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NIA DG Commences His Testimony At TRRC

By Nelson Manneh The Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ousman Sowe, has on Wednesday 6th January, 2021, commenced his testimony before the Truth,...

Is There Any Sign The Draft Constitution Will Be Awakened From...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Nothing has been published in the Gazette to indicate that a Bill is being subjected to due constitutional processes for introduction...

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...

Gambia Records Six Covid-19 New Cases, No New Death

By Nelson Manneh The Gambia has on Wednesday 6th January, 2021, recorded six new cases of the deadly coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19...

President Barrow Rescinds Appointment of IEC Deputy Chair

Amid public outcry By Ndey Sowe The government issued a press release stating that President Barrow changed his decision to appoint Mr. Oremi Joiner as Deputy...

Gam Housing Estate Agency Slammed by its Victims

By Yankuba Jallow Lamin Mboge, the Chief Executive Officer of Gam Housing Real Estate Company is at the centre of accusation by over 30 people...

Mile II Prison Escapee Rearrested

By Louise Jobe /Hatab Nyang A remanded prisoner, Buba Drammeh, standing trial for the killing of one Buba Jammeh during the Berending-Gunjur land dispute, has...

Is It Legal To Offer Any Benefit To Demand For Votes?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 116 of the Elections Act forbids corrupt electoral practices. It states: “(1) The term "corrupt practice" as used in this Act...

TRRC: Former Director General of Immigration Recounts His Torture at Mile...

By Nelson Manneh Tamsir Jasseh, former Director General of Immigration and Victim of Ndurr Cham 2006 foiled Coup, has on Monday narrated how he was arrested, detained...

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...

One Pac Apologizes to Christians

By Isatou Kanyi  Bai Musa Secka, a Gambian singer who goes by the music name One Pac, has apologized to the Christian community and Gambians...

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...

Gambian Deportee from Germany Allegedly Kills Father

By Louise Jobe / Hatab Nyang  Gambian Police have confirmed to Foroyaa that a resident of Brikama Darul Hairu died on Saturday 2nd January 2021after...

IEC Postpones Registration of Voters till further notice

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has postponed the commencement of general registration of voters 2021. In a press release issued by the...

Basic Commodity Prices Escalate as the New Year Ushers in

By: Kebba AF Touray The 2021 New Year has ushered in escalated prices of basic food commodities effective 1st January 2021. No one doubts that...

GCCI President Says Gambia Lost D2.5 Billion Revenue on Waivers

Edrissa Mass Jobe, the President of Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), has disclosed that the Gambia lost D2.5 billion revenue on waivers...

CSOs Empowered On Environmental Protection

Abdoulai G. Dibba Two Civil Society Organisations in the Central River and North Bank Regions have been trained on the techniques and skills in lobbying...

Another Abundant Catch of Juvenile Fish In Tanji

By Hatab Nyang There has been another abundant catch of juvenile fish at the Tanje fish landing site last Tuesday, December 22nd 2020, with many...

FSYA Holds Congress, Elect New Leadership

By Nelson Manneh Faraba-Sutu Youths’ Association has on Saturday 2nd January, 2020, held their congress at Faraba-sutu in Kombo East District, West Coast Region. This is the...

Mercedes Benz Plunged into the Sea at Janjangbureh Ferry Crossing Point

By Kebba Mamburay The Public Relations Officer of the Gambia Ferry Services, Mr. Omar Burr Touray, has issued a notice on behalf of the Gambia...