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 THE VOICE OF THE VOICELESS

With Biran Gaye This column aspires to offer voice to the under-privileged, vulnerable and marginalised groups in the country, and share their plights to inspire...

“Passing Disability Bill Means Upholding Sovereignty of All Citizens,” Says Krubally

By Ndey Sowe Muhammed Krubally, a lawyer by profession and the Gambia’s first and only visually impaired magistrate and the Chairperson of the Gambia Federation...

“We Suffered In COVID-19”: Differently Able Women Narrate Their Ordeal in...

By Makutu Manneh Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the lives of people globally, posing major threat to the economic and social fabric society. The differently able women...

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Women Unhappy with Helpline Created to...

By Ndey Sowe The Development Officer on Women and Children at the Association of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (GADHOH), Isatou Sanyang, has revealed...

GAA President Warns of Occupying National Assembly if Disability Bill is...

By: Kebba AF Touray Musa Kandeh, the President of the Gambia Amputee Association (GAA), has warned that they will occupy the National Assembly if Parliamentarians...

GFD finally Celebrate World Disability Day

With Madi S. Njie Welcome to another Edition of the Disability Column, the column that informs of the activities and concerns of Persons With Disability...

Rights & Welfare Of Persons With Disabilities, The Vulnerable & Less...

By Madi S Njie Updates on the ongoing Free Weekly Clubfoot Treatment Program at Kanifing and Banjul Hospitals Introduction: In this edition of Rights & Welfare of...

GFD Defer IDD Celebrations Due to 3 Years ‘Jotna’

By Madi Njie Modou A.F. Bahoum, the newly appointed Executive Director of the Gambia Federation of the Disable (GFD), has disclosed that their federation has...

In Celebrating International Deaf Week: GADHOH Members call for Unity

By Madi S. Njie Members of the Gambia Association of Deaf and Hard of Hearing (GADHOH) have called for unity among members and to work...

‘ARTICLE 19’, GFD Holds National Stakeholders Disability Rights Bill

By Kebba Secka ‘Article 19’, a Non-governmental Organization (NGO) whose mandate is to defend freedom of expression and access to information, in collaboration with the Gambia...

NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US: ...

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia College’s Differently Abled Association, on the 6th of November 2018, commemorated International Day of Persons with Disabilities, at the Gambia...

Visually Impaired Mp Speaks Out ‘Disability does not mean inability’

By Ndey Sowe Foroyaa: Can you please tell me your name? Ndey: My name is Ndey Secka. Foroyaa: Tell me about yourself? Ndey: I was born in the...

‘The physically challenged have limitations, not disability’

By Momodou Jarju Yahya Muhammed Bah has said what the physically challenged have are limitations but not disability itself, as society views them. He pointed...

GADHOH Celebrates International Week of the Deaf

By Louise Jobe Gambia Association of Deaf and Hard of Hearing joined the rest of the world to commemorate international week of the Deaf on...

“Democracy reduces political uncertainty and instability” NCCE’s Yabou

By Kebba Jeffang The National Council for Civic Education’s (NCCE) senior official, Ansumana Yabou, told communities in Foni that democracy is a system that reduces...

‘GAF seeks Legal advice from AG chambers about detained soldiers’ –...

By Mustapha Jallow Gambia Armed Forces is seeking Legal advice from the Attorney General on the issue of a group of soldiers who are currently...