Gambia: President Barrow Appoints Ambassadors
Information reaching Foroyaa is that on 16 May 2017 President Adama Barrow appointed the following ambassadors: Read more »
Gambia: Court Refers GBA Case to Supreme Court
The High Court of the Gambia has ruled on the case involving the Gambia Bar Association (GBA) and the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on the appointment of four High Court… Read more »
Gambia: Will Past Injustice Be Dealt With Through the Normal Courts or Through Truth and Reconciliation?
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Gambia: What Is the Implication of Budget Review?
Currently the total debt of the country is more than the GDP of the country which amounts to 47 billion dalasis. The domestic debt is relied on to cushion the budget of the… Read more »
Gambia: 'Golden Leaf Factory Is an Environmental Hazard' - Gunjur Native Complains to Foroyaa
A native of Gunjur has complained bitterly to this medium about the activities of a company operating in that community. The company is said to be engaged in fish and other feed… Read more »
Gambia: Bunja Nyassi and Two Others Released On Bail
Bunja Nyassi, Musa Njie and Ebrima Waa Drammeh who were arrested and detained at the Yundum Barracks, have been released on bail, yesterday around 4pm, a military source disclosed. Read more »
Gambia: What Would the Future Councils Look Like?
The Independent Electoral Commission did announce that it will conduct by elections for six vacant council seats on 24 May 2017. At the moment campaign is going on unnoticed… Read more »
Gambia: The Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violation Launched
The Gambia Center for Victims of Human Rights Violations, was launched on Wednesday, 17/05/2017, at the COMMIT Building along Kotu Highway. Read more »
Gambia: GPU, IFJ Hold Seminar On Freedom of Association and Labour Rights
The Gambia Press Union (GPU) in collaboration with the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) held a two day -Seminar on Freedom of Association and Labour Rights from 13 -… Read more »
Gambia: Could Soldiers Be Detained Under the Armed Forces Act Without Trial?
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Gambia: Bunja Nyassi and Others Released On Bail
Foroyaa has the duty under section 207 of the Constitution to uphold the fundamental rights of citizens as guaranteed under Chapter 4 of the Constitution and further promote the… Read more »
Gambia: NIA Nine - Prosecution Asks for Adjournment
The prosecution's request for adjournment of the trial of nine former senior NIA officers was granted by the high court on Tuesday. The prosecution told the court that the Attorney… Read more »
Gambia: Brothers of Former President Jammeh Arrested - Report
A police insider informed Foroyaa that three natives of Kanilai and brothers of former President Jammeh were arrested and taken to Police headquarters in Banjul, yesterday at… Read more »
Gambia: Finance Minister Signs Multi Million Dollar Project
The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Mr Amadou Sanneh yesterday signed a 5 Million dollars project with the African Development Bank (ADB) which is meant for institutional… Read more »
Gambia: Residents of Banyaka Are Entitled to a Roof Over Their Heads the Responsibility Lies in the Government That Serves
Under the former regime demolition exercises were rampant, whether legal or illegal. What is becoming common nowadays is the deprivation of whole communities of large tracks of… Read more »
Gambia: PIU Officers, Others Demolish Houses
Some Police Intervention Unit (P.I.U) officers joined a group of claimants in pulling down established structures in Banyaka village. Read more »
Gambia: Dumping Still Barred At Manjai / Bakoteh Dumpsite
Dumping is still not allowed at the Manjai Bakoteh dumpsite, Foroyaa can confirm. The ban has resulted in the random dumping of waste within neighborhoods and communities in the… Read more »
Gambia: Can a Court Reporter Impute Opinion in a Criminal Trial?
CAN A COURT REPORTER IMPUTE OPINION IN A CRIMINAL TRIAL? Read more »
Gambia: NIA 9 - Witness Implicates Former NIA Director General
Omar Bojang a staff of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) testified as the second prosecution witness in the trial of nine former NIA personnel. Read more »
Gambia: Why Is Bunja Nyassi Still Detained Without Trial?
WHY IS BUNJA NYASSI STILL DETAINED WITHOUT TRIAL? Read more »
West Africa: Law Makers in West Africa Join Fight Against FGM/C
International Parliamentary Committee for the abandonmemt of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (ICPA FGM/C) concluded a two day meeting yesterday, 9 May, at the Malian capital,… Read more »
Gambia: Court to Rule On Jurisdiction Arguments in Gambia Bar Case
The High Court is to rule on the case involving the Gambia Bar Association (GBA) and the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on the appointment of four High Court Judges. Read more »
Gambia: Should a Crisis Unfold Over the Burial of a Dead Person?
The crisis over the burial of a dead person has become a subject of discussion in the electronic media with people calling to express divergent views. Read more »
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