Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Burning Issues

GAF Officer Released, Reinstated

By Mustapha Jallow Lance Corporal Deeno Sanneh, who was detained for 6 months without trial after being suspected of being part of a ‘WhatsApp’ group...

Supreme Court Returns Questions Of Interpretation For Reformulation

By Yankuba Jallow The Supreme Court on Thursday 23 November 2017 sent back the questions of interpretation of the Constitution to the High Court for...

Should False News Be Criminalised?

QUESTION OF THE DAY There is no human being who does not make the error of spreading rumours which may sometimes be false. Politicians as...

Darboe, Others’ Appeal Dismissed

By Yankuba Jallow The Supreme Court of the Gambia has on Thursday 23rd November 2017, dismissed Lawyer Ousainou Darboe and others’ case by dismissing the claims...

Janneh Commission Visits Airport, Green Industry, MCG

By Mamadou Dem   Malick Njock Jagne, an Aviation Safety Inspector yesterday revealed that the Gambia Government has recommended for sale, three aircrafts purchased by the...

64TH MPC Meeting Held

By: Kebba AF Touray   The Central Bank of The Gambia has convened its 64th Monetary Policy Committee meeting yesterday, 23rd November 2017, to assess development in the...

NAWEC Launches Road Map As Energy Crisis Deepens

By Kebba Jeffang  The National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), launched its roadmap to address emergency and temporal utility problems. The roadmap according to experts, is...

President To Relocate To State House

By Kebba Jeffang Gambian President Adama Barrow will finally move to the State House in Banjul after being sworn in 11 months ago, Press Director...

Has False Alkalorship Elections Taken Place In Ngayen Sanjal?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The information received from Ngayen Sanjal alleges, that a group of people under false pretence have claimed to have conducted Alkalorship...

Supreme Court set to Decide on Laws Criminalising Speech

By Yankuba Jallow and Kebba Jeffang The Supreme Court has adjourned the Gambia Press Union’s law suit against government that seeks the decriminalization of false...

Accountant General, Bank MDs Reappear at ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Mamadou Dem  The Government’s Accountant General, Momodou Lamin Bah, Trust Bank Managing Director and the Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank Ayodeyel Bolaji, yesterday...

WB Engages On Project Performance Review

Abdoulai G. Dibba The World Bank in collaboration with Government, held the Country Portfolio Performance Review (CPPR) for the ongoing WB projects in the Gambia,...

Intelligence Chief Advises Officers To Stay Away From Politics

By Mustapha Jallow Ousman Sowe, the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency), has encouraged security officers across the country not to engage in politics. He...

GHA Validates Staff Employment Handbook

By Louise Jobe Hospitality Institute has hired the services of Fatou Mas Jobe-Njie to develop its first standard employee handbook for member hotels. The event took...

Will Gambia Reach Out To The Authorities In Libya To Protect...

QUESTION OF THE DAY A former Libyan Ambassador had earlier volunteered to look after the affairs of Gambians stranded in Libya. The Government should explore...

‘Nearly $10M Spent on Maintenance of Aircrafts, Over D72 M on...

By Mamadou Dem The Managing Director of the Gambia International Airline (GIA), Lamin Cham, yesterday revealed to the ‘Janneh’ Commission that about ten Million US...

Bills on TRRC, CRC, HRC Approved by Cabinet

By Kebba Jeffang The cabinet meeting presided over by President Adama Barrow has approved the bills on the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commission (TRRC), Constitutional...

IHRDA Denounces Sale of Humans as Slaves in Libya

By Kebba Jeffang The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA), has decried the sale of migrants as slaves in Libya, a statement...

Farato Case: Court Denies State Remand Appeal

By: Yankuba Jallow The High Court Presided over by Justice Buba Jawo on November 21st 2017, denied State prosecutor A.N. Yusuf’s application to remand the alleged...

Which Date Will Be Commemorated By The Coalition Or The State?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Coalition was established on 17th October 2016 based on an agreement signed by all stakeholders. Its anniversary has passed without commemoration....