Friday, December 13, 2019

Burning Issues

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...

How Far Has The Constitutional Review Commission Gone In Fulfilling Its...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe Chairperson has issued a statement to indicate the plans of the Constitutional Review Constitution. They will be reviewing the 1965,...

Fishermen Accuse Chinese Fishmeal ...

By Madiba Singhateh Fishermen at the coastal town of Sanyang, have bitterly accused the Chinese fishmeal Companies of illegal and irregular fishing, interrupting their normal...

Should Property Frozen By The Commission Be Sold?

QUESTION OF THE DAYIn our view, there are mixed farming centres which should serve as appropriate ground to hold cattle and tractors under public...

Has President Barow Been Misrepresented At Ngayen Sanjal?

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe fact that the Alakalo and the councillor whose names were included to speak on behalf of the community in Ngayen...

G4 Security Guards Claim Unlawful Termination Of Service

By Kebba SeckaAbout nineteen (19) former G4 Security Guards walked to Foroyaa’s offices on Wednesday 18th July and claimed wrongful termination of their contract...

Are Partisan Games Being Played During Barrow’s Trip?

QUESTION OF THE DAYForoyaa has reliably learnt that the Governor North Bank Region sent a message to the Chiefs asking them to tell the...

Faraba Discharged Victim Speaks to Foroyaa

By Nelson Manneh      Pa Sulayman Jammeh one of the seven victims of the Faraba incident, yesterday the 18th of July 2018 spoke to Foroyaa...

Is The Barrow Youth Movement Active During The Tour Of The...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe reports reaching Foroyaa does indicate that the President does give recognition to the presence of a group he refers to...

How Should The Visit Of Former Members And Officials Of The...

QUESTION OF THE DAYThe broadcast of President Barrow addressing former MPs during the Jammeh era and other officials is instructive. This should teach every...