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Government announces ‘marginal’ reduction of fuel pump prices

By Mustapha Jallow and Kebba Jeffang A press release from the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, aired on GRTS (state) television on Friday, 29...

DOES FAO HAVE A LESSON TO TEACH THE GAMBIA GOVERNMENT AS...

QUESTION OF THE DAY DOES FAO HAVE A LESSON TO TEACH THE GAMBIA GOVERNMENT AS CAPTIONED IN THE 27TH JANUARY 2016 EDITION OF FOROYAA? Dr. Perpetua Katepa-Kalala,...

Taranga FM Manager’s Trial: Defence to File ‘No Case to Answer’

By Rohey Jadama Barrister Combeh Gaye-Coker, who is representing Mr. Abdoulie Ceesay, the Managing Director of the Sinchu Alagi based Taranga FM radio station, has told the...

Bansang Court Issues Bench Warrant for Demfaye School Principal 3 Sureties...

By Kebba Jeffang The Bansang Magistrates’ Court presided over by traveling Magistrate Lamin Bittaye on Thursday, January 28, 2016 issued a bench warrant for Demfaye Basic Cycle...

CPAG and FGI-CRPC signs MoU on Consumer Rights Promotion

By Rohey Jadama The Consumer Protection Association of the Gambia (CPAG) and the Foundation Gambia Incorporation-Consumer Rights Protection Centre (FGI-CRPC) have yesterday, 28th January 2016 signed a...

Red Cross Implements 600,000 Euro ECHO Food Security Project

By Kebba Jeffang The Gambia Red Cross Society (GRCS) on Thursday, January 28, 2016 convened a press briefing at its headquarters in Kanifing upon the completion of...

2015 IN BRIEF PUBLIC SERVICES

By Amie Sanneh We have been publishing a summary of the stories that we published in 2015. We continue to summarise stories relating to the provision...

GYIN briefs media on forthcoming YALESI Summit

By Rohey Jadama Global Youth Innovation Network (GYIN) Gambia Chapter on Wednesday, 27th January, 2016 convened a press briefing on the forthcoming international forum dubbed “Youth Agribusiness,...

GAMBA COULD MISS SAUL MARREH FOR REST OF QUALIFIERS

By Sulayman Bah Gambia national team has been dealt a massive blow by news that Sulayman Marreh may miss the remaining four games for Gabon qualifiers, Foroyaa...

Club: Omar Colley not going to Espanyol

By Sulayman Bah Club Djurgarden this week rebutted claims of an ongoing negotiation for Omar Colley to move to Espanyol. 22-year-old Gambia international Colley became a subject...

Sutusinjang reaches first ever final

By Sulayman Bah Sutusinjang village recently reached the finals of Foni Berefet District knockout tournament sending Besse packing in the semis.Goals scored in each half from...

Ali quits club after four months

By Sulayman Bah Gambian striker Ali Sowe has departed Modena after just four months there, Foroyaa Sport can report. What might have triggered Sowe to move hasn’t...

WHAT IS FALSE AND BASELESS ABOUT THE REPORT CARRIED BY FOROYAA...

 QUESTION OF THE DAYIs the garden not having challenges regarding access to adequate water supply, cold storage facility, etc? The Gambian people are becoming aware...

President Jammeh Removes 3 Cabinet Ministers

By Suwaibou TourayPresident Yahya Jammeh has relieved three ministers of their cabinet posts with immediate effect, according to a press release from state house...

In former Petroleum PS’ Case, DPS Ends Testimony

By Mamadou DemRoheyatou Kah, Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum, and fourth prosecution witness in the ongoing criminal trial involving Muntaga Sallah, former Permanent...

Businessman’s Case Resumed, Adjourned

By Mamadou DemMagistrate Abdoulie Fatty of Banjul Magistrates’ Court yesterday, 27 January, adjourned the criminal case involving Mr Yusupha Saidy, a Gambian businessman on...

Are Policewomen and Female Soldiers in Detention?

By Kebba Jeffang Foroyaa has been informed that some female police officers as well as female military personnel have been under detention at the Yundum police station...

2015 IN BRIEF PUBLIC SERVICES

By Amie Sanneh We have been publishing a summary of the stories that we published in 2015. We now summarise stories relating to the provision of...

NUTRITION OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN Key Findings

The following are the key findings of The Gambia Demographic and Health Survey 2013: • Twenty-five percent of children under age 5 in The Gambia are stunted...

ROLE OF WF IN THE DECRIMINALISATION OF SOCIAL LEGISLATION AFFECTING WOMEN?

QUESTION OF THE DAYROLE OF WF IN THE DECRIMINALISATION OF SOCIAL LEGISLATION AFFECTING WOMEN?Freedom of Association is meaningless if it is not utilised to...