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Senegalese Donated Funds Targeted for Victims’ Healthcare

By Mustapha Jallow  Abubacar Tambadou, the Minister of Justice on Friday August 16th disclosed during a dialogue with victims of the former Government, that Senegalese...

Have the police started arresting young people in connection with an...

QUESTION OF THE DAY A mature state must be able to distinguish criminal actions of individuals and conflicts that may lead to destruction of properties....

Full Text of Statement by PDOIS SG on System Change

Transcribed by Yankuba JallowHalifa Sallah, the Secretary-General of the People’s Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) has reaffirmed their position to bring about...

German Media Accuse Second Gambian Striker of Age Fraud

By Sulayman Bah The media in Berlin appears to be out on a target on refugee-turned footballers after a second Gambian striker is accused of...

After Storming Luxembourg, Gambian Striker Sawaneh Back in Belgium

By Sulayman BahIbou Sawaneh has returned to where his career took off after storming the Luxembourg premier league the pervious term, Foroyaa Sport can...

Are there views addressed to Foroyaa critical of the press statement...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa has not received letters in that regard but would like to pick remarks made in social media and then encourage...

IEC Chairman Elected In Sub-Regional Electoral Commission’s Steering Committee

MUHAMMED S. BAH Alieu Momar Njie, Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), has been elected as the 2nd Vice President of the ECOWAS Network...

Two UK Investors Visit Gambia For Possible Partnership

Two top executives of the United Kingdom based GSS Company Ltd, are currently on a visit in The Gambia on an initial scoping mission to explore...

Trillions of dollars are lost yearly through money laundering- 1st Deputy...

By Ndey SoweDr. Saiku A.K. Jabbie, the First Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of the Gambia has said IMF and World Bank reports...

President Barrow Sends Goodwill Messages to World Leaders

State House, Banjul, 15th August 2019 - H.E. President Adama Barrow has sent several messages to colleague leaders in China, India, the ECOWAS and...

20 Peace Corps Sworn-in As Education Volunteers

By Nelson Manneh Twenty Peace Corps Volunteers were sworn in as Education Volunteers at the United States Ambassador’s residence in Fajara, on the 14th of August...

GPU to train 20 journalists on investigative reporting

The Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Endowment Fund will on Monday, 19th August 2019 begin a ten-day training on investigative...

GAF Release Four Military Detainees

By Mustapha JallowGambian authorities have released four military personnel who were referred to as ‘Junglers’, on the 10th of August 2019, following their long-term detention...

What Is the Role of Bikers In The Distribution Of Bread?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The demand for bread production is higher than the current supply. A number of people have to travel long distances before...

UNFPA Executive Director Visits The Gambia

By Nelson MannehDr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of the UNFPA, arrived in the Gambia last Thursday on a two-day visit.Dr. Kanem was welcomed at...

Empowered And Ready: Young Aspiring Writers Ready to Inspire Others

By Momodou JarjuYoung aspiring writers have disclosed their desire to inspire their colleagues into writing after undergoing a four-day training themed: “Pen Your Own...

Amid Exit Rumours, Barrow More Determined than Ever –Club Boss

By Sulayman Bah Musa Barrow is more resolute at staying put than ever, says his Atalanta club boss Antonio Percassi. The 20-year-old is the subject of...

An African Champion Ten Years Ago….Revived Ebrima Bojang Signs Deal in...

By Sulayman Bah One-time Gambia’s hottest striker Gambia-born Ebrima Bojang has inked the dotted lines with a club in France, Foroyaa Sport can reveal. The man...

PAP SAINE REACTS TO HIS INTERNATIONAL AWARD

Mr. Pap Saine,  Proprietor  and  Editor-in-Chief of The Point Newspaper (The Gambia)  made the following statement at the Annual  Convention of The  National  Association...

NABJ Announces Pap Saine as 2019 Percy Qoboza Foreign Journalist of...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Aug. 6, 2019) – The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced Pap Saine, co-publisher and managing editor of The Point newspaper in...