Monday, April 19, 2021

Burning Issues

Police Arrest 50 People Following Riot in Sanyang

By: Nelson Manneh Police said investigation into the violent protest in Sanyang led to the arrests of 50 individuals, who are currently helping the Police...

Is the problem in Sanyang a legal , security or a...

A Nation has to have values and system of addressing problems that are known and acceptable to its population. Once this is the case the...

What Is The State Doing To Save The Land Targetted To...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Sayerr Jobe family is now engaged in saving the land left by the son of Sayerr Jobe which is just...

TRRC Chairperson says all Victims of Human Rights Violations will get...

It is the TRRC’s firm conviction that all victims of human rights violations that occurred between July 1994 and January 2017 will get the...

What Are Covid-19 Preventive Strategies?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Political parties have been holding Congresses to enable their members to participate in internal party Democracy.  This is happening at a time...

Fishermen Seek Support After Sanyang Mob Burned Down 6 Boats, Others

By Mustapha Jallow Scores of fishermen at Sanyang beach landing site have on Friday called on the authorities to provide them with new fishing boats...

Forced To flee Sanyang: Batokunku Alkako says 250 Senegalese are safe...

By Mustapha Jallow Batokunku, 20th March, 2021: Jerreh Jatta, the Alkalo of Batokunku on Friday told Foroyaa that a total of 250 Senegalese migrants who...

No substance of hard drug found in fishmeal factory

No substance of hard drugs was found in Nessim Fishmeal Factory, Demba S Jammeh the Director of Forensic Investigation told reporters yesterday. He said that...

Calm Returns to Sanyang Following Violent Clashes on Monday

Hatab Nyang and Mustapha Jallow A serene atmosphere was observed on Tuesday in Sanyang as things returned back to normalcy and people were going about their...

Will Any Party Benefit From Tension In The Country?

 QUESTION OF THE DAY People have expressed the desire for ECOMIG forces to leave the country. This would better be defended if we maintain peace...

Resident Explains Mysterious Exhumation of Corpse in Bakau Cemetery

By Mustapha Jallow Fady Jammeh, a native of Bakau living opposite a cemetery, on Wednesday told this medium that a mysterious exhumation of a corpse...

Mob Burns down Police Station; Fish-meal Company in Sanyang after a...

By Hatab Nyang & Mustapha Jallow A mob comprising over thousand rioters on Monday burned-down a police station and a Chinese owned Fishmeal Company in...

What Is The Situation In Senegal?

The situation in Senegal has gone beyond what is expected under a stable democracy. A civil conflict is breaking out whose cost in lives...

Mysterious Death, State Authorities Bury Unidentified Body In Nyambai Forest

By Mustapha Jallow Members of the Gambia Police Force (GPF), the Fire and Rescue Service (GFRS) and some Medical officers, have buried an unidentified body...

Do The TRRC Members Have Enough Security?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The TRRC is not a court. It is gathering facts to make recommendations. Hence no one should feel threatened by the...

What Is The Situation In Senegal?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The situation in Senegal has gone beyond what is expected under a stable democracy. A civil conflict is breaking out whose...

How Much Does Government Spend Annually On Procurement?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The Government of the Gambia must purchase goods and pay for public works and services on annual basis. According to the...

Should There Be A Law Requiring The IEC To Conduct Elections...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The suspension of a political party because of disputed elections did raise the question whether it would not be prudent to...

Pastef Leader Ousmane Sonko Arrested

Ousmane Sonko, the leader of Pastef was finally arrested by the research squad for disturbing public order and participating in an unauthorized demonstration, according...

Court of Appeal Grants Application Sought by IEC’s Lawyer in Sheriffo...

By Yankuba Jallow Gambia Court of Appeal on Tuesday granted an application for extension of time sought by Lawyer Fatou A. Jawo for the Independent...