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WAG elects new Secretary General

By Makutu Manneh The Writer’s Association of the Gambia (WAG) has on Saturday 16th January 2020 elected Kebba Mamburay as the new Secretary General of the...

Dr. Barry Urges Writers to Embrace WAG

By Foroyaa Staff Dr. Cherno Omar Barry, the President of the Writers Association of The Gambia (WAG), has called on writers in the country to...

Philanthropist Constructs Borehole worth D278,000 for Toro Alasan Village

By Nelson Manneh Musa Sanago, a Pan African, has recently constructed and handed over a borehole worth two hundred and seventy-eight thousand dalasi (D278, 000.00)...

Gambia to Improve Enrollment in Schools at three Regions

By Ndey Sowe Stakeholders in the education sector in The Gambia have disclosed their commitment to improve enrollment and retention of students in basic education...

Gambians in Provinces Unhappy with Delay in Voter Registration

By: Kebba AF Touray Gambians in the provinces have expressed their dissatisfaction with the delay in voter registration and are calling on the Independent Electoral...

Mayor Bensouda Reveals KMC Mobilizes D100 Million for Women Groups

By Kebba Mamburay The Mayor of KMC, Talib Ahmed Bensouda, yesterday told Foroyaa that his-led council has generated a sum of one hundred million dalasi...

FoWA Congress: Workers Applaud Progress, New Executive Takes Charge

By Isatou Kanyi Foroyaa Workers’ Association (FoWA) Friday held its congress and the financial report of the treasurer, Kebba AF Touray, revealed that the association’s...

UDP Issues Press Statement on the Drug Bust at the Gambia...

By Nelson Manneh The Secretary-General and Party Leader of the United Democratic Party Ousainu ANM Darboe has on Monday 11th January 2021 issued a press statement...

Holiday Camp Boss Calls for Rethink in Developing Urban, Rural Gambia

By Ndey Sowe Lamin Jammeh, Chief Executive Director of Iliyassa Baobab Holiday Camp in the North Bank Region (NBR), has called for a balance in...

CARITAS Engages Gambians on Contentious Issues in 2020 Draft Constitution

By Nelson Manneh CARITAS the Gambia has on Friday 8th January, 2021, engaged a cross section of Gambians on contentious issues highlighted in the 2020 draft...

Sheikh Alhaji Essa Darboe elected President of Supreme Islamic Council

By Hatab Nyang and Louise Jobe The Gambia Supreme Islamic Council on Sunday 10th January 2021 elected new executive members to run the affairs of...

Any Demand to Improve Working Conditions is Legitimate- Foroyaa Managing Editor

By Isatou Kanyi  The Managing Editor of Foroyaa newspaper, Sam Sarr, has handed the Gambia Press Union (GPU) a major boost on its recently rolled...

Gambia Records 5 New COVID-19 Cases

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Friday 8th January, 2021, recorded five new cases of the deadly coronavirus, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Government Refutes Night-Time Curfew Reports on Social Media

By Nelson Manneh The Government of The Gambia on Friday 8th January 2021, issued a press release to counter reports trending on Social Media, that a...

Government Welcomes Al Ula Peace Declaration Among GCC Member States

The Government of The Gambia has in a press release issued on Friday 8th January 2020, welcomed the signing of the Al Ula Declaration...

Aspuna Officer Affirms their Mission to Eradicate Hunger in Africa

By Nelson Manneh The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Aspuna Company, Maria-Yassin Jah, said their group aims to unlock Africa’s abundant but underutilized agricultural wealth...

OIC Gambia Commences Study of 40M Road Reserve on Bertil Harding...

By Ndey Sowe Organization of Islamic Cooperation The Gambia (OIC) Secretariat, in collaboration with the Department of Physical Planning and Housing, is embarking on a...

Ministry Gives Private Health Institutions Ultimatum to Fulfill Registration

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Health has issued a dispatch urging all private health institutions to complete their registration and fulfill all their requirements...

Barrow Reveals Millions Were Given to Islamic, Christian Councils

By Makutu Manneh Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has revealed that his government has given D5 million to the Gambia Islamic Council and D2 million to...

Police to Renew Driving Licenses to Curb Road Accidents

By Nelson MannehThe office of the Inspector General of Police said beginning 2021, driving licenses shall be renewed subject to a driving standard's review...