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GAF Training On Civil Military Relation Kick-starts

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) in collaboration with the United States Office for Security Cooperation has kick-started a four-day training on civil...

Special Representative of ECOWAS President Addresses IPC

By Ndey Sowe Claude Condor, political adviser and special representative of ECOWAS president said political parties are the blocks of democracy and good governance; that...

Petroleum Ministry Holds Validation Workshop On Green Mini-Grid Framework Policy

By Madiba Singhateh The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy on Wednesday June 12th 2019, held a validation workshop on the Gambia’s Green Mini-Grid Draft policy framework...

President Approves Forfeiture Of Yahya Jammeh’s Properties

By Kebba Mamburay The Gambia Government will be forfeiting the assets and properties of former President Jammeh. The Minister of Justice, Mr Tambadou, has revealed...

Ex-member of ‘UDP Democracy Truck’ Admits Damaging Vehicle

By Yankuba Jallow  While giving testimony before the TRRC, Omar Darboe of the defunct ‘UDP democracy truck’ admitted damaging a truck in Farafenni during the...

Lands Minister Quizzed On Land Leasing

By Awa B. Bah Land and land related issues was central at the sitting of the second day of the Fifth Ordinary Session of the...

State Withdraws Charges Against F.J .C., Yankuba Touray

By Nelson Manneh The criminal charges filed in Court by the State against Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay former Speaker of the National Assembly and Yankuba Touray...

Are The Koina 25 Going To Languish In Detention For More...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa has been following the detention of 25 persons as a result of a fracas which took place in Koina. The...

Halifa Sallah Engages The Minister On The Removal, Retirement Of Chiefs

By Awa B. Bah At the sitting of the second day of the Fifth Ordinary Session of the 2019 Legislative year on Tuesday June 11th,...

TRRC: UDP’s Treasurer Alleges Torture at NIA

By Yankuba Jallow Amadou Sanneh, the national treasurer of the United Democratic Party has on Tuesday made a detailed testimony about his treatment at the...

Inter Party Committee Commence Training On MOU, Code Of Conduct For...

By Ndey Sowe The Inter Party Committee (IPC), on Monday June 10th 2019, commenced a three day training of trainers on the Inter Party Committee’s...

IMF Presents Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

By Nelson Manneh The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in an outreach forum on the 10th of June 2019, presented the April 2019 Regional Economic...

Mauritanian Child Whose Parents Were Found Dead, Discharged From Hospital

By Nelson Manneh The Mauritanian orphan who was admitted at the Serrekunda General Hospital in Kanifing after being picked up by the Police after the...

Finance Minister Tables Report of Auditor General

By Awa B. Bah The Minister  Finance and Economic Affairs on Monday June 10th 2019, tabled before deputies the report of the Auditor General on...

Finance Ministry Signs $30 Million Social Safety Net Project

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Finance on Tuesday 11th June 2019, signed a $30 million worth Social Safety Net Project. The project is funded...

Chelsea Offers Gambian Contract Extension

By Sulayman Bah English Premier League outfit Chelsea have offered Gambian midfielder Joseph Colley a contract, it has emerged. The 20-year-old defensive midfielder’s deal runs out...

Turkish Club Chasing Gambia’s Ali Sowe

By Sulayman Bah Ali Sowe is still on the wish-list of Turkish Super Lig side Trabzonspor, Foroyaa Sport can reveal. The erstwhile Gamtel FC striker left...

Final Test For Gambia Against Atlas Lions

By Sulayman Bah Gambia will sure be climbing heights in the next FIFA rankings if the Scorpions go ahead to spank Morocco at home today. The...

UDP Leader Explains His Hideout During July 22nd Coup

By Yankuba Jallow Lawyer Abubacar NM Ousainou Darboe, the party leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP) has told the TRRC that he went into...

When Will The State Put An End To Detention Without Trial?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 19 (3)(b) of the Constitution states: “Any person who is arrested or detained upon reasonable suspicion of his or her having...