain neutral … but, China will “prevent” invasion of North Korea by the USA. China sees “no strategic benefit to the USA” in a war with North[Read More…]

by August 11, 2017 News
Chief Manneh Family Still NOT Paid!

Chief Manneh Family Still NOT Paid!

‘Who Murdered My Son’ The father of the Gambia’s disappeared journalist wants to know “who murdered my son.” Chief Ebrima Manneh, who worked for the Daily Observer newspaper, went missing since July 2006 after his arrrst. He was believed to have been murdered but the Jammeh government never came clean on his whereabouts. Both Manneh’s family and rights groups have[Read More…]

by August 4, 2017 News
Bless VP Tambajang – Madi NOT Happy!

Bless VP Tambajang – Madi NOT Happy!

Mommy Tambajang Please Ignore Brother Madi Note: This was first published on 26th January 2017 – only a week after Monster Jammeh’s Departure and the beginning of the Coalition In-fighting. Thank God Madam Tambajang had the fortitude to stay the course. Madi is STILL not happy – his piece is below). My Gambian brother Madi Jobarteh who has “consulted and exchanged[Read More…]

by July 26, 2017 Politics
Amadou Samba v Sidi Sanneh Part 4

Amadou Samba v Sidi Sanneh Part 4

TWO PIECES; ONE FROM FACEBOOK & THE OTHER SIDI SANNEH’S BLOG RE-PRINT OF PANAMA PAPERS STORY (And Dida’s own archived photos of Amadou!) ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. Zakaria Kemo Konteh – Facebook – 25 July 2017 Given genuine threat to our democracy, we should be very cautious and not quickly be dismissive of every information as scaremongering or campaign to undermine/discredit the coalition[Read More…]

by July 26, 2017 Politics
Amadou Samba v Sidi Sanneh Part 3

Amadou Samba v Sidi Sanneh Part 3

ECHO Rebound: Amadou Samba v Sidi Sanneh Part 3 From: “Bathurst Gambia” Facebook 25.7.2017 Journalists for Sale I know Sankareh, I know him extremely well and I also know what he is capable of and with that said, I’d like to clarify since sidisanneh.blogspot.com is my creation. It is rather unfortunate that people will actually believe Amadou Samba of all[Read More…]

by July 25, 2017 Gambia Travel
“Sidi Sanneh Lying!” – Samba Drama Continues!

“Sidi Sanneh Lying!” – Samba Drama Continues!

‘I Have Never Been Arrested’— Amadou  Samba Tells The Gambia Echo as Dakar Interpol Denies Ex-Gambia First Lady, Zeineb Jammeh’s Senegal Presence Gambia Echo – July 25, 2017 By EBRIMA G. SANKAREH, Editor-in-Chief “Mr. Sankareh, news of my dining with the former Gambian First Lady, Zeineb Jammeh, in a lush Dakar restaurant and reports of my subsequent arrest, detention and questioning by[Read More…]

by July 25, 2017 Education
R.I.P Daily Observer!

R.I.P Daily Observer!

R.I.P Daily Observer! I have been following the tragic story of the Daily Observer. I wrote a piece a month ago and I reproduce it below. Now we have a situation where:- Staff have not been paid for two months – and really as I noted in the piece below, cannot realistically be paid; No one knows who owns the[Read More…]

by July 25, 2017 Opinions