Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Burning Issues

What Is The Way Forward For The Gambia In 2019?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa has been trying to interview the Secretary General of each of the political parties that went to Congress to find...

Who Are The Enemies Of The State That President Barrow Mentioned?

QUESTION OF THE DAY For two years no one has heard about any uprising or armed attack against state institutions. However in his end of...

Halifa Sallah Slams National Assembly for Participating in Flawed Process

By Yankuba Jallow National Assembly Member for Serre-Kunda Constituency, Halifa Sallah has on Thursday slammed the National Assembly including the Speaker for participating in a...

What Are The Political Parties Ready To Offer The Gambian People...

QUESTION OF THE DAY: All the parties have completed the task of holding their congresses. Foroyaa has followed the deliberations of all the political parties...

Four People Arrested In Sanyang

By Hatab Nyang / Louise Jobe Four residents of Sanyang  in the Kombo South District, were on Thursday December 27th 2018 arrested and detained by...

Is The National Council For Civic Education Well Equipped To Perform...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Does the National Council for Civic Education have enough vehicles to carry out its constitutional mandate? Does it have to pay...

How Will The IEC Handle A Split In A Political Party?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Each political party has a constitution which is binding to all who subscribe to it. Hence if all members abide by...

Foroyaa Asks Halifa Sallah, What Happened And Why He Did Not...

QUESTION OF THE DAY: “People who claim that I abstained, do not have elementary knowledge of the Constitution or the Standing Orders. I did not...

What Is The Price Of Groundnuts?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The National Food Security Processing and Marketing Corporation (GGC) is responsible for setting the price of groundnuts both at the secco...

Faraba Policewoman Arrested And Detained

By Louise Jobe Aja Sanyang a police woman and native of Faraba Bantang has been arrested and detained at Banjulunding Police Station on Thursday 20...

Stringent Measures applied in the issuance of National ID Card

By Louise Jobe   Stringent measures are being applied in the issuance of national identity cards resulting to a host of complaints from those who...

Do Gambians Have The Right To Recall Their Representatives?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 91 subsection (1)(f) states that a member of the National Assembly shall vacate his...

Could The National Assembly Be The Same Again?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Events of tremendous significance are taking place at the National Assembly. The members are not only taking the Executive to task....

Who Killed Deyda Hydara?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The family and the public are informed that investigation is still taking place and that since May 2017 an arrest warrant...

Finance Minister Issues Warning as Government Secures US $11 Million

By Kebba Secka The Minister of Finance Mambury Njie has on Friday 14th December, 2018 warned that any Government Accounting Officers who spends more than...

Will The National Assembly Members Approve The Supplementary Estimates Of Over...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Journalists went to the National Assembly yesterday and learnt that the public and finance committee needed time in doing a thorough...

Will The Government Be Able To Maintain Services Without Domestic Borrowing?

QUESTION OF THE DAY This is a question that Foroyaa would try to answer by listening to the debate on the budget. This paper will...

Are The People Of Garawol And Diabugu Now Engaged In Dialogue?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Signs of a dialogue are not yet evident, both sides in both communities are standing their grounds at the moment. The...

Vox Pop On Death Penalty

Following increase contributions of whether to abolish or reinstate the death penalty, this reporter went on a vox-pop with people in society, to find...

Six People From Faraba Banta Arrested, Detained, Released On Bail

By Louise Jobe Reliable information reaching this medium indicate that six villagers from Faraba Banta, have been arrested and detained at the Banjulunding Police Station,...