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One COVID-19 Patient Absconds From Ndemban Treatment Center

By Nelson Manneh Health Authorities have on Thursday 14th January 2021 informed this medium that one COVID-19 patient has absconded from the Ndemban Treatment Center in...

Gambia Ferry Service PRO says Some Accidents at Ferry Terminal are...

By Kebba Mambury Mr. Burr Touray, the Public Relations Officer of the Gambia Ferry Service at the Gambia Ports Authority, has informed Foroyaa that brake...

Fishermen Attribute Fish Scarcity to Poor Weather

By Makutu Manneh Fishermen at Tanji landing site have attributed the current fish scarcity in the markets to poor weather conditions. In the past three (3)...

Government Increases Prices of Fuel

By Makutu MannehAs the world welcomes 2021; fuel prices have increased in The Gambia in the first month of the year- January.The price of...

Are political parties negotiating the details of a defunct draft constitution...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Attorney General should give a Press conference to explain what type of negotiation is taking place. The media is informing...

Fire Ravages 3 Apartments, Bureaus in Serrekunda

By Nelson Manneh Three apartment line-houses, three bureaus and one electrical enterprise in Serrekunda, Kanifing Municipality, were recently consumed by a devastating fire incident. The contents...

Gambians in Provinces Unhappy with Delay in Voter Registration

By: Kebba AF Touray Gambians in the provinces have expressed their dissatisfaction with the delay in voter registration and are calling on the Independent Electoral...

Gambia Records 19 New Cases of COVID-19 Bringing the Total Number...

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Monday 11th January 2021 registered nineteen new cases of the deadly coronavirus, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Does The Real Estate Business In The Gambia Need Rescue?

Question Of The Day? The more Foroyaa investigates the real estate business in the Gambia the more it discovers that companies involved in such business...

D4.5 Billion Worth of Drugs Seized by DLEA

By Mustapha Jallow The Drug Law Enforcement Agency of The Gambia (DLEAG) has intercepted drugs with an estimated street value of more than $80-million US...

Women Vendors Call for Bailout to Restart their Businesses

By: Kebba AF Touray Women vendors at the provincial Lumos (weekly markets) have called for a bailout from the Government and relevant stakeholders in a...

Gambia Records 21 New COVID-19 Cases

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Thursday 7th January, 2021, recorded twenty-one new cases of the deadly coronavirus, bringing the total number of COVID-19...

Gam Housing CEO Responds to Critics

By Yankuba Jallow Gam Housing Chief Executive Officer (CEO)  Lamin Mboge, who has come under barrage of criticisms from his customers, Tuesday admitted that four...

Tinted glass vehicle owners urged to renew their clearance permits

By Nelson Manneh The Inspector General of Police has recently urged the public, that effective 15th of January 2021; all vehicles with tints must renew...

Is There Any Sign The Draft Constitution Will Be Awakened From...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Nothing has been published in the Gazette to indicate that a Bill is being subjected to due constitutional processes for introduction...

Gambia Records Six Covid-19 New Cases, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Wednesday 6th January, 2021, recorded six new cases of the deadly coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19...

President Barrow Rescinds Appointment of IEC Deputy Chair

Amid public outcry By Ndey Sowe The government issued a press release stating that President Barrow changed his decision to appoint Mr. Oremi Joiner as Deputy...

Gam Housing Estate Agency Slammed by its Victims

By Yankuba Jallow Lamin Mboge, the Chief Executive Officer of Gam Housing Real Estate Company is at the centre of accusation by over 30 people...

Is It Legal To Offer Any Benefit To Demand For Votes?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 116 of the Elections Act forbids corrupt electoral practices. It states: “(1) The term "corrupt practice" as used in this Act...

One Pac Apologizes to Christians

By Isatou Kanyi  Bai Musa Secka, a Gambian singer who goes by the music name One Pac, has apologized to the Christian community and Gambians...