Sunday, March 24, 2019

Editorial

Is The Government Aware? Threat Of Deportation Of Gambians

An organisation called Gambia Refugee Association - Europe Branch has been addressing letters to parliamentarians and political parties. According to them, if the government...

Transgambia Bridge: Towards Sub Regional Integration Or Not?

The north and south banks of The Gambia have been separated by a river which is one of the most navigable rivers in West...

New Method Of Testifying Emerges At The TRRC

An anonymous witness shielded by a compartment with his voice distorted by electronic means appeared before the Commission yesterday, thus opening a new chapter...

Truth Is The Basis Of Transparency And Accountability

The old saying goes, “Speak the truth and speak it ever, cause it what it will, for he or she who hides the wrong,...

United Kingdom Has Not Decided

The prime minister of the United Kingdom suffered a defeat with 432 against and 202 in support of the motion on the proposed terms...

We Must Remember Them

Societies are characterised by two types of people; those who live at the expense of others and those who live to serve others. The Gambia...

Africa Giving Examples To The World: Democratic Republic Of Congo In...

Lumumba was the first prime minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo. History however revealed that most African countries at Independence, did not have...

Clarifying The Issue Of Justice: Ag Chambers Versus State House

Faraba Banta is still fresh in the minds of the people. After the Kanilai incident Faraba Banta marked the second bloodiest incident under the...

Execution Becoming Difficult, What Is The Problem? The Chief Justice Should...

Many litigants that have received awards from the courts are being referred to Foroyaa regarding the failure to execute awards given by courts. Some decisions...

President Barrow’s Address On How He Financed Candidates For Election

The statement issued by President Barrow claiming that he financed candidates during the national assembly elections to the tune of D150000, D200,000 or D300,000...

Campaign Financing Of The National Assembly Elections

After President Barrow revealed that he has awarded up to three hundred thousand dalasis to finance certain candidates in the 2017 elections the public...

Reminding Gambians

This period should always be backed by contemplation. All Gambians should take such time for stock taking. During this period in 2017 the country...

How Does Government Intend To Ensure The Purchase Of Groundnuts For...

The Minister of Agriculture needs to issue a statement after consultation with the National Food Security Processing and Marketing Corporation (formerly GGC), to inform...

Education Levy Waived For Newspapers

Initially companies were required to pay thirty thousand dalasis as national education levy. Two years ago the state decided to peg the national education...

Two Years After The Impasse

This period in 2017 was marked by tremendous uncertainty. Many people had left the country for fear of war breaking out. The streets were...

A New Beginning For The Gambia

The social media is often accused of promoting a culture of misinformation and misrepresentation. Everywhere social media is under attack. However, all the people...

National Assembly Takes A New Turn Is Party Politics Being Put...

The debates in the National Assembly and votes tend to give the impression that members of political parties in the National Assembly are no...

After The Party Congresses, Then What?

By the 31 of December, all nine political parties in the country would have held their congresses. They would have consolidated their membership and...

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SITS UP TO 3AM!

The Supplementary Appropriation Bill which was initially introduced requesting Deputies to appropriate D1.2 billion, was initially reduced to a sum of over D500 million,...

Seeds, Fertiliser And Farm Implements Essential For Farmers

Farmers need good seeds to get a good harvest. They need fertiliser to increase yields. They also need farm implements to get bumper harvest....