Sunday, February 23, 2020

Burning Issues

Fate of 17 teachers at Tallinding U. B. S. to be...

By Louise JobeThe fate of the 17 teachers from Tallinding Upper Basic School who were not given teaching timetable since the beginning of this...

PEC Sittings Stalled as GCAA Fail to Bring Auditors

By Yankuba JallowSittings of the Public Accounts Committee of the National Assembly (PEC), was yesterday stalled by the Gambia Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), to...

National Assembly Gives Final Ultimatum to BCC

By Yankuba JallowThe National Assembly Select Committee on Local Government, gave the Banjul City Council a final ultimatum to produce all the necessary Financial...

226 Fishermen die, others missing in 2years Sub Regional Authorities Urged...

By MUHAMMED S. BAHGreen Peace Africa an International Organization has disclosed that over the past 2 years, at least 226 fishermen have lost their...

Has The State Come To Full Settlement Regarding The Case For...

QUESTION OF THE DAYMany people were surprised when students of Tallinding Upper Basic School took to the street to march to Region One Office...

Talinding U.B.S. Teachers And Students March To Region 1 Office

By Louise JobeTeachers and students of Talinding upper basic school went on the streets and marched to Region 1 Regional Office on Monday 22...

Soaring Food, Basic Commodity Prices

BY: MORRO ML MINTEHThe price of Commodities has yet again increased across major markets in the Municipality and the rest of the country. This...

How Many Stateless Persons Will The Deprivation Of Id Cards Create...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe issuing of ID cards should be scrutinised by independent and impartial observers. The UN, AU and ECOWAS should engage the...

When Will The Faraba Banta Commission Of Inquiry Report Be Published?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe significance of establishing a commission of inquiry is to allow an independent view of a situation to guide policy decisions....

Has The Chief Justice Started On The Right Footing In Appointing...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe announcement of the death in prison custody of Louis Gomez, former Deputy Director of the National Intelligence Agency in the...

Rigorous Screening Of ID Cards Claimants

By Kebba SeckaRigorous screening is applied be approval is given for the issuing of national identity cards. This has resulted in many claims for...

How Is Gov’t Going To Handle The Death Of Louis Gomez...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe Office of the President should issue a statement on the steps the government intends to take to get to the...

Pensioners Bitterly Lament Low Allowances, Other Payments

By Yankuba Jallow A representative body of Government Pensioners walked into the offices of Foroyaa Newspaper on Monday October 15th 2018, to bitterly lament to...

Does The National Assembly Have A Code Of Conduct And A...

QUESTION OF THE DAY:The National Assembly is an oversight institution. It has to have a code of conduct and a Committee on ethics. In...

Residents of Tallinding Medina Decry Insufficient Water Supply

By Yankuba JallowThe inhabitants of Tallinding Medina decry of inaccessible supply of water during an outreach programme organized by the Ward Development Committee, headed...

Which Authority Is Responsible For The Delay In Issuing Licence To...

QUESTION OF THE DAY:PURA is responsible for advising the Minister which applicant is qualified to establish radio and television stations. It is important for Foroyaa...

Are Brikama Magistrates Mobile?

QUESTION OF THE DAYReports reaching Foroyaa indicate that magistrates at the Brikama Magistrates Court who are eight in number, are provided with only one...

Former NIA Deputy Chief Dies In Prison Custody

By Mustapha JallowFormer Deputy Director General of the National Intelligence Agency who was standing trial at the Banjul high court with 7 other agents...

Is It Statutory For Political Parties To Hold Bi –Annual Congresses?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe Elections Act was amended in July 2015. The amendment made it a requirement for registered political parties to have regional...

Passengers, Drivers Raise Concerns On Lack Of Transport

By: Morro Ml MintehCommuters who spoke to this reporter, have expressed their concerns against drivers plying between Serrekunda, Tabokto, Lamin and Brikama, and the...