Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Burning Issues

Golden Lead Factory Accused of Allegedly Trading In Foreign Currency

By: Louise Jobe Golden Lead, a Chinese fish meal processing factory mired in alleged waste dumping into the Ocean and surrounding environment of Gunjur, is...

Rejection and withdrawal of candidature

By: Kebba AF Touray The Independent Electoral Commission has announced the rejection of the candidature of Pa Amadou Susso of the APRC and the withdrawal...

What Is The Relation Between Having A Criminal Record And Being...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Local Government Act indicates who is or is not qualified to stand as a candidate for election for council seat....

Will There Be Fresh Election To The Women’s Council In Sami...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The women’s council is not supposed to be partisan. It was supposed to provide a forum for dialogue to promote the...

Are There Winners Or Losers In Elections?

QUESTION OF THE DAY There are no winners or losers in elections. There are only those who are chosen and those who are not chosen....

Is There Any Controversy On The Declaration Of Results Made By...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The IEC Chairman declared on 13 April 2018, that the APRC won 18 seats and the GDC 23 seats. The figure was...

Is The National Assembly Empowered To Cause A Commission Of Enquiry...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Under section 109 of the constitution, the National Assembly has power to set up a committee to inquire into any matter...

R2K Calls On National Assembly To Inquire Into Semlex Contract

By Yankuba Jallow Right to Know (R2K) has called on the National Assembly of the Gambia as representatives of the people to form an independent...

Who Are The Mayoral Candidates For The Kanifing Municipality?

QUESTION OF THE DAY NEWSPAPER REPORTS frequently flag the names and pictures of many aspirants for mayor of the Kanifing Municipality. Some of the aspirants...

Shortage Of Fish At Coastal Landing Sites

Information reaching this medium indicate shortage of fish in almost all coastal fish landing sites, affecting the fishermen and women (bana banas), but most...

When Will The Members Of The Constitutional Review Commission Be Appointed...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Constitutional Review Commission Act was assented to by the President on 11 January 2018 and published in the Gazette on...

Officers, Civilians Invited To Give Statement On Soldier’s Death

By Mustapha Jallow The spokesperson for the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), Sunday told this medium that some security personnel and local civilians, were invited to...

‘Victim’s Center’ March In Demand For Justice From Government

By Yankuba Jallow / Louise Jobe  Members of the Victims’ Center including family members and loved ones, held a protest march 17th April 2018, on Independence...

Bakoteh Dumpsite Bulldozer Faulty

By Madiba Singhateh This reporter can confirm that the bulldozer stationed at the Bakoteh dumpsite, has stopped working two weeks ago. According to reports, the breakdown...

How Many People Voted In The Local Government Elections Compared To...

QUESTION OF THE DAY This is the final phase of the 2016 – 2018 electoral cycle. The mayoral/chairpersonship elections will be the climax. 302,528 voters...

Foul Odour Emanates From Kotu Aqua Sanitary Field Kotu, Manjai Residents...

By Madiba Singhateh The residents of Kotu and environ, have complained of the terrible odour that emanates from the Sanitary field in the swamps near...

Soldier Whose Corpse Was Found In Well, Finally Laid To Rest

By Mustapha Jallow Corporal Baboucarr M.S Bah alias Sheriffo-Kujabi whose corpse was found in a well, was finally laid to rest in the cemetery of...

Gov’t Vows To Establish Truth In Students Massacre

By Kebba Jeffang The Gambia’s Justice Ministry on Tuesday April 10th, said the country is committed to establish the truth about the circumstances leading to...

Lone Armed Robber Still At Large

By Mustapha Jallow The lone armed robber who raided the Jah Oil Petrol station in Brikama on Monday 9th April 2018 and making off with...

Can The President Remove A Councillor Or Chairperson From Office?

QUESTION OF THE DAY During the last session of the National Assembly, the Assembly passed a bill repealing subsection (14) of section 20 of the...

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