Friday, July 19, 2019

World Population Day Observed in Gambia

By Makutu Manneh The office of the Vice President on Wednesday 17th July, celebrated World Population Day and launch of the state of the world population...

IEC Has Not Registered Any New Political party

By Nelson Manneh The Chief Election Officer (CEO) of the...

Water Shortage Hits Village In CRR: Residents calls for Governments Intervention

By Ansumana Touray Residents of Jamali Babou, a village of...

Madi Ceesay, Musa Saidykhan Recount Torment by Jammeh’s Torture Squad

By Yankuba Jallow Madi Ceesay and Musa Saidykhan Wednesday gave...

High Court Orders Businesspersons to Stop Using ‘Ingelec’ Products

By Yankuba Jallow The Banjul High Court presided over by...

Does The Author Of The Following Opinion Understand The Issues Regarding...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Kawsu wrote the following: “Even if Adama...

Court Goes On Holiday With Remanded Prisoners In Cells

It is a fundamental principle that justice must be...

Why Did Coalition Negotiators Agree To Three Years?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Coalition aimed to have a non-partisan transitional government that has no other mandate but to ensure constitutional, institutional, civil service,...

Is There A New Party?

Foroyaa is constantly bombarded with information of the emergence of one political party or the other. In some cases, online messages are given of...

Pa Modou Faal Testifies on 2009 Sedition Trial of 7 Journalists

By Yankuba Jallow Pa Momodou Faal, an erstwhile treasurer of The Gambia Press Union Tuesday appeared before the TRRC and gave account of his arrest...

Gambia-UAE Sign Legal Protection Agreement For Gambian Workers

The governments of The Gambia and the United Arab Emirates have on Monday July 15th signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will provide...

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Pa Modou Faal Testifies on 2009 Sedition Trial of 7 Journalists

By Yankuba Jallow Pa Momodou Faal, an erstwhile treasurer of The Gambia Press Union Tuesday...

Gambia-UAE Sign Legal Protection Agreement For Gambian Workers

The governments of The Gambia and the United Arab Emirates have on Monday July...

CBG Deputy Governor Launches Book on Economics

By Nelson Manneh Dr. Seeku A.K. Jaabi, the first Deputy Governor of the Central Bank...

Coach Refuses to Rule out Barrow Leaving on Loan

By Sulayman Bah Atalanta’s gaffer Gian Piero Gasperini has refused to rule out Musa Barrow...

Gambian Refugee Interesting Bundesliga Clubs

By Sulayman Bah German Bundesliga outfits are on the trail of a Gambian-born player who’s...

How can Gambians forget so soon?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Some Gambians have lost memory of the realities of The Gambia...

High Court Refuses to Send Yankuba Touray’s Case to Supreme Court

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court has refused the suggestion of...

Gambia’s Marong Joins Zidane at Spanish Club

By Sulayman Bah  Striker Nuha Marong has joined Spanish second tier outfit Racing Stander, Foroyaa Sport can...

Malick Mboob Explains Torture by ‘Junglers’ in the Freedom Newspaper Hacking

By Yankuba Jallow Malick Mboob, an erstwhile editor-in-chief of the defunct Daily Observer newspaper said...

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High Court Orders Businesspersons to Stop Using ‘Ingelec’ Products

By Yankuba Jallow The Banjul High Court presided over by...

Does The Author Of The Following Opinion Understand The Issues Regarding...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Kawsu wrote the following: “Even if Adama...

Court Goes On Holiday With Remanded Prisoners In Cells

It is a fundamental principle that justice must be...

Why Did Coalition Negotiators Agree To Three Years?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Coalition aimed to have a...

Is There A New Party?

Foroyaa is constantly bombarded with information of the emergence...
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Coach Refuses to Rule out Barrow Leaving on Loan

By Sulayman Bah Atalanta’s gaffer Gian Piero Gasperini has refused to rule out Musa Barrow not playing next season’s Champions League. Gasperini seems settled on who are integral in his plans for the European Cup and...

Burning Issues

Water Shortage Hits Village In CRR: Residents calls for Governments Intervention

By Ansumana Touray Residents of Jamali Babou, a village of about 36 compounds in Sami District of CRR North, are in dire need of clean...

Does The Author Of The Following Opinion Understand The Issues Regarding...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Kawsu wrote the following: “Even if Adama...

Why Did Coalition Negotiators Agree To Three Years?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Coalition aimed to have a...

How can Gambians forget so soon?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Some Gambians have lost memory of...

What did Ebrima Dibba of the UDP have to say about...

QUESTION OF THE DAY This is what he said among...

What Is Responsible For The Frequent Deaths In The Country?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Funerals of the under seventies are...

Detained Soldiers Clock 25 Days Without Charge

By Mustapha Jallow Six Gambian soldiers are in their 25th day in military detention without charge, and this is a...

Factory Staff Says They Make Diesel Fuel From Oil Waste

By Mustapha Jallow A staff of Infinity New Energy Enterprise...

What Does The Office Of The Chief Justice Say On The...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa decided to approach the Office...

Will The Koina 24 Stay Remanded Until The End Of The...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The high court will be on...

Press Releases

Gambia Press Union condemns attack on two journalists by APRC

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, Fajara: The Gambia Press Union condemned...

Press Release From ‘Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations’

Disassociating itself from alleged social media remarks that the...

Legal Affairs

Madi Ceesay, Musa Saidykhan Recount Torment by Jammeh’s Torture Squad

By Yankuba Jallow Madi Ceesay and Musa Saidykhan Wednesday gave a detailed account of their suffering after they were tortured by a gang under the...

High Court Orders Businesspersons to Stop Using ‘Ingelec’ Products

By Yankuba Jallow The Banjul High Court presided over by...

Pa Modou Faal Testifies on 2009 Sedition Trial of 7 Journalists

By Yankuba Jallow Pa Momodou Faal, an erstwhile treasurer of...

Gambia-UAE Sign Legal Protection Agreement For Gambian Workers

The governments of The Gambia and the United Arab...

High Court Refuses to Send Yankuba Touray’s Case to Supreme Court

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court...

Malick Mboob Explains Torture by ‘Junglers’ in the Freedom Newspaper Hacking

By Yankuba Jallow Malick Mboob, an erstwhile editor-in-chief of the...

Police Complete Investigation On Nyambai Oil Factory

By Mustapha Jallow The police have completed their investigation on the...

Journalist Recollects Hostile Conduct Meted on Former ‘Independent Newspaper’

By Momodou Jarju A former journalist of the defunct ‘Independent’...

High Court Dismisses Yankuba Touray’s Bail Application

By Nelson Manneh Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the Banjul High...

Lie Saine Continues His Defence in Sedition Trial

By Yankuba Jallow  A former Lawmaker for Banjul Central Abdoulie...

Human Rights

Continuation of Saidykhan’s Hostile Experience Under Jammeh’s Regime

By Momodou Jarju In continuation of his testimony last Wednesday,...

‘State Media Was Jammeh’s Kingdom’ DA Jawo Tells TRRC

By Momodou Jarju The former Minister of Information and Communication...

Sports

Coach Refuses to Rule out Barrow Leaving on Loan

By Sulayman Bah Atalanta’s gaffer Gian Piero Gasperini has refused to rule out Musa Barrow not playing next season’s Champions League. Gasperini seems settled on who...

Gambian Refugee Interesting Bundesliga Clubs

By Sulayman Bah German Bundesliga outfits are on the trail...

Gambia’s Marong Joins Zidane at Spanish Club

By Sulayman Bah  Striker Nuha Marong has joined Spanish second...

Musa Barrow May Not Play in Uefa Champions League as Loan...

By Sulayman Bah Gambian fans may never get to see...

Gambian Footballer In A Case Of Mistaken Identity: Signed Then Sacked...

By Sulayman Bah A Gambian player has been left bereft...

Lac2: ‘I Won the Fight, It’s Clear to Everyone’

By Sulayman Bah Lac2 Guier claims he clearly won Saturday’s...

Boy Niang: ‘Appealing Depends on my Staff’

By Sulayman Bah Boy Niang insists he is deserving of...

In-demand Gambian Striker Reveals Why He Couldn’t Play in French Ligue1

By Sulayman Bah When Stade de Reims lodged in an...

GFF Clarifies Chorro Mbenga’s Remarks

GFF Statement-It has come to the attention of The...

Scorpion New Boy Jobarteh’s Future Up in the Air

By Sulayman Bah Sal Jobarteh the latest arrival in the...

International

Coach Refuses to Rule out Barrow Leaving on Loan

By Sulayman Bah Atalanta’s gaffer Gian Piero Gasperini has refused...

Gambian Refugee Interesting Bundesliga Clubs

By Sulayman Bah German Bundesliga outfits are on the trail...

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Gambian Refugee Interesting Bundesliga Clubs

By Sulayman Bah German Bundesliga outfits are on the trail of a Gambian-born player who’s also a refugee. Bakary Jatta, registered in the books of Hamburg...

Gambian Footballer In A Case Of Mistaken Identity: Signed Then Sacked In 24hrs

By Sulayman Bah A Gambian player has been left bereft after thinking he’d achieved his long- harboured dream of playing in a top league only...

Gambia’s Marong Joins Zidane at Spanish Club

By Sulayman Bah  Striker Nuha Marong has joined Spanish second tier outfit Racing Stander, Foroyaa Sport can report. The Gambia international swapped third tier side Atletico Beleares for...

Why Did Coalition Negotiators Agree To Three Years?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Coalition aimed to have a non-partisan transitional government that has no other mandate but to ensure constitutional, institutional, civil service,...

Coach Refuses to Rule out Barrow Leaving on Loan

By Sulayman Bah Atalanta’s gaffer Gian Piero Gasperini has refused to rule out Musa Barrow not playing next season’s Champions League. Gasperini seems settled on who...

Arts & Culture

‘Our Literary Sector Needs Surgery’ WAG Secretary General

By Momodou Jarju The literary sector of the country needs surgery to develop and support writers, the young ones in particular, according to the new...

Film Makers, Actors Narrate their Challenges

With Muhammed Bah Welcome to another edition of the Column that seeks to promote Arts and Music in the Gambia. Film makers in the Gambia have...

Gambian Artists Urged To Be Disciplined ...

Black Thunder, a Swiss based Gambian reggae dancehall artist, has called on his fellow Gambian artists to be disciplined and humble in their lyrics. He...

Tatadindin Jobarteh To Release Latest Album “KANO” Online

With MUHAMMED S. BAH Welcome to another Edition of Arts and Culture, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the Gambia....

Melody M Participates In Community Service

With MUHAMMED S. BAH Welcome to another Edition of Arts and Culture, the column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the Gambia....

Women & Development

First-ever Continental Summit to End Gender Based Violence Begins in Dakar

By Sarjo Camara-Singateh from Dakar  The first ever African continental summit which aims to end Female Genital Mutilation and Child Marriage, has started in the...

From Borrower to Self-Employer: Young Gambian Start-up Business Story

By Momodou Jarju ‘‘Like I always tell people, food is money,” said Francess Squire, age 23, living in Kololi. Every living soul needs to eat...

KMC launch D100 Million project to empower women

By Makutu Manneh Kanifing Municipal Council in collaboration with Reliance Financial Services Company has launched a hundred-million-dalasi women empowerment project called ‘Dollel Jigeen’. This project is...

The Plight of Rural Women

By: Amie Sillah Their life needs not be romanticized; it is their lived reality. She wakes up at dawn to pound the grain for breakfast,...

Tanji Women Fish Mongers Lament ...

By MAKUTU MANNEH In observance of International Women’s Day, this medium was out and about to sample opinion from women on their plight and awareness...

Health & Science

Soldier Shot By Another

By Kebba Secka Lance Corporal Samba Bah of the Gambia Armed Forces is reported to have negligently discharged a gun shot that penetrated into the...

Vice President Pays Assessment Visit To Windstorm Survivors In URR

By Lamin Fatty The Vice President, Dr. Isatou Touray, made a day’s assessment visit to windstorm victims in URR. The incident claimed three lives on 23rd June...

HIV Affects More Young Women than Young Men in West, Central Africa’ Report

By Momodou Jarju HIV prevalence among women aged between 20 to 29 years, is reported to be higher than among men of the same age...

Pirang Road Accident Victims Are Still in Hospital

By Nelson Manneh Following the tragic accident that took place in Pirang village recently claiming the lives of six people, fifteen of those injured are...

GPA Donates Drugs to Mile II Prison Clinic

By Louise Jobe The Gambia Ports Authority (GPA), has on Wednesday June 12th 2019 presented medical items to the Mile-II Prison Clinic at a ceremony...

Education

CBG Deputy Governor Launches Book on Economics

By Nelson Manneh Dr. Seeku A.K. Jaabi, the first Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia (CBG), Friday July 12th 2019, launched a book...

Gambian Writer Seedy Drammeh Launches Book

By Momodou Jarju Already the author of over thirty books sold around the world, Seedy Drammeh has added another to his literary accolade. Last Saturday July...

Cabinet plans to Transform GTTI into a University

Cabinet Ministers on Thursday 04th July 2019, has approved transforming the Gambia Technical Training Institute into a University of Engineering, Science, and Technology (UEST). According...

Leeds Beckett University To Award Former KMC Mayoral Candidate

MUHAMMED S. BAH Adama Bah 2018 PDOIS's KMC Mayoral Aspirant is part of five distinguished individuals to receive the Honorary Doctorates award from Leeds Beckett...

Young Police Officer to Publish Second Book

By Makutu Manneh     Essa Bah, a 26-year-old 1st Class Police Constable, plans to publish his second book titled: ‘Dynamic Cultures and The African Child'. The...