Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Burning Issues

What should happen when an appointee declines to accept an appointment...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Executive should take the decline in good faith and allow the status quo prior to the appointment to prevail. That...

Bakary Jammeh Declines His New Appointment as Minister of Trade

By Mustapha Jallow Mr Bakary Jammeh, the former Governor of the Central Bank has declined the offer of post for the Minister of Trade, Industry,...

BCC Mayorees Calls on Audit Office to produce Council’s Audited Financial...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Mayorees of Banjul City Council, Rohey Malick Lowe, has called on the National Audit Office to provide her council with...

Jambur ‘Kabilo’ Members Disagree Over How Millions Should be Paid to...

By Makutu Manneh The compensation process between the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) and the two ‘Kabilos’ of Jamburr ended in disagreement on Tuesday. The...

Is the EU adopting the Right Approach on the Constitutional Impasse?

QUESTION OF THE DAY An attempt to see the executive when a matter was laid before the National Assembly, did not appear to be the...

Permanent Secretary Buba Sanyang Briefs Parliamentarians on Salagi Land Dispute, Others

By: Kebba AF Touray Permanent Secretary Buba Sanyang on Monday in Banjul briefed Parliamentarians on how his Ministry settled some of the land disputes in...

Former Central Bank Governor Jammeh Dismisses Rumours

By Mustapha Jallow Bakary Jammeh, the former Governor of the Central Bank Monday clarified that he did not say or write anything regarding whether or...

Untouchable Institutions For Public Accountability

The Central Bank is the only authority responsible for issuing the currency of The Gambia. It is the sole bank of the Government and the...

Shop Owners, Vendors Still Dissatisfied with Market Restrictions

By Fatoumatta K. Jallow Following the announcement by Government Spokesperson Ebrima G Sankareh on the changes to the restrictions on markets throughout the Gambia, shop...

CRC Chairperson Buries Controversy on Gay Marriage in Draft Constitution

By Yankuba Jallow & Nelson Manneh Justice Cherno Sulayman Jallow, the Chairperson of the outgoing Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), on Thursday October 1st told the...

CRC Chairperson Justice Jallow Debunks Critics

Chairperson of The Gambia Constitutional Review Commission said on Thursday that it was unfortunate that a tiny minority of critics have levelled the claim...

Business Operators Express Concerns over Contracts Awarded to International Bidders

By Ndey Sowe Gambian business companies have expressed their concerns on how hard it is for them to win big bids in the country, which...

Are the opposition parties in the Gambia intending to perpetuate themselves...

By Fatoumatta K Jallow NRP, UDP Respond to Modou Joof’s Comment Following the question of the day on the Foroyaa Newspaper Edition of 29th September 2020,...

APRC Leader Calls on President Barrow to Either ‘Release or Grant...

By Yankuba Jallow Fabakary Tombong Jatta, the interim leader of APRC has pleaded with President to either ‘release or grant bail’ to ex-Captain Yankuba Touray...

What more does Momodou Joof have to say for further clarification...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Momodou wrote: “There's no guarantee. If these people led their political parties since 1986 and others since 1996: for 34 and...

What Do Opposition Political Leaders Have To Say Regarding The Following...

QUESTION OF THE DAY  “In advanced places and more tolerant and less greedy societies - people step aside when they see that they have tried...

The Attempt to Mislead the Religious Leaders of the Country

Foroyaa has observed that there is a deliberate attempt to mislead the religious leaders of the country to believe that the draft Constitution aims...

ECOMIG Forces Impound Fifteen Trucks

By Nelson Manneh The President of the Gambia Transport Union Omar Ceesay, confirmed to this medium on Monday that the ECOMIG Forces in Kanilai in...

Why would anyone want to serve for more than two terms...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa raised the question that all African Democrats are asking as the Guinean and Ivorian Presidents seek third terms and the debate...

GT Bank Customers Ask Gov’t to intervene, end impasse at their...

By Nelson Manneh Customers of Guaranty Trust Bank have asked the Gambia Government to intervene and settle the problem that led to the ongoing sit-down...