23rd April 2017
Why Ngugi wa Thiong'o Should have Won the Nobel Prize for Literature
By Zoe Norridge (03/11/16)
On top of his achievement as an imaginative artist, the Kenyan writer's decision to write in Gikuyu is a truly brave move deserving high reward.
Guinea Teenager: Legal Aid Secures the Discharge of Boy in Freetown
By Ranger (26/11/16)
The Legal Aid Board has secured the discharge of a 15 year old Guinean boy who was standing trial for conspiracy and shop breaking.
UN Boss Dismayed at Security Seizure of Electoral Offices in Gambia
By Press Release (16/12/16)
President Yahya Jammeh has become a thorn in the flesh of the international community after his about-turn in the Gambia elections.
Sierra Leone's New Cabinet Ministers Break the 30% Women Barrier
By Press Release (30/03/16)
President Ernest Koroma has broken new grounds with the 30% women in cabinet. Sierra Leone is paving the way for gender empowerment.
Gambia President-Elect Adama Barrow Promises a Two-Term Limit
By Dimitris Chantzaras (06/12/16)
Adama Barrow, who won the election ending 22-year rule of President Yahya Jammeh, vows to introduce two-term limit, Al Jazeera says.
No Justice for Murdered Burkinabe Journalist as Observance Held
By Press Release (18/12/16)
At the Justice Palace in the capital Ouagadougou, demonstrators observed 13 minutes of silence in remembrance of Nobert Zongo.
Disgraced Former Vice President Sam-Sumana Seeks ECOWAS Justice!!
By Press Release (05/11/16)
The former disgraced Vice President of Sierra Leone Sam-Sumana has gone ballistic again by seeking justice from the ECOWAS Court.
US, ECOWAS Condemn Jammeh's Rejection of the Election in Gambia
By Emma Farge in Dakar (10/12/16)
As ECOWAS suspends Gambia, Senegal has called for U.N. Security meeting over Yahya Jammeh's rejection of the Dec. 1 elections.
Youths Uneasy with Jammeh and Barrow's Political Situation
By Press Release (20/12/16)
Youths are said to have been living in fear during Yahya Jammeh’s 22 years in power. They dream to seek greener pastures abroad.
Gambia’s Female Goal Keeper & Star Wrestler Drown at Mediterranean Sea
By Sekou Bagoko (16/11/16)
Gambians are currently mourning the drowning of two of the nation's rising sports stars at the Mediterranean sea while en route to Italy.
Iluka Sand Miner to Spend $290M to Improve Safety at Sierra Rutile
By Press Release (12/12/16)
Another mouth-watering windfall on the way to Sierra Leone to hopefully improve the health and safety of workers at the Sierra Rutile.
President Koroma Attends ECOWAS Heads of State Summit in Nigeria
By Press Release (22/12/16)
The ECOWAS Heads of State meet in Nigeria will touch primarily on the political impasse currently engulfing the elections in the Gambia.