Sunday, May 26, 2019

Burning Issues

Foreign Affairs Minister Denies Calling for Togolese President’s Resignation

By Kebba Jeffang The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MoFA), has on Monday refuted reports on Reuters News Agency which quoted...

Former Finance Minister Appears at Janneh Commission

By Mamadou Dem The former Minister of Finance Kebba S Touray, yesterday 23rd October 2017, appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission to explain the Joint Venture Agreement between...

What Does Halifa Sallah Has To Say Regarding The Press Release...

FOROYAA contacted Mr. Halifa Sallah to ask him of his views on the Press Release from State House and this is what he had...

45,600 Bags Of Chinese Donated Rice Distributed Nationwide

Abdoulai G. Dibba  Information gathered by this medium has it that 45,600 bags of the Chinese donated rice, has so far been distributed nationwide. according to...

Drivers Decry Fuel Price Increase Amid Reduced Fares

By Awa B. Bah Following the increase in the pump price of fuel in The Gambia, drivers are questioning when the tariff on fares will...

Campaign To Bring Yahya Jammeh And Accomplices To Justice Launched

By Yankuba Jallow Survivors of human rights violations under the Jammeh regime and international human rights lawyers and advocates, have created the ‘Campaign to Bring...

Could Electoral Laws Be Changed Six Months Before Elections?

Question of the Day April 2018 is seven months away and Council elections are just around the corner. There are some draconian laws that enable...

Interim Order / Asset Freeze On Ex-President, Close Associates

By Yankuba Jallow The Commission of Enquiry, set by President Barrow and commonly called ‘‘the Janneh Commission,” has issued an interim order against ex-president Yahya...

Two Brothers Arrested

By Mustapha Jallow Two close brothers have been arrested and are in the custody of the Police since 16th October 2017. The arrest of the two...

Upper Saloum Chief Under Police Investigation In Connection To Chinese Donated...

Abdoulai G. Dibba Information reaching this medium has it that the Chief of Upper Saloum, Malick Mbye, is currently under police investigation in connection with...

DMD Gambia Ferry Services Appear at the ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Mamadou Dem  Mr. Hali Abdulai Gai, Deputy Managing Director of the Gambia Ferry Services, yesterday appeared before the “Janneh Commission” of Enquiry to explain...

Could The President Ban Political Parties?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Gambians should know where the rights of a citizen start and where they end. According to Section 43 (1) (c) of the Constitution,...

SSHFC Finance Director Reappears at the ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Mamadou Dem Mr. Abdoulie Cham, Finance Director at the Social Security Housing and Finance Corporation (SSHFC), yesterday reappeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission of Enquiry,...

Halifa’s UK Engagements, Meets With Parliamentarians at The House Of Lords

The National Assembly member for Serre Kunda, Halifa Sallah, is still on his UK trip and his first engagement with UK Parliamentarians after a...

‘‘I was not involved in rice distribution’’-Bundung Alkalo

By Nelson Manneh The Alkalo of Bundungka kunda has told this medium that he was not involved in the distribution of rice donated by the...

Manjai Kunda Ward Express Satisfaction Over Rice Distribution

By Nelson Manneh The people of Manjai Kunda Ward, have expressed satisfaction on the manner in which the Chinese donated rice was distributed within their...

Will The 2018 Budget Increase Salaries and The Income of Pensioners?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Minister of Finance will bring the estimates for the 2018 Budget and give his Budget Speech in December. One of...

GPU Capacity Building Workshop on Freedom of Expression

By Awa B. Bah As part of efforts to strengthen freedom of expression and access to information for the citizenry and stakeholders, the Gambia Press...

Nia 9 Case: State Institutes 25 Charges

By Yankuba Jallow The State has instituted an amended charge sheet in the long standing criminal trial involving former senior officials of the National Intelligence...

3 Syrian Doctors Resident At AU Villa Fly Home

By Mustapha Jallow  Three International doctors from Syria, have flown back to their country few weeks ago. This information was disclosed to this medium by...