Tumana MP Critical of Security Situation in the Country – Foroyaa Newspaper

Hon. Foday NM Drammeh By: Kebba AF Touray The Member of Parliament for Tumana, Foday NM Drammeh, has raised concerns on the state of security in the country and has in the strongest possible terms denounced an Executive remark that was made at a rally recently.  This he said, poses a threat to the [...]

2019-06-21T16:18:11+01:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

CRC Commences External Public Consultations with Gambians in Europe – Foroyaa Newspaper

Justice Jallow, CRC Chairperson The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), as part of its wider public consultations with Gambians, has commenced its external public consultations with Gambians in the Diaspora with successful meetings in London, UK and Paris, France. Gambians in the diaspora have been demonstrating the keen interest they have in the designing and [...]

2019-06-21T15:16:47+01:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

‘Slander, Provocation Threat To Gambia’s Young Democracy’ NCCE Chairperson – Foroyaa Newspaper

Alhagie Sering Faye By Mustapha Jallow Alhajie Sering Faye, the Chairperson of the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE), has urged local communities to avoid slander, intimidation and provocation because they are a threat to Gambia’s young democracy. Faye made these remarks in the Upper Saloum District of the Central River Region (CRR) North, [...]

2019-06-21T14:16:08+01:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

$2.7 Million Africa Disaster Risk Financing Launched – Foroyaa Newspaper

By Ndey Sowe The National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) in collaboration with Ministry of Finance, on Wednesday June 19th, launched a $2.7 million African Disaster Risk Financing (ADRiFi). ADRiFi is a program funded by the Africa Development Bank (ADB), and is geared towards strengthening the resilience of rural households to climate related shocks, by [...]

2019-06-20T14:47:20+01:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Tables Motion on DCAF Before Deputies – Foroyaa Newspaper

Foreign Affairs Minister Momodou Tangara By: Kebba AF Touray Foreign Affairs Minister Momodou Tangara on Tuesday June 17th  2019, tabled a motion before Deputies at the National Assembly on ‘Agreement between the Republic of The Gambia and The Geneva Center for Democratic Control of the Armed Forces, for the establishment of a GCDCAF Office in [...]

2019-06-20T13:46:28+01:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments

Human Rights Commission Denounces Caste Discrimination – Foroyaa Newspaper

Emmanuel Daniel Joof, Chairman, Gambia National Human Rights Commission The National Human Rights Commission of The Gambia (NHRC) has strongly condemned the discrimination of so-called slaves by so-called nobles in various parts of The Gambia. In its press release issued on Tuesday 18th June 2019, the NHRC described such discrimination as unlawful. “The NHRC [...]

2019-06-19T18:23:42+01:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Gambia News|0 Comments