Sunday, December 8, 2019

Burning Issues

Intended ‘Backway’ Migrants Intercepted

By MUHAMMED S. BAH79 people who were venturing into the risky ‘backway’ journey to Europe by boat, were intercepted by officers of the Gambia...

‘Current Rate of Deforestation, Land Degradation Alarming’ Environment Minister

By: Kebba AF TourayThe Minister of Forestry and the Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources, Lamin Dibba, has expressed fear about the current situation...

What Type Of Work Are Gambian Youths Doing In Europe?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe death of Alhagie Sait of Jimbala Kerr Chendou in the Lower Saloum District, Central River North as a result of...

What Should One Do When One’s Fundamental Rights Are Violated?

QUESTION OF THE DAYSection 36 of the Constitution empowers the person to go to the high court for redress. It states:“If any person alleges...

College Students Blame Government For Unpaid Staff Salaries

By Nelson MannehStudents of the Gambia College have blamed Government particularly the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education, MoBSE, for negligence of not paying...

When Will The Truth, Reconciliation And Reparation Commission Commence Taking Cases?

QUESTION OF THE DAYFour Commissions are welcome by the vast majority of Gambians who aim to give Gambia a new start. During the Jammeh...

Football House Mute Over Reported Suspension Of Trio Executives

By Sulayman BahGambia Football Federation (GFF) are tight-lipped over the suspensions of their key trio executives which includes president Lamin Kabba Bajo.A dispatch written...

Is It Lawful To Sell Frozen Properties Before A Commission Of...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe Court of Appeal has confirmed what Foroyaa has been conveying all this while that assets frozen during a Commission of...

What Is Happening To The Women’s Council?

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa has been following the different efforts to determine the membership of the women’s council after the new dispensation came into...

KMC Mayor Reacts To NA Select Committee On Local Government

By: Kebba AF TourayBarely three days after being warned by the National Assembly Select Committee on Local Government, the Mayor of the Kanifing Municipal...

Detention Without Trial Persists In ‘New’ Gambia

By Mustapha Jallow      Serrekunda, 2 August 2018 - At least eight military officers are known to have been held in detention at various military detention...

Is The Honey Moon Between Barrow And The Media Over?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe media houses and media practitioners are making public declaration on comments made by President Barrow touching on issues of professional...

Is The Barrow Administration Sending The Right Signal On Reconciliation?

QUESTION OF THE DAYTwo weeks ago the statement issued by the spokesperson of the government on the leaked conversion between former President Jammeh and...

What Is The Finding Of The Coroner On The Deaths During...

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa has said that in 2000 when the April 10/11 incident occurred the Coroner sat in public to hear evidence and...

Why Were Journalists Excluded From The Faraba And Janneh Commissions Of...

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa is still trying to help its readers understand why certain proceedings before the Janneh Commission and the Faraba Commission were...

President Barrow Warns Protestors

By Yankuba JallowPresident Adama Barrow while addressing the people of Kanifing Municipality on Friday July 27th in the ongoing Presidential Tour, said unlawful protests...

Does Gambia Have A Valid Constitution Which Is Now To Be...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe answer is in the positive. Currently there is only one valid constitution in the country, that is contained in the...

Should The President Be Talking To The People Or Responding To...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe purpose of the trip of the president is clear. It is a fact finding mission as well a sensitisation. The...

What Is The Best Approach For The Executive On Matters Of...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe dilemma of politicizing religion is that Gambia is a secular state. Hence once a president talks about doing one thing...

Barrow Calls Critics ‘Detractors, Hate Mongers’

By Kebba Jeffang The Gambian President, Adama Barrow hits back at critics describing them as ‘detractors and hate mongers’ who he said twisted his statement...