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Tomato Factory calls for Government Support

By Yankuba JallowSait Drammeh, the Managing Director of GACH has asked for government support particularly with the cost of electricity, which he considered as...

Third Fuel Price Increment In 2019

By Makutu Manneh The prices of petrol and diesel has increased for the third time in 2019. After visiting different fuel stations within the Kanifing Municipality,...

Banjul Breweries Ltd on the Verge of Shutting Down

By Nelson Manneh    Borri Darboe the Country Sales and Marketing Manager of the Banjul Breweries Ltd yesterday indicated that if the Government does not revise...

‘Senfour’ Bakers Lament Challenges Encountered After Bikers Suspension

By Nelson Manneh ‘Senfour’ Bakers have narrated to this reporter their current challenges after the Government suspended ‘bikers’ or distributors who serve as middlemen in...

Stakeholders Not Pleased with Suspension of ‘Bikers’

By Nelson MannehBakers, ‘bikers’, vendors have expressed their displeasure with the decision of the government to prohibit ‘bikers’ from supplying bread for retail sale.The ‘bikers’...

Government Suspends ‘Bikers’ from Supplying Bread

By Nelson MannehThe Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment has decided to temporarily suspend operations of all “bikers” from Kanifing Municipality...

Internet Service Providers React To Sonatel’s Coming To Gambia

By Yankuba JallowGambian internet service providers have reacted to Sonatel’s deal to enter the Gambian market through partnering with Xoom Wireless.Foroyaa engaged local internet...

Gambian, Senegalese Transport Unions ...

By Louise Jobe / Madi NjieThe president of the Gambia National Transport Union Omar Ceesay, and his Senegalese counterpart Gora Huma, together with other...

New Telecom Company Set to Enter Gambian Market

By Muhammed S. BahSubject to approval, Senegalese telecommunication giant Sonatel, is set to enter the Gambian market.Sonatel has announced in a press release that...

Consumers, Sellers Decry Scarcity of Fish

By Makutu MannehAfter visiting many fish landing and selling points, this reporter visited Banjul and spoke to fish mongers who explained the difficulties they...

New Investment Policy To Promote Gambia’s Industralisation

By: Sana CamaraState House, 25th April, 2019 - A new Cabinet paper on the Gambia’s National Investment Policy (2019 – 2024) is seeking to...

President Barrow Urges Trade Ministry To Dialogue With Bakers

By MUHAMMED S. BAHPresident Barrow has told the Ministry of Trade to engage in dialogue with Bakers in order to solve the long standing...

The Bakers, Flour Producers, Middlepersons And Consumers

Bread is a core driver of the informal sector in The Gambia. Food is an indispensable commodity. Each person must eat every day to...

Bikers Deny Responsibility for Increase In Bread Price

By Awa Touray / Nelson Manneh Bikers who serve as the middlemen in the distribution of bread from bakeries to shops, have on Tuesday told...

Bakau Fishermen Concerned With Presence of Unknown Fishing Trawlers in Gambian...

By: Makutu MannehFishermen at Bakau Fish landing site have expressed concern over the number of unknown fishing trawlers intruding the Bakau coastline.This they say...

Senfour Modern Bakeries Association Faults Middlepersons

By Muhammed S Bah / Nelson Manneh / Awa TourayThe Senfour Modern Bakeries Association has indicated that trading by middlepersons is responsible for the...

Fishermen Decry Low Catches

By Makutu MannehFishermen in Tanji and Brufut Fish landing sites lament the low catch they are experiencing since the beginning of the year.This, they...

Bread Scarcity Hits Greater Banjul Area

By: Nelson Manneh and Muhammed S. Bah  It has come to the notice of Foroyaa that the populace of the Greater Banjul Area has experienced...

Trade Fair Gambia International Opens

By: Kebba AF TourayThe 13th edition of the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) International Trade Fair, opened on Sunday April 7th 2019,...

Introducing GYINer Ebrima Janko of Sotuma Sere In The Upper River...

Ebrima Janko has opted for farming to be his profession. He is into cultivation and marketing of food crops such as groundnuts, coos, millet,...