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Halifa Sallah Calls for Introduction of Sustainable Measures in the Fight...

By Yankuba Jallow Halifa Sallah, the National Assembly member for Serrekunda on Saturday said the Gambia Government should begin working towards having a sustainable system. “Monies...

Gambian Lawmakers Reject Motion on Extension of State of Public Emergency...

By: Kebba AF Touray Gambian Lawmakers on Saturday 16th May 2020 rejected a motion for the extension of the State of Public Emergency to 45...

Sidia Jatta Warns Lawmakers to Desist from Deploying Sentiments in the...

By: Kebba AF Touray Sidia Jatta, National Assembly Member for Wuli West, has warned his fellow lawmakers to desist from deploying sentiments in the war...

Special Committee Recommends Extra 21 Days Extension of State of Public...

By: Kebba AF Touray, reporting from the National Assembly Alagie Mbow, the Chairperson of the National Assembly Select Committee on the Implementation of State of...

NDMA Updates Health Committee on COVID-19 Food Distribution

By: Kebba AF Touray The National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) yesterday updated the National Assembly Select Committee on Health on the situation of COVID-19 humanitarian...

Parliament To Reconvene on Friday to Deliberate on State of Emergency

The Gambia Parliament will reconvene on Friday, a statement from office of the clerk said. Below is a media statement issued by Parliament. The Office...

NA Trade Committee Engages Banjul Breweries

By: Kebba AF Touray The Trade Committee of the National Assembly, last Wednesday engaged the nation’s main beverage production company ‘Banjul Breweries’, to discuss the...

Finance Minister explains the funding of the D734 million food relief

By: Kebba AF Touray The Finance and Public Accounts Committee (FPAC) of the National Assembly, yesterday engaged the Ministry of Finance to dilate on the...

NAM for Tallinding Calls on Government to Translate Commitments Into Actions

By: Kebba AF Touray Ms Fatoumata Jawara, the National Assembly Member for Tallinding Constituency has called on Government to graduate from commitment to action. She...

NA Select Committee on Monitoring of State Of Emergency Visits Coastal...

By Hatab Nyang The Parliamentary Oversight Committee on the Monitoring and the implementation of the State of Emergency during the global Covid-19 pandemic visited Sanyang,...

Majority Leader Calls for Enforcement of Laws

By: Kebba AF Touray Kebba K. Barrow, the Majority Leader and Member for Kombo South at the Gambia’s National Assembly, has called on the nation...

Old Yundum Legislator: Food Assistance is Crucial for the implementation...

By: Kebba AF Touray Member for Old Yundum, Abdoulie Ceesay, said at the National Assembly in Banjul that government should provide assistance to the citizenry...

Minority Leader: Critical of the State of Public Emergency Regulations

By: Kebba AF Touray Minority Leader and Member for Niamina Dandkunku, Samba Jallow, has raised concern on the regulations that were designed by the State...

Minister of Petroleum and Energy Interview with Foroyaa

By Madiba Singhateh and Yankuba Jallow The Honourable Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Fafa Sanyang Monday, 27th April 2020 granted Foroyaa Newspaper exclusive interview at his...

BAC to Pay Employees whose Salaries were due for March

By Nelson Manneh Modou Jonga the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Brikama Area Council (BAC) on Thursday April 9th 2020, informed Foroyaa that no...

Covid-19: Gov’t Looking Into Ways of Compensating Gambians

By Momodou Jarju It is almost a month since The Gambia registered its first Covid-19 case and the Government is still looking into ways to...

Experts warn Gambia Could Have 181, 000 Covid-19 Cases If Social...

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia is expected to have 181, 000 Covid-19 infected cases around June-July when it is predicted to be at its peak,...

Halifa Sallah Cautions Lawmakers Not To Be Accomplices Of Unconstitutional Acts

By Yankuba Jallow Halifa Sallah has on Monday cautioned his colleague lawmakers not to be accomplices of unconstitutional acts. He stressed that they should not be...

Sidia Jatta Says President Barrow’s New Nominee for Ombudsman Must Resign...

By Yankuba Jallow The National Assembly member for West Sidia Jatta on Monday told Parliament that Bakary Sanyang, the Governor for West Coast Region must...

President Barrow’s Appointment of Bakary Sanyang as Ombudsman Hangs in the...

President Adama Barrow’s bid to appoint another person to the position of Ombudsman suffered a setback on Monday barely months after Parliamentarians rejected his...