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Is The Government Set For The Forthcoming Groundnut Trade Season?

 QUESTION OF THE DAY The rainy season is over and farmers are harvesting their crops. In spite of the intermittent and prolonged dry spells, many...

Intercepted Juvenile Fish Rots, Buried At Gunjur Beach

By Hatab NyangThis is a developing story on the one carried in yesterday’s publication of Foroyaa regarding the interception of a lorry with juvenile...

Has any political party threatened to demonstrate to force Barrow down...

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa has followed the speeches of the leaderships of the various political parties in the country. Not a single member of...

What Percentage Was Required To Approve The 1997 Constitution?

QUESTION OF THE DAYAccording to the Constitutional Review Commission Decree a two thirds majority was required for the Constitution to come into force. This...

Lorry carrying Juvenile Fish Intercepted by Gunjur Youths

By Hatab NyangA lorry alleged to be carrying juvenile fish was intercepted by  youth of Gunjur around the gate of the Golden Lead Fishmeal Plant...

Will There Be Confrontation In December?

QUESTION OF THE DAYMany people have been asking Foroyaa whether there are any indicators of the possibility regarding confrontation in December.It is a known...

What are the positions of the political parties on President Barrow’s...

QUESTION OF THE DAYA review of the positions of the political parties in the country on President Barrow’s mandate would reveal that Madam Fatoumata...

When will the Court/TRRC tussle end?

No one had ever thought that the tussle would arise requiring a threat to arrest a sitting executive secretary of a Commission. The TRRC...

Diesel Fuel Price Increases As Petrol Price Stabilize

By Makutu MannehPrices of fuel particularly diesel continues to be unstable for the year 2019.In the last quarter of 2019, the pump price of...

What has the UDP leader said on the three years jotna...

QUESTION OF THE DAY“We’re asking Barrow to execute his promises he made to the electorate. We’re not asking anybody to go out and protest....

Do Commissioners and Staff of the TRRC have any immunity?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe Act establishing the TRRC provides immunity to the Commissioners, the Executive Secretary and staff.In short, section 11 of the Truth,...

Butcher Explains How They Were Arrested by the Police

By Mustapha JallowLamin Jallow, a butcher – who is residing in the Coastal road, has on Tuesday, explained how he was arrested and taken...

750 Kg of Cocaine seized by Senegalese Navy, says DLEAG Spokesperson

By Ndey SoweDrug Law Enforcement Agency the Gambia (DLEAG) has confirmed that the Senegalese Navy Supported by the Spanish Guardia Civil in the high...

Police Demolish Stalls, Chase Street Vendors

By Yankuba JallowPolice from both the Gambia Police Force and the Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) have on Tuesday, 5th November 2019 demolished stalls and chased...

Several Butchers Arrested, Released

By Mustapha JallowSaloum Touray, a resident of Coastal Road, has on 3 November 2019, informed Foroyaa that over dozen butchers were picked up and...

Could A Party Or Person Come To Power In The Gambia...

QUESTION OF THE DAYIt is common these days for President Barrow to be accused of building the support base among the Fula ethno-linguistic group....

When will the CRC submit its report?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThis is a burning issue of the day. The commission came into being on 4th June 2018. According to section 9 of...

Over 20 Foreign Vessels Intercepted in 2019 – Fisheries PS

By Mustapha JallowDr. Bamba A.M Banja, the Permanent Secretary at the department of Fisheries has told Foroyaa that over 20 foreign fishing vessels were...

Could All Victims Wait Till The End Of The TRRC Process?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Indications from victims and those who empathise with them are that some victims just cannot wait until the end of the...

Government is Optimistic ASB Clinic Will Resume Operation

By Nelson MannehThe Director of Health Services at the Ministry of Health Dr. Mustapha Bittaye has on Wednesday, 30th October said Aradeiter Samariter Bund...