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Soldiers Should Not Be Involved In Politics

By Makutu Manneh General Yankuba Drammeh, Deputy Chief of Defense Staff of Gambia Armed Forces while addressing promoted soldiers, told them that soldiers should not...

Basse Immigration Staff Vacate Office Premise

By Lamin FattY The staff of the Basse Immigration Office have vacated the premises they occupied for the last decade and a half, after being...

Investigative Journalism Is Not A Witch Hunt- GRTS Deputy Director

MUHAMMED S. BAH Abdoulie Gassama, the Deputy Director of Gambia Radio and Television Services told Journalists that investigative Journalism is a great profession but not...

What Is The Current Life Expectancy In The Country?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The current life expectancy is said to be rising and it is currently 65 years. We cannot take for granted the...

Pa Modou Bojang Claims 15 Million Dalasis Damages Over Faraba Incident

By Yankuba Jallow Pa Modou Bojang, the Chief Executive Officer of the Home Digital FM has instituted a suit against the Gambia Police Force, the...

Ex-Lance Corporal Tamba Sustain Gunshot Injures

By Nelson Manneh Ismaila Tamba, an erstwhile army Lance-Corporal of the Gambia Armed Forces was on the evening of Sunday, 19th May 2019, shot at his...

Banjul Breweries Staff Protest against high Tax Levy

By Nelson Manneh The staff of Banjul Breweries Ltd (Julbrew) yesterday held a protest at the company's main gate in Kanifing, against the recent tax...

Alagie Kanyi cross-examined on conversations with Yanks, FJC

By Yankuba Jallow Lawyers Lamin S. Camara and Abdoulie Sisoho Counsels for Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay and Yankuba Touray on Monday cross-examined Alagie Kanyi, an erstwhile...

Operation 3 Years ‘Jotna” Holds Press Conference

By:Kebba AF Touray ‘Operation 3 years Jotna’, yesterday held a press conference, to update the media on recent arrests of its members. Members wore T-Shirts with...

CRC Engages National Human Right Commission

By Nelson Manneh   The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) on Monday the 20th of May 2019 engaged the National Human Right Commission on the current Constitutional...

What is the TRRC Process Gaining by Dragging Witnesses and Potential...

QUESTION OF THE DAY To accept guilt before a truth commission without knowing one’s future state could be a very traumatic experience. Such people need...

CRC Continues Engagement With Political Parties

By Yankuba Jallow  The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) on Saturday May 18th 2019, continued their engagement with political parties to hear and receive their comments and...

Banjul Breweries Negotiates With Government

By Nelson Manneh  Borry Darboe, Country Sales and Marketing Manager of Banjul Breweries Company Ltd. over the weekend, informed Foroyaa of their negotiation engagements with...

President Barrow wants cabinet’s input in CRC consultation

President Barrow has urged   the Constitutional Review Commission to consider the cabinet as part of their public consultation. He noted that members of cabinet...

Health Minister attends 72nd World Health Assembly

An official Gambian delegation headed by Hon. Dr. Ahmadou Samateh, Minister of Health, has left Banjul on Saturday, 18th May, 2019,  for the 72nd World...

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...

What Is The Difference Between A Political Party And A Political...

QUESTION OF THE DAY It is strange that some people claim to be leaving political parties and joining political movements, and vice versa. This however...