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Court-Martial Finds 6 Soldiers Guilty of Treason

By Kebba Secka The panel of the General Court-Martial in the in case involving 12 soldiers charged with treason, mutiny and 7 other offences have...

Are There Controversies Around The Distribution Of Chinese Donated Rice?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Readers would recall that Foroyaa received a tip that expired rice is being distributed in CRR. In order to get clear...

Is The Notice On Kunkujang Mariama Authentic?

‘Never Again’ is the slogan that was coined from a speech delivered at the opening of the victim centre to emphasise the need...

Chinese Embassy Dilates On Donated Rice

The Chinese Embassy issued a statement yesterday clarifying their position on the rice they donated, which is currently being distributed in villages in the...

UNDP Official Emphasis Need for Independent, Effective NHRC

By Momodou Jarju The Deputy Resident Representative of the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP), Nessie Golakai-Gould, has emphasized the need for the National...

CRC Engages National Human Right Commission

By Nelson Manneh The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), on Monday May 20th 2019, engaged the National Human Right Commission on the current Constitutional review...

Justice Minister Boasts of Gambia’s Judicial System

By Momodou Jarju The Attorney General and Minister of Justice of The Gambia, was full of praises to the country’s judicial system while delivering...

ECOMIG Assures Public Of Safety And Security

The ECOWAS Mission in the Gambia (ECOMIG) has monitored the reports and several concerns raised in respect of the alleged shooting of a driver...

National Bee Keepers Association For Better Environmental Management To Save Bees

By Madiba Singhateh As we welcome you to another edition of the Environment Column, we will bring you remarks of the Director and Chairperson of...

Trade Committee Visits Tomato and Cement Factories

By: Kebba AF Touray The Trade Committee of the National Assembly yesterday continued its site visit to the GACH Tomato Paste Factory and...

Film Makers, Actors Narrate their Challenges

With Muhammed Bah Welcome to another edition of the Column that seeks to promote Arts and Music in the Gambia. Film makers in the Gambia have...

Gambia’s Coach Could Renew Deal before Test Match

By Sulayman Bah Gambia’s coach Tom Saintfiet could possibly sign the dotted lines on a revised contract before the test games against Morocco or...

Gambia’s Captain Pa Modou Told to Find New Club

By Sulayman Bah Gambia national team captain Pa Modou Jagne has been told he can leave after Swiss outfit FC Zurich failed to renew...

World bank country director bids farewell to President Barrow

The outgoing Country Director of the World Bank in The Gambia, Ms Louise Cord, bid farewell to the Gambian President on Wednesday 22nd May...

Government To Procure 7500 Tonnes Of Fertilisers

By Kebba Mamburay Amie Bojang Sissoho, Director of Press Wednesday revealed that the Ministry of Agriculture in partnership with the National Food Security, Processing and...

British High Commission Holds Exhibition On Human Rights

By Fatoumatta K Jallow The British High Commission on 21st May, 2019 held the viewing of the ‘portrait for positive change’, an exhibition which seeks...

National Climate Change Council Inaugurated

By Nelson Manneh Environment Minister Lamin D. Dibba, on Tuesday May 21st 2019, inaugurated the National Climate Change Council (NCCC). According to the authorities, the...

Retailers at SerreKunda Market lament lack of Access

By: Kebba AF Touray Retailers at the Serrekunda market yesterday lamented lack of access and space at the market. They made the remarks during the...

Should a district tribunal handle major land disputes involving a whole...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The chiefs who are presidents of district tribunals are currently appointed and can be removed by the president. The removal can...

Gunshot at Kanilai

Due process requires adherence to the principles governing the justice system. First and foremost, every person in The Gambia has rights which must be protected...