Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Education

UTG Students Call for Extension of Deadline

By Nelson Manneh Hundreds of students of the University of the Gambia have called on the administration to extend the deadline for clearance of the...

University Student Appeals For Scholarship

By Kebba Secka Twenty two year old Omar Gingally, a student of the University of the Gambia, appeals for scholarship from Samaritans, NGOs, and Government,...

Teachers’ Strike: Stakeholders Call For Negotiations

By Kebba Mamburay and Kebba Secka Heademasters and mistresses, students, parents and teachers of schools affected by the strike of the teachers have called for...

‘Teachers for Change’ Meet Ombudsman, ...

By Yankuba Jallow Teachers Task Force otherwise called 'Teachers for Change', on Friday September 28th, met Vice President Ousainou Darboe for the second time in...

‘Teachers For Change’ React To VP Darboe’s Ultimatum

By Yankuba Jallow Following their meeting with vice president of the Gambia, Teachers for Change members have insisted on their sit down strike, saying that...

“Nobody will drag us to a strike within an unreasonable framework,”...

By Louise Jobe Mr Essay Sowe the Deputy Secretary General of Gambia Teachers Union (GTU) has said that the GTU have been registered formally as...

‘Teachers For Change’ Meet Vice President

By Yankuba Jallow 'Teachers for Change' Task Force (TFC), Tuesday September 25th, met the Vice President Ousainou Darboe at his office, to discuss issues surrounding their sit-down strike. Speaking...

Advance Diploma College Student Seeks Financial Assistance

By Nelson Manneh Ebou Jassey a citizen of Kerr Omar Saine village in the North Bank Region, yesterday September 25th 2018, walked into the Foroyaa Office,...

Teachers Continue To Stay Away From Work

By Louise Jobe Teachers who are part of the newly formed pressure group ‘Teachers for Change’ (TFC), have stayed away from work since Schools reopened on...

Teachers Set To Go On Strike

By Yankuba Jallow Hundreds of teachers attended the Teachers For Change meeting at Abuko Upper Basic School yesterday to renew their commitment to go on...

GPU/UTG Graduate Journalists on ...

By Nelson Manneh / Kebba Mumburay Fifty Journalists from different Media Houses in the country on Saturday September 22nd 2018, completed training on Court Reporting and...

‘Teachers For Change’ Insist Nothing ...

By Momodou Jarju/Nelson Manneh/Yankuba Jallow/ Louise Jobe  Members of the taskforce for ‘Teachers for Change’ (TFC), insist that nothing can stop them from embarking on...

Teachers Get Conflicting Messages On Strike Action

By Yankuba Jallow Gambian teachers have been receiving conflicting messages from teachers’ association/unions. While the established Gambia Teachers Union is urging teachers to report to...

‘Migrant Project’ Trains Journalists

By: Kebba AF Touray The Migrant Project (TMP), has conducted training for Journalists, to enhance their reporting skills on migration issues, as well give migrants...

Mile Ii Inmates Graduate From Rehabilitation Training

BY: MORRO ML MINTEH The Gambia Prison Fellowship the Gambia, on Saturday September 15th 2018, graduated 26 inmates at the State’s Central Prison at Mile...

‘Teachers For Change’ Call For Strike While GTU On Teachers To...

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai “Teachers for Change, a group of teachers who are dissatisfied with the manner the Gambia Teachers Union (GTU) pursue their interest...

‘Teachers To Embark on Sit-Down Strike If’ ...

By Momodou Jarju The National Executive Committee of the Gambia Teachers Union, GTUNEC, will advice members to stay away from duty in protest, if Government...

MoBSE To Abolish Levies In Public Schools ...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Minister for Basic and Secondary Education, (MoBSE), Claudiana Cole, said her Ministry will abolish all forms of levies in public...

“Education Curriculum Should Include Debate, Public Speaking” Mustapha Kah

By: Yankuba Jallow Mustapha Kah of the ‘Banjul Open Debate’, has said Gambia’s education curriculum, should include debate and public speaking. Kah made this assertion at...

19 Candidates Score Aggregate 6

A total of 19 candidates scored aggregate 6 in the 2018 Gambia Basic Education Certificate Examinations. The total number of candidates who entered for...