The Journalist’s Creed:
Written By Alagi Yorro Jallow
I’ve stated on numerous occasions in some of my publications and through social media how disappointed I am with my former profession. The media, the free press, given constitutional protection by the founders and pioneers of this nation to be the watchdog over the “grand experiment” that was and is Gambian longest tradition, is failing in its responsibility and, in my opinion, sacred trust and duty to inform the citizenry of the actions of its government.
The Gambia press is negligent and derelict in its duty.
Shortly after founding...