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Renewable Energy – the solution to energy supply challenges in The...

By Madiba Singhateh Renewable energy systems are rapidly becoming more efficient and cheaper worldwide. Its share of total energy consumption is increasing day by day. The...

NA Select Committee on Monitoring of State Of Emergency Visits Coastal...

By Hatab Nyang The Parliamentary Oversight Committee on the Monitoring and the implementation of the State of Emergency during the global Covid-19 pandemic visited Sanyang,...

Human Rights Commission On Fact-finding Mission At Gunjur/Sanyang

By Hatab Nyang A delegation of Commissioners of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) led by Emanuel Joof as the Chairperson, on the 15th of...

Environment Ministry’s Adviser and Interim Project Manager of EBA Speaks on...

With Madiba Singhateh Part One Welcome to another Edition of the Environment Column. In this week’s Edition of the Column, the Columnist caught up with the...

KMC Awards Contract to Fence Bakoteh Dumpsite

By Nelson Manneh The Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) on Wednesday March 18th 2020, awarded Bajam Enterprise Limited the contract to fence Bakoteh Dumpsite at a...

FAO Country representative speaks about sustainable fisheries/aquaculture practices In the Gambia

With Madiba Singhateh Welcome to another Edition of the Environment Column. In this week’s Column, we will continue with the rest of the interview that...

FAO Country representative speaks about sustainable fisheries/aquaculture practices In the Gambia.

With Madiba Singhateh Welcome to another edition of the Environment Column. In this week’s Column, we will bring you an interview that this Columnist had...

Forest Trade Fair Showcases Forest Products to mitigate against Environmental Degradation

With Madiba Singhateh Welcome to this week’s Edition of the Environment Column and in this Edition, we will bring you the Forest Trade Fair which...

Sunny Oil Factory in Mandinari directed to comply

By Madiba Singhateh/Louise Jobe Sunny Oil Factory in Mandinari has been directed to comply with conditions of production that will not harm the health of...

Dutch Tourist Couple on Beach Cleansing Exercise Urge Gambians To Reciprocate

By Madiba Singhateh Dutch couple Bonne Bergsma and Wieker De Jong, said they are now engaged in cleaning Gambia’s beautiful beaches every year, when they...

‘State Will Transfer Forest Lands To Communities In Three Years’ Forest...

By Madiba Singhateh The Marketing and Analysis Development (MA&D) Officer at the Department of Forestry has disclosed that in three years’ time, the state will...

Mandinary Villagers Raise Concerns Over Sunny Company’s Waste Emissions

By Louise Jobe A press briefing was organized by the Mandinary Village Development Committee (VDC) over waste emission concerns allegedly generated by the sludge recycling...

Bad Odour Chases Away Tourists From Paradise Beach

By Hatab Nyang Tourists residing or visiting Paradise Beach on Tuesday, the 19th of November 2019, complained to this reporter about the bad odour they...

Intercepted Juvenile Fish Rots, Buried At Gunjur Beach

By Hatab Nyang This is a developing story on the one carried in yesterday’s publication of Foroyaa regarding the interception of a lorry with juvenile...

Garbage heap forces closure of old yundum schools

By Kebba Secka Schools in Old Yundum have temporarily closed due to unbearable stench from garbage heap in the environment. Speaking to this medium, the head...

The Environment An Important Sector On Which Livelihoods Depend On’...

By Ndey Sowe The Minister of Environment Lamin Dibba, said people’s livelihoods depend on the environment which makes it such an important sector; that without...

Fish-meal Industry Demands Worries Artisanal Fisher-folk In Gambia, Sub-region

With Madiba Singhateh Welcome to another Edition of the Environment and in today’s Column we will take a look into the issue of the high...

Alahin Bolong’ In Kartong Awash With Dead Fish

By Louise Jobe Recent reports have it that the ‘Alahin Bolong’ at Kartong was awash with dead fish. Lamin Demba a resident of Sifoe village...

Tujereng Village launches Pilot Project on Waste Management

By Makutu Manneh Tujereng Village on Saturday 5th October, 2019 launched a pilot project called "Tujereng Jambandoo" to convert organic waste to resources fertilizer. ‘Jambandoo' is a...

Redeployment Of Brikama Regional Forestry Officer Raises Eyebrows

By Madiba Singhateh    Information reaching Foroyaa indicate that the West Coast Regional Forestry Officer Ousainou Cham, has been redeployed to the North Bank Region. The redeployment...