Friday, February 28, 2020

Burning Issues

Is Election Of Chairperson Of Council In The Making

QUESTION OF THE DAYReaders would recall that Section 192 of the   1997 ConstitutionStates that ‘‘Local government administration in The Gambia shall be based on a...

‘Janneh’ Commission Dismiss Business Mogul’s Discharge Application

By Mamadou DemThe ‘Janneh’ Commission of Enquiry Chaired by Sourahata Janneh, yesterday 30th October 2017, dismissed the application made by Lawyer Mary Samba, on behalf...

Discharged Officer Complains of Delayed Benefits

By Mustapha JallowA senior discharged member of the Gambia Armed Forces said he is yet to receive his benefits. ‘‘The process is very slow...

GAF Redeploys, Appoints Middle Level Officers

By Mustapha JallowThe Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) has redeployed and appointed four serving members. They are two Colonels and Navy Captains. They have been...

What Type Of Media Should GRTS Be?

Question of the DayThe changed Gambia expected GRTS to give full coverage to all views that are express, without owing any allegiance to...

The ‘Bumser’ Syndrome

The Minister of tourism should revisit his statement that has gone viral on how his Ministry would handle the ‘Bumser’. Government should realise that...

Gov’t On Crop Assessment Amid Lesser Rainfall

By Kebba JeffangThe Director of Press and Public Relations at the office of the President, Amie Bojang-Sissoho, on 26th October told journalists that PresidentBarrow is...

“Janneh Commission’s Interim Order Is Unconstitutional” Bazi, Mazigi

By Yankuba JallowContinuation from Issue No. 200.Fadi Mazegi and Mohamed Bazzi have filed an appeal at the Gambia Court of Appeal in which they...

Police Officer Sustains Grave Injury Whilst On Duties

By Nelson MannehA traffic police officer by the name Almami Drammeh with the rank of Inspector, has sustained serious injury at Traffic Light Junction,...

Who Issued The Press Release From The State House On Halifa...

QUESTION OF THE DAYAs the Press Release from the State House on Halifa Sallah’s London meeting remains a subject of interest, doubt and controversy as to...

Halifa Sallah Returns From Europe

By Louise Jobe / Fatoumata JallowThe National Assembly Member for Serrekunda, Halifa Sallah, received a rousing welcome on his return from his Europe trip...

Over D335M Contributed By GPA, SSHFC for Acquisition of Gallia Ferries

By Mamadou DemMr. Abdoulie Tambadou, the Managing Director of the Gambia Ports Authority, yesterday disclosed to the ‘Janneh’ Commission of Enquiry that the total...

Business Mogul Urges Commission to Rescind Interim Order

By Mamadou DemLawyer Mary Samba, Counsel for Amadou Samba, yesterday appealed to the ‘Janneh’ Commission to rescind the interim order to freeze his client’s...

What Is Responsible For The Difference In The Figures Of The...

Question of the DayAccording to reliable sources, the total number of bags of rice donated by the Chinese government is 45,600 distributed as follows:Banjul...

Foreign Affairs Minister Denies Calling for Togolese President’s Resignation

By Kebba JeffangThe Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MoFA), has on Monday refuted reports on Reuters News Agency which quoted...

Former Finance Minister Appears at Janneh Commission

By Mamadou DemThe former Minister of Finance Kebba S Touray, yesterday 23rd October 2017, appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission to explain the Joint Venture Agreement between...

What Does Halifa Sallah Has To Say Regarding The Press Release...

FOROYAA contacted Mr. Halifa Sallah to ask him of his views on the Press Release from State House and this is what he had...

45,600 Bags Of Chinese Donated Rice Distributed Nationwide

Abdoulai G. Dibba Information gathered by this medium has it that 45,600 bags of the Chinese donated rice, has so far been distributed nationwide.according to...

Drivers Decry Fuel Price Increase Amid Reduced Fares

By Awa B. BahFollowing the increase in the pump price of fuel in The Gambia, drivers are questioning when the tariff on fares will...

Campaign To Bring Yahya Jammeh And Accomplices To Justice Launched

By Yankuba JallowSurvivors of human rights violations under the Jammeh regime and international human rights lawyers and advocates, have created the ‘Campaign to Bring...