Friday, May 24, 2019

National

Eight Faces Called to the Gambian Team vs Guinea but Aboubakary...

By Sulayman Bah  Tom Saintfiet’s contract looks done and settled hence the nod given to him to get down with the work at hand beginning...

Ex-Manchester United Ace Janko in Gambia’s Squad

By Sulayman Bah  Former Manchester United defender Saidy Janko has been named in Gambia’s team to face Guinea Conakry and Morocco. Now under contract with erstwhile...

Cabinet Introduced To Newly Established Department To Monitor NDP

Cabinet ministers were introduced to the newly established Department of Strategic Policy Delivery for the purpose of monitoring the National Development Plan (NDP). According to...

29 Year Old Writer Asserts Importance of Writing

By Awa Touray Modou Lamin Sowe, a 29-year-old Gambian writer said a world without writers is a world without boundaries and rules. Sowe said this at...

‘Assets Declaration Not A Threat To Privacy’ ...

By Momodou Jarju  The Office of the Ombudsman has disclosed that ‘‘a declaration of assets by public officers as required by Law, is not a...

A TALE OF DEFECTION –How Norway Snatched Gambia of its Biggest...

By Sulayman Bah The scotching sun isn’t forgiving. It’s the biting, dusty version of the harmattan. Outside is a wave of noise of natives haggling...

Lectures Resume at Gambia College

By Momodou Jarju Lecturers have resumed at the Gambia College yesterday Wednesday May 15, 2019, reliable sources informed Foroyaa. The oldest tertiary learning institute in the...

Cuban Ambassador Dilates on 40 years of Diplomatic Relations

Next May 19 Gambia and Cuba will celebrate 40 years of Diplomatic Relations, which is said fast, but it is almost half a century....

U.S. Embassy Announces 2019 Mandela Washington Fellows

The United States Embassy in The Gambia congratulates seven young Gambians selected for the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. The 2019 Fellows...

College Students’ Demonstration Cancelled

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia College students have cancelled their planned demonstration following an intense close-door meeting with the relevant authorities which was held yesterday...

Government Against Land/Forest Encroachment

Madiba Singhateh The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Environment Pateh Jah has said that their ministry and the Government are against the land and forest encroachments. Mr....

PEC Engagement with Enterprises Suffers Setbacks

By: Kebba AF Touray Yesterday’s engagements of the Public Enterprise Committee with the National Agency for Legal Aid (NALA), has suffered setbacks as the enterprise...

Weather Experts Predict Normal To Slightly Above Normal Rainfall For 2019

By Momodou Jarju        Experts from the Department of Water Resources (DWR) under the Ministry of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters (MOFWRNAM), have predicted...

Health Minister Unveils Plans For ...

By Ndey Sowe Dr. Ahmadou Lamin Samateh, the Minister of Health has disclosed ongoing plans for structural adjustments towards providing amenities for a better working...

CRC Engages Lawmakers

By: Kebba AF Touray The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), held a consultative meeting with the Members of the National Assembly, to discuss and clarify issues...

ABOUT GAF: At the press conference convened by the Gambia Armed...

Organisational Structure of the GAF He said the GAF which consist of the Army, the Navy, the National Guards and the Air Force was established...

INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY Observed In Gambia

By Ndey Sowe The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) has on Monday commemorated International Nurses Day, at the School of Nursing in Banjul. The occasion...

Tourism Minister Harps On Bribery At Airport, Etc.

By Yankuba Jallow Hamat N.K. Bah, the Minister of Tourism and Culture has told the press at a Press Conference on Friday May 10th 2019, that...

Stakeholders Urge Government to Reconsider the Tax Levied on Banjul Breweries

By Nelson Manneh Wholesalers, retailers and consumers of Banjul Breweries Ltd. Products, have called on Government to revisit the tax levied on the Company. The stakeholders...

Fire Outbreak In Lamin Renders Family Hopeless

By Makutu Manneh Momodou Camara’s family in Lamin was left hopeless, after a fire outbreak ravaged their household items. The incident occurred on Wednesday May 7th 2019,...