Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Burning Issues

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...

Massive Power Outage Hits Rural Gambia

By Ansumana Touray As the COVID-19 pandemic is taking its toll on the economic and social life of the people, residents of Jarumeh Koto in...

Thirty Nine people arrested at Banjul, Serrekunda beachside

By Nelson Manneh Two taskforce groups of Banjul and Kanifing West monitoring the activities of people along the beachside have recently arrested thirty-nine individuals for...

Unregulated activities of real estate agencies – a potential cause of...

By Yankuba Jallow The operation of real estate companies in The Gambia remains unregulated and is a potential cause of conflict. The Gambia has in the...

Gambians Grappling with Life amid COVID-19

By Momodou Jarju & Makutu Manneh Amid the Coronavirus pandemic causing havoc to the entire world, scores of Gambians are also grappling with the hardship...

Danger Looms as Compliance with COVID-19 Measures Decelerates

By: Kebba AF Touray Danger may emerge as compliance with COVID-19 measures decrease. This disease is real and a killer as declared by the World...

Seventeen Senegalese arrested for unlawful entry into The Gambia

By Nelson Manneh The Director of Health Services at the Ministry of Health Thursday informed the press that seventeen Senegalese were arrested for illegally entering...

Safe spacing on some beaches not observed

By Hatab Nyang The health authorities’ advice for people to maintain a safe distance as a way to curb the spread of COVID-19 is not...

How many COVID-19 cases are under hospitalization?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Having dropped to one, the number of cases under hospitalization has increased to 7. Two cases are also under testing. The...

Passengers Call on Government to Enforce Emergency Regulations on Transport Fares

By Nelson Manneh Commercial vehicle passengers have renewed their call to the Government to enforce the Emergency Regulations on transport fares. They said the drivers are...

Police Officer Wounded In Land Dispute between Gunjur, Berrending Villages

By Hatab Nyang A Police Officer has been assaulted and seriously wounded by one Jatta Sanyang of Berending in the Kombo South District, during a...

Did Any Politcal Party Representative Claim That Covid- 19 Virus Is...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa has received a copy of an interview where a political representative is claiming that COVID-19 virus is not present in...

Labour Union demands support from Government for labourers

By Nelson Manneh Ebrima Garba Cham, the Secretary-General of the Gambia National Trade Union Congress has called on the Government to support workers affected by...

Gambian Authorities Release Vessel After Crew Paid Fine of D500, 000

By Mustapha Jallow Dr. Bamba A.M Banja, the Permanent Secretary at the Department of Fisheries, has on Tuesday told Foroyaa that a vessel that was...

Health Ministry Says Results of 109 COVID 19 Tests Conducted In...

Information form Gambia's Health Ministry indicates a total of 109 tests from the mass screening test held in Bakau for COVID-19 cases, have all...

Is The Distribution Of Rice, Oil And Sugar The Key Strategy...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Gambians are receiving more publicity on the distribution of rice, oil and sugar as key commodities available to fight hunger in...

Gambia Local Businesses are collapsing due to COVID-19

By Makutu Manneh Local business owners in the Gambia are facing setbacks in their businesses since coronavirus entered the country. They complained that they were not...

GAF Confirms Arrest of Soldier Accused of Drug Trafficking

By Mustapha Jallow Military Police have on Monday arrested and detained a State Guard staff, who allegedly opened fire in the air after he was...

Gambian Hoteliers and Tour Operators say Hospitality Industry Risks Collapse, if…….

Gambian Tour Operators and Hoteliers said Sunday the hospitality industry risks crumbling if the Government and the development partners fail to intervene to save...