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Police clash with Residents of Sukuta Over Demolition Exercise

By Mustapha Jallow Dozens of houses and fences have been demolished in Sukuta-Salagi as the police clashed with the residents over land dispute. At least 15...

Did The National Assembly Attain The Objective For Which The Extraordinary...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The answer to this question is simple.The extraordinary session was convened to meet the request of the executive for consideration of...

President declares a state of emergency again

The President has again declared a state of public emergency by proclamation. This follows the lapse of the previous one which was declared on...

Why Did The National Assembly Adjourn Monday 18 MAY ...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Nation would recall that COVID- 19 has compelled the National Assembly to adjourn its regular Session pending advice to restore...

Residents of Border Villages in URR Express Fear over Spread of...

By Lamin Fatty Residents living around the border villages within Upper River Region North have express fears over the spread of the corona virus in...

What Is The Role Of Social Welfare Department In Protecting The...

QUESTION OF TE DAY Foroyaa will approach the Ministry to find out how Social Welfare Department is positioned to assist the vulnerable groups during COVID-19. This...

Health Minister expresses frustration over the country’s bad system

By Yankuba Jallow The Minister of Health on Saturday told members of the National Assembly that the Gambia has a very bad system which requires...

Health Minister says The African continent is expecting three hundred thousand...

By: Kebba AF Touray Dr. Amadou Lamin Samateh, Gambia’s Health Minister, told Gambian Lawmakers on Saturday that it is projected that without social distancing, the...

Gambia Health Experts Say over One Hundred Thousand people could be...

By: Kebba AF Touray Hon. Alhagie Mbow, National Assembly Member for Upper Saloum and Chairperson of the Special Committee on the Implementation of State of...

Is Banjul Breweries Fair To The Gambian Nation And Its Workers?

QUESTION OF THE DAY When Banjul Breweries motivated Gambian workers to plead with their Parliament and Executive to reduce taxes, the authorities came to the...

Gunjur Ward Councilor says the reopening of fish meal factories is...

By Hatab Nyang Momodou Charreh Gibba, ward councillor of Gunjur said the Government should not have allowed the fishmeal factories to resume operation. “The reopening of...

What Final Step Is Mandatory For The Draft Constitution To Go...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 21 Subsection 2 and 3 of the Constitutional Review Commission Act read: “The Commission shall, upon the submission of the...

Police Arrest Sixteen Suspected Criminals

By Yankuba Jallow Youths of Serrekunda, in partnership with the Gambia Police Force, on Wednesday arrested dozens of youths who are suspected to be thieves,...

Security personnel tasked to enforce social-distancing rules

By Mustapha Jallow As Gambia continued to register new cases of coronavirus, personnel of The Gambia Police Force and other sister services have been tasked...

Should People Be Worried About President Barrow’s Position On The Constitution?

QUESTION OF TH DAY The answer is in the negative. A New Constitution is what will make a Third Republic possible. One of the legacies...

BAC Chairman Says Fire Consumes Goods and Stalls at Brikama Market

By Louise Jobe Chairman of Brikama Area Council, Sherrifo Sonko said on Tuesday inferno consumed goods and stalls at the main market in Brikama. Sonko said...

President Barrow Urged To Table Draft Constitution Before Parliament

By Yankuba Jallow Civil Society Actors have renewed their call for the President to table the final draft constitution bill before lawmakers. John Charles Njie, the...

How are teachers faring under COVID 19?

Foroyaa has reliably learnt that apart from teachers involved in the television and radio programmes the vast majority of teachers are now siting without...

Director of Medical Services Calls On Police, Others to Enforce...

The Director of Medical Services at the Ministry of Health has called on traffic Police and other law enforcement personnel to ensure that drivers...

When will the by Elections be held?

Question of the Day The IEC should give an update on what it is doing regarding the two By elections that are due. By Elections...