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(JollofNews) – My guest this week is Sarata Jabbi-Dibba, a UK-based Gambian gender activist and anti-FGM campaigner. A former student of Muslim Senior Secondary School, she was a regular columnist...

(JollofNews) – Pata Saidykhan is a renowned Gambian political, social and cultural critic. A native of Jarra Sukuta, he graduated from the University of The Gambia and Bellevue University in the...

(JollofNews) – The coalition government of the Gambia appears to be going through an identity crisis. Perhaps this is to be expected considering the diverse composition of its make up. I was of...

(JollofNews) Demba Ali Jawo is the Gambia’s Minister of Information, Communication and Technology.  He previously worked as editor for a number of media outlets including the Dakar-based African...

(JollofNews) – Debates concerning what is the ‘right justice’ for victims are familiar feature of a transitional justice, after a legacy of past human rights violations. But without the right...

(JollofNews) – Dida Halake is a household name in the Gambia. He was a former managing director of the Daily Observer Newspaper and is a regular writer  on Gambian and African affairs. In this...

(JollofNews) – A renowned Gambian imam who fled the Gambia after severe persecution for daring to tell the unpleasant truth to the former regime of Yahya Jammeh Wednesday made a surprised return...

(JollofNews) – The last time I headed to The Gambia, on a Sunday evening SN Brussels flight from London Heathrow via Brussels and Dakar, I didn’t make it out of the airport terminal. Like a few...

(JollofNews)-  It cannot be overemphasized that churches in Africa are instrumental to the witch craze in the region. Programs and activities of faith organizations continue to fuel witchcraft suspicions...

(JollofNews)- I am not a fan of Donald Trump, the incumbent President of the United States. I didn’t stand with him. I stood with her- Hillary Clinton- in the last US Presidential election. No other...