Saturday, August 24, 2019

Burning Issues

Will President Barrow address Parliament and call a press conference to...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Half the year has gone. The Indian President has addressed Parliament and was accompanied by the Vice President. However President Barrow...

Rosewood Still Exported Despite Ban

By Madiba SinghatehRosewood is still being exported from the country despite a ban on cutting down this tree and trading in its products.Rosewood is...

What Is The Fate Of The Koina 22?

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa was concerned that the Koina 22 would be left incarcerated at the remand wing of Janjangbureh Prisons while the judges...

Is this happening in the US? Unbelievable!

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe issue of national and social origin should not feature in any country in the world as a stigma in the...

Sacked KMC Workers Complain Of Unfair Treatment

By Kebba SeckaFour former laborers of the Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) on Monday 22nd July 2019, walked into the ‘Foroyaa’ office alleging unfair sacking...

Poor Roads In Sare Ngai Hampering Business

By Lamin Fatty  Sare Ngai, a business hub in the Upper River Region, is facing economic loss due to poor condition of the roads in...

Why Is The National Assembly Holding An Extra Ordinary Session?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa is reliably informed that the national assembly is to consider a motion on the revised excise tax on alcoholic beverages....

Will Tunkara’s Family Also Have Closure?

QUESTION OF THE DAY? Witnesses at the TRRC proceedings have revealed the names of many who Foroyaa had reported had disappeared without trace. Foroyaa is...

Halifa Sallah Addresses Protesters, Negotiates for Release of eight

By Nelson Manneh Halifa Sallah, the National Assembly member for Serrekunda Wednesday addressed over a thousand angry protesters at the Serrekunda Market. Sallah also negotiated with...

Do Political Parties Have Code Of Conduct For Their Members? (Part...

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa has promised to publish the code of conduct of all political parties. In the last edition of Foroyaa, we published...

Market Vendors Protest Against Death of their Colleague

By Mustapha JallowOver a thousand protesters demonstrated at the Serrekunda Market following the untimely demise of a vendor, Ousman Darboe, a Sierra Leonean.A father...

Breaking News: 28 People Hospitalized in Brikama Demonstration

By Kebba SeckaMore than twenty-eight people have been admitted at the Brikama Major Health Centre including three babies.This happened as a result of the firing...

Protesters Set Anti-Crime Boss’ House Ablaze

By Fatoumatta K Jallow Protesters have set ablaze the house of Gorgi Mboob, the head of the Anti-Crime Unit of the Gambia Police Force (GPF),...

ECOMIG Deploys in Brikama after Protesters Set Old Market Ablaze

By Louise Jobe ECOMIG troops have been deployed in Brikama shortly after protesters set the old market ablaze. ECOMIG forces are now guarding the Brikama Police...

Breaking News: 3 Wounded, Many Arrested in Brikama Demonstration

By:  Louise Jobe Foroyaa can confirm a police detachment deployed to quell a demonstration in Brikama has arrested many people while 3 are currently hospitalized. The...

3 Soldiers Escape Arrest, Others Released

By Mustapha JallowThe Spokesperson of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), Major Lamin K. Sanyang has confirmed that three soldiers are on the run while...

Do Political Parties Have Code Of Conduct For Their Members? (Part...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe exchanges which border verbal confrontation has compelled the paper to publish the code of conduct of various political parties in...

Justice Wadda Ceesay Strikes Out Yankuba Touray’s Contempt Case

By Nelson MannehJustice Sainabou Wadda-Cisse of the Banjul High Court Tuesday, 23rdJuly 2019, struck out the contempt case involving Yankuba Touray.‘The failure to follow...

Do Political Parties Have Code Of Conduct For Their Members?

QUESTION OF THE DAY We promised to publish the code of conduct of any political party that is willing to make it available to Foroyaa....

Reserved Buffer Zone at ‘Nyambai’ Forest Turned To Dumpsite

By Mustapha JallowA reserved buffer zone of forest situated at the Brikama Nyambai Forest Park, has been turned to a dumpsite by the communities...