Monday, November 28, 2022

Burning Issues

IS A CONSUMER COOPERATIVE IN OPERATION AT PARLEN-WOLOF?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The decision of the villagers of Palen -Wolof to maintain a village fund and utilize it to purchase expensive fertilizer and...

WHY DID THE BAIL APPLICATION OF KERR MOT ALI 14 FAIL...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The fourteen persons from Kerr Mot Ali who have been charged and detained since 15th May, in some instances, appeared at...

Gov’t Urged To Remove Traffic Obstructers on Trans-Gambia Highway

By Nelson Manneh Omar Ceesay, the president of the Gambia Transport Union (GTU), on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 called on the Government of The Gambia...

Gambians Lament High Cost Of Rams

             As Tobaski Approaches By Nelson Manneh Scores of Gambians have lamented the high cost of rams barely a week before the Muslims observe the Eid...

IS THE BARROW ADMINISTRATION FLEXING ITS MUSCLES?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The professional association, the Association of Public and Environmental Health Officers, earlier conveyed what they termed as unacceptable condition of service...

Senegalese Military Raid in Casamance: Minor Mentally Traumatised By Gunshots, Explosives

By Nelson Manneh The recent Senegalese military raid in the southern Senegal of Casamance has mentally traumatised a 10-year-old boy residing in a Gambian community...

Gambia Police on High Alert After Gun Attack on Businessmen in...

By Mustapha Jallow Officers of The Gambia Police Force (GPF) are on high alert after an armed group attacked two businessmen at Sami Tenda village...

WHAT IS THE RULING OF THE HIGH COURT ON THE ATTORNEY...

QUESTION OF THE DAY On 29th June, 2020 judgment was entered in favour of Global HOMM in their case against the Attorney General, the Minister...

Commercial Drivers Call for Reduction of Fuel Price 

By Makutu Manneh  Commercial drivers in the Greater Banjul Area have called on the Government of The Gambia to reduce the fuel price, which is...

Business Person Hit By Bullet In CRR Attack Discharged From Hospital 

By Mustapha Jallow Mustapha Faal, a 56-year-old Gambian-Mauritania who was recently hit by a bullet during an attack by armed robbers at Sami Tenda village...

IS TWO TERM LIMIT A THORN IN THE FLESH OF SITTING...

QUESTION OF THE DAY West Africa until the change in constitution to extend terms in Cote d’Ivoire and Guinea and the coup d’état in Mali...

HAS ANY STATEMENT BEEN ISSUED BY THE EXECUTIVE ON THE OIL...

QUESTION OF THE DAY It is now one month since Gambia experienced an environmental disaster whose origin and impact are yet to be addressed by...

Psychiatric Hospital Reports Increase In Admission, Treatment of Drug Induced Psychosis...

By Nelson Manneh The Minister of Interior, Seyaka Sonko, has said that the country's only psychiatric hospital has reported a significant increase in the admission...

HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE BEEN VACCINATED AND HOW MANY VACCINES ARE...

QUESTION OF THE DAY More than a million people in the Gambia are above 18 and are expected to be vaccinated. Hence in order to...

IS THE GOVERNMENT UP TO THE TASK OF HANDLING THE OIL...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Nearly three weeks have already elapsed and there is no statement from the cabinet on the most extensive disaster confronting marine...

WHAT IS THE STATE OF PREPAREDNESS OF THE GAMBIA FOR HOSTING...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The public has been informed of road construction and other infrastructural development that are associated with the hosting of OIC meeting....

GP to spend D1.7 Million on Oil Spill Cleansing

By Mamadou Dem & Mustapha Jallow Gam Petroleum is expected to spend approximately the sum of One Million Seven-Hundred Thousand Dalasi on a cleansing exercise...

WHAT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE RISING COST OF LIVING?

QUESTION OF THE DAY According to the Central Bank Governor, inflation is 11.7 percent. He said the driver of the inflation is the price of...

Oil Spillage Affects Fishermen, Biodiversity at Mandinari  

By Madiba Singhateh & Mustapha Jallow Following widespread online reports of oil pollution on the country’s waters, three Foroyaa journalists Tuesday visited Mandinari—the oil spillage...

Authorities Speak on Mandinari Oil Spill

By Madiba Singhateh & Mustapha Jallow Authorities in various Government Departments have spoken by responding to the queries of Foroyaa reporters on the recent oil...