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When Will Young Victims Needing Treatment Abroad Be Considered?

QUESTION OF THE DAYPassports have been sought, medical papers assembled and hope rekindled that after the horrendous testimonies of neglect and disappointment the new...

Who Is Responsible For Issuing Of Diplomatic Passports And To Whom?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa has started making an inquiry into the rules on issuing diplomatic passports. By its very nature, diplomatic passport is a...

In The Diplomatic Passport Saga Arrests In Germany, Gambia

By Momodou JarjuThe office of the Government's spokesperson has disclosed the arrests of several people in Germany and the Gambia in the on-going Diplomatic...

When will President Barrow address the nation and what should he...

QUESTION OF THE DAY  The state of the nation address delivered at the National Assembly is still outstanding. State house is yet to indicate when...

Heavy Flood Hampers Traffic Flow in KM

By Makutu Manneh/Yankuba Jallow/Lamin Fatty Traffic along the Kairaba Avenue and the Brikama – Banjul highway came to a standstill for over three hours on...

When Will The State Issue A Press Release On The 38...

QUESTION OF THE DAY   Timber export has generated billions of dalasis since 2014, some sources allege. What ought to be done is for the economic intelligence...

What is the Conclusion of the Investigation of the Police on...

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa expects that the government will issue a press release or hold a press conference on the outcome of the official...

Will The State Put The Civil Disobedience Behind Us?

QUESTION OF THE DAYMr Ousman Darboe is now in his grave. His burial is history. The lessons are now evident in the national media....

NHRC Calls for Change on Antagonism between Police, Youth Esp.

By Momodou JarjuThe Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Emmanuel Joof, has made a clarion call for change to the antagonism people...

8 Arrested Over Diplomatic Passport Scandal

On Monday, 02 September 2019, a statement was received from the Gambian police in Banjul through its spokesperson, indicating that 9 people were arrested...

Gov’t Intercepts 38 Containers Of Timber

By Madiba SinghatehThe Minister of the Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Lamin Dibba, said his Ministry has intercepted over thirty container loads of...

Why Have Most Commentators Separated Ex-President Jawara As A Person From...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe answer is simple. His achievement as a person in using education as an instrument for upliftment in social status provided...

When Will Ousman Darboe Be Buried?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Ousman Darboe has finally been subjected to post mortem and the body has been given to the family yesterday for burial....

Artist Groups Call For The Immediate Release of ‘Killa’ Ace

With MUHAMMED S. BAHThe Working Group of Musicians as Messengers of Democracy project, strongly condemn the arbitrary arrests and detention of citizens in the...

Is It The Duty Of The National Assembly To Push President...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Columnists and commentators have been publishing views tending to give the impression that National Assembly members could amend the Constitution and...

Heavy flooding hits Kanifing-Municipality

By Nelson Manneh The roads in the Kanifing Municipality on Wednesday morning was inundated with water from the downpour of rain. Dozens of vehicles were seen...

Is The State Adopting A Heavy Hand To Deal With Civil...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe worst form of justice is collective punishment. This type of punishment emanates from using few people as examples to seemingly...

What is the content of section 63(1) and Section 65 (1)...

QUESTION OF THE DAYSection 63 subsection (1) of the Constitution reads:“The term of office of an elected President shall, subject to subsection (3) and...

Is The EU Ambassador Correct In Stating That The MOU Was...

Foroyaa approached Halifa Sallah, the spokesperson of the Coalition and the President at that time. He said that there is nothing like an unsigned...

PURA Fines Africell D5.5 Million: Suspends sale of SIM cards by...

By Momodou JarjuIn a public notice made available to Foroyaa for publication, the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has fined Africell D5,580,000.00 for selling...