Saturday, May 25, 2019

General News

Sedition law unconstitutional – Attorney General

The Attorney General and Minister of Justice has acknowledged before the Supreme Court on Wednesday that the law on sedition is unconstitutional. He is...

Land gift for winner in Hoyantan-Jammeh combat

By Sulayman Bah and Abdoulie Fatty Winner in the titanic clash between Hoyantan and wrestler Yaya Jammeh will receive a 20x30 land gift as staked...

THE NATIONAL STAKEHOLDERS CONFERENCE ON TRANSITIONAL PROGRAMMES AND MECHANISM

The stakeholders conference held by the Minister of Justice gave opportunity to all stakeholders to look into the constitutional, legal, administrative and institutional reforms...

WHAT IS THE IMPLICATION OF BUDGET REVIEW?

REVIEW? Currently the total debt of the country is more than the GDP of the country which amounts to 47 billion dalasis. The domestic debt...

WHAT WOULD THE FUTURE COUNCILS LOOK LIKE?

The Independent Electoral Commission did announce that it will conduct by elections for six vacant council seats on 24 May 2017. At the moment...

WARRANT OFFICER PA SANNEH ARRESTED

By Mustapha Jallow Warrant Officer Class 1 (WOC1) who goes by the name Pa Sanneh, a native of Kartong, was arrested and detained at Yundum...

DISSAPPEARED KANILAI NATIVE STILL NOT SEEN

By Mustapha Jallow Mrs. Masireh Jammeh, a native of Kanilai who was arrested since July 15th, 2005 is believed to have been summarily executed by...

False Information charge against Bory Saidy Withdrawn

By Yankuba Jallow The false information trial involving Bory J. Saidy, has been withdrawn from court by attorneys from the Attorney General’s Chambers. The attorneys in...

YPM BOARD VICE-CHAIR INSPIRES GIRLS

By Aja Musu Bah-Daffeh Mrs Fatim Badjie, Vice Chairperson Board of Directors Young People in the Media (YPM) has inspired young girls throughout the country...

Australian Ambassador hosts Gambian beneficiaries of Australian scholarships

"The Australian Ambassador, Mr Paul Lehmann, was pleased to host an event with a group of Gambians who have studied under the Australian scholarship...

RURAL GAMBIA AT 50 FOCUS ON ROADS POOR ROAD...

By Abdoulie G. Dibba This column is meant to monitor and report on issues that concern the people of the rural area in terms of...

Risking Disease Infection and Exploitation –The Heart-wrenching Stories of Women Forced...

By Amie Sanneh It is a foggy night punctuated by a chilly weather. Inside is lit up by a revolving bright light which produces a...

FONI BINTANG ARRESSTEES RELEASED ON BAIL

The Foni Bintang arrestees have been released on bail with no charges been made against them, according to the newly elected national assembly member...

ELECTIONS ARE A GREAT CHALLENGE FOR THE MEDIA-SAYS IEC CHAIRMAN

By Aja Musu Bah Daffeh Alieu Momarr Njai, the Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission has described Elections as a great challenge for the media...

Baboucarr Njie is named as soldier arrested at Banjul Mosque

By MUHAMMED S. BAH Babucarr Njie is confirmed as the soldier who was arrested in possession of a gun at the King Fahd Mosque in...

ALAGIE SOSSEH TRIALS AT DALKURD

By Sulayman Bah Former Scorpions’ forward Alagie Sosseh is aiming to get signed to a club prior to start of the season as he trials...

DEBATE ON CABINET FORMATION UNFOLDING

According to section 76(1) of the constitution the president of the republic possesses executive power: “The executive power of The Gambia is vested in the...

Inaugural address of H.E. Adama Barrow President of The Republic of...

19th January 2017 Fellow Gambians and friends of The Gambia, I am humbled to stand before you to address the whole world on this historic...

More Than 3,000 Gambian Refugees In Karang (Senegal)

By Aja Musu Bah Daffeh More than 3,000 Gambians are currently living in the border town of Karang as refugees. This was revealed to Foroyaa...

Who is behind the closure of radio stations?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Who is behind the closure of radio stations? One would have thought that the existence of an incoming and outgoing government president...