Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Burning Issues

Flood Victim Resorts To Making Rafts For Shelter

Abdoulai G.Dibba/Adama CeesayAs the flood waters recede across Kuntuar and satellite villages, Abdoulie Ndow, a flood victim at Mbyen village in the Niani District,...

Dry Spell Continues To Persists

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe sudden dry spell that has hit the farming community and the rest of the country, continues to persist in Niani and...

Former Finance Minister Explains Why He Became Signatory To State Aircraft...

By Mamadou DemA former Finance Minister and diplomat, Mamburey Njie, yesterday appeared before the Janneh Commission of Inquiry to give evidence on the accounts...

President Signs Death Penalty, Four Other UN Treaties

By Kebba JEFFANGGambian President Adama Barrow, has signed five United Nations Treaties on Thursday September 20th while attending the 72nd United Nations General Assembly meeting, taking place in the United States....

Parents Decry High Cost of Stationary

By Nelson MannehAs schools reopen for the new academic calendar, many parents are complaining of the high cost of books and other stationary items...

CBG Officials, 2 Former Military Commanders Appear at Janneh Commission

By Mamadou Dem Mrs. Njoba Sankareh Sarr, former Principal Currency Officer and Ousainou Corr, former Director of Finance, all former workers of the Central Bank...

President Barrow’s Maiden Speech At The UN General Assembly

The recent political crisis that took place in my country created a new democratic beginning and the experience thought us useful lessons that Gambians...

Former President’s Brother Transferred Second Time As his unlawful detention continues

By Mustapha JallowCaptain Beray Jammeh, a former Aide de Camp (ADC) and brother to ex-President Jammeh, has been moved yet again to another detention...

“Rice is the Life of Our Country”, Agriculture Minister

By Awa B. BahThe Minister of Agriculture Omar A. Jallow, has remarked that rice is life for our country and has one of the...

Truck Drivers Decry Poor Garage Conditions

By Louise JobeDrivers and the management of the Abuko truck garage, have complained to this medium on the way and manner that Omar Ceesay,...

Is Government Bearing The Provision Of The Constitution In Mind In...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Several reports from people in government departments and public enterprises being dismissed are coming to this paper. It is important to...

Kanyiba’s disappearance marks 11 years

By Mustapha Jallow Yesterday, 18 September marked 11 years since the abduction of Mr. Lamin Kanyi alias Kanyiba, now presumed dead. His widow, Isatou Kanyi, is...

Ex-Ministers, Governors Appear at Janneh Commission

By Mamadou DemTwo former Ministers in the former administration of former President Yaya Jammeh, Sira Wally Ndow -Njie and Fatou Mass Jobe –Njie, together...

WANEP, GPU Train Journalists on Transitional Justice Reporting

By Kebba Jeffang  The West African Network for Peace Building (WANEP), in collaboration with the Gambia Press Union (GPU), on Monday September 18th opened a 10...

New Parliament of Gambia works with UK MPs in an Induction...

UK MPs and officials will be inducting the new parliament of Gambia in Banjul this week, where 90% of the National Assembly Members (NAM)...

Green-Up 1 Million Launched

By Saikou Suwareh Jabai Having successfully planted more than 10,000 trees across the country during the past year, Green-Up has launched its 1 Million trees...

ARE CORPORATE BODIES STILL INSPIRED TO FULFIL THEIR CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITIES?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Many young people are approaching Foroyaa to reveal scholarships provided to them to go to China, Sudan and other countries. They...

Janneh Commission: Over 300 Million Withdrawn From Youth Fund

By Mamadou Dem Over 158 million dalasis and more than 5 million dollars was withdrawn from the account of the National Youth Development Fund at...

Indonesian Government Award Scholarships To Gambians

By Fatoumatta K JallowThe Government of the Republic of Indonesia recently awarded scholarships to Mrs. Amie Jammeh, Mr. Modou Jonga and Mr. Lamin Baldeh....

Induction Training for Diplomatic Personnel Underway

By Awa B. BahThe Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MOFA), in collaboration with The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on Tuesday...