President Yahya Jammeh’s newly announced “Operation Bulldozer”, which aims to weed out criminals in the Gambia, has been greeted with mixed reactions.  In this piece, compiled by Editor Bamba Mass and our Banjul Correspondent, Gambians from different walks of life spoke on Mr. Jammeh’s latest announcement. Hear their comments: Omar,Continue Reading

Gambian president Yahya Jammeh has responded to his critics who accused him of being everything that symbolizes division. But Jammeh said such claims are mere blanket allegations meant to smear his image because “I am not a tribalist and will never promote tribalism in the country.” Mr.Jammeh made the remarksContinue Reading

Mali’s interim President was hospitalized after he had been beaten by irate protesters who stormed the West African country’s presidential palace, demanding his immediate resignation. Diouncunda Traore’s assailants reportedly hit him on the head, leaving him with serious injuries. He was rushed to Bamako hospital where he was treated forContinue Reading