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President Barrow calls for Unity in Guinea Bissau

By Ndey Sowe Adama Barrow, the President of the Gambia has called on the people of Guinea Bissau to reconcile...

Lesson From Guinea Conakry

Colonialism brought ethnolinguistic groups under colonial rule as subjects of a foreign power. They built schools and created an...

Computer Scientist Explains Arrest, Detention at NIA

By Yankuba Jallow Lamin Bojang, a computer scientist on Thursday, 22nd October 2020 told the TRRC he was arrested and...

The decision to resign when caught up in a scandal affecting a family member but had his resignation turned down by the President was a sign of adhering to the standard of good practice in public administration. The decision to hand over diplomatic passport after queries were raised in the public space regarding their issuance to family members who had no connection with public office proves that criticism should not be taken as an indictment but a challenge to provide remedies to what could undermine the integrity of a public officer.

The standards are being set. Will they be adhered to by all? The future will tell. The lesson however is clear. Integrity matters in public office. Transparency cannot be avoided and accountability is the only protection that guards a public officer from being vulnerable.

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President Barrow calls for Unity in Guinea Bissau

By Ndey Sowe Adama Barrow, the President of the Gambia has called on the people of Guinea Bissau to reconcile...
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Lesson From Guinea Conakry

Colonialism brought ethnolinguistic groups under colonial rule as subjects of a foreign power. They built schools and created an elite that could speak the...

Computer Scientist Explains Arrest, Detention at NIA

By Yankuba Jallow Lamin Bojang, a computer scientist on Thursday, 22nd October 2020 told the TRRC he was arrested and detained by security agents following...

Does the National Disaster Management Agency have a concrete programme for flood victims in KM and West Coast ?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa is aware that many families are currently displaced because of the total collapse of houses housing little children and women....

GPU ends sexual harassment policy training for editors, producers

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia Press Union (GPU) on Thursday 22 October 2020 ended two-day training on sexual harassment policy for producers and editors. Lamin Jahateh,...
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