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What Should The Electorate Expect By 30th October?

QUESTION OF THE DAY In the national Assembly elections of 2017 four political parties were the main drivers of Gambian politics – the UDP, APRC,...

Gamcel/Gamtel Still In Crisis

GAMTEL subsidiary, GAMCEL, should have been the leading internet service provider of the country because of its backing by the host of the broadband...

High Court Dismisses Preliminary Objection Raised by UTG Staff Association

By Kebba Secka Justice Landing Sanneh, the vocation judge sitting at the Mile 7 High Court Annex in Bakau on Wednesday September 22nd, 2021 dismissed...

Minister blames lightning for Gamcel’s woes

The Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure has told Foroyaa that lightning is the cause of the paralysis of the billing system of Gamcel....

Windstorm renders family of ten homeless

By: Aja Musu Bah Heavy windstorm on Thursday, 14th September, 2021 struck a house in Manjaikunda leaving a family of ten homeless. Isatou Corr, a 35 year...

Meng Nyanta Association embarks on tree planting exercise

By Junkung Bayo Meng Nyanta Association of Pancharr village in the Central River Region (CRR) South on Wednesday 22 September 2021 embarked on a tree...

Gambia Validates Maiden Defense Policy

By: Kebba AF Touray The Gambia’s defense ministry has on Wednesday 22nd September 2021, validated its maiden National Defense Policy. The Policy as alluded to by the...

Gambia: Oppressive laws remain despite President’s promises

Despite Gambian President Adama Barrow’s pledge to reform the country nearly five years ago, oppressive laws curtailing human rights including the rights to freedom...

IMF Completes Third Review of Gambia’s Extended Credit Facility

By Nelson Manneh Their findings indicated that the economy of the Gambia is showing some early signs of recovery, but the third wave of COVID-19...

Army chief aims to transform GAF

By: Kebba AF Touray The Chief of Defence Staff, Yakuba Drammeh, said his vision is to transform the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) to an apolitical...

16 Gambian Health Personnel Complete Paramedic Training in Turkey

By Nelson Manneh A team of sixteen health personnel including nurses and doctors have completed a training of trainers programme on Disaster and Pre-hospital Emergency...

University of The Gambia, UTG Staff Association in Court

By Yankuba Jallow The case between the University of The Gambia (UTG) and the Attorney General against the University of the Gambia Faculty and Staff...

Banjul City Council Calls for Urgent Remedy of City’s Ring Canal

By Nelson Manneh The Banjul City Council said on Monday the ‘main ring canal of the city’ is not functioning,  and this is affecting some...

30-year-old woman arrested for alleged child abuse

By Nelson Manneh  The Police have on Tuesday 21st September 2021 revealed that a woman allegedly seen in a video beating a girl child with a...

Gambia Registers Two COVID-19 Related Deaths, 12 New Cases

By Nelson Manneh  The Gambia on Tuesday 21st September 2021 registered two (2) new COVID-19-related deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to three hundred...

Football House on the Path to Professionalising Domestic League

Culled from GFF website In its quest to transform the national league from its current amateur status to professional, Football House today began a four-day...

What Is Happening To Gamcel?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The subsidiary of the national broadband network provider is having problems in selling credit to its customers. Foroyaa is aware of...

Management Responds To UTG Students’ Protest

Protest is now being given a new meaning after UTG students expressed their grievances through a restricted protest march from the GRTS Road to...

ECOWAS Trains Journalists, CSOs on Promoting Participatory Democracy

By Nelson Manneh The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on Saturday, 18th September 2021, trained journalists and civil society organizations (CSOs) on promoting participatory...

Ageing in The Gambia: a celebration or a challenge?

By Sola Mahoney In about ten days’ time on Friday, 1st October the world will celebrate the International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). I emphasize the...