WHO WILL DETERMINE THE BUDGET FOR NEXT YEAR?

QUESTION OF THE DAY

WHO WILL DETERMINE THE BUDGET FOR NEXT YEAR?

According to section 152 of the constitution, the President shall cause the Minister responsible for finance to prepare and lay before the National Assembly at least thirty days before the end of the financial year, estimates of the revenue and expenditure of The Gambia for the following financial year.  The financial year is from 1 January to 31 December. Continue reading

Adama Barrow Holds Press Conference “Gambia will join the international community and will respect all protocols.”

By Kebba Jeffang

President-elect Adama Barrow assured the Gambian people that the country will join the international community and will adama-barrow-holds-press-conferencerespect all protocols as the country cannot be left isolated.

He said this on Thursday, December 08, 2016 at his first press conference held at the Kairaba beach hotel.

Earlier, Madam Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang welcomed the media and said the gathering is a strategic response to the request of Continue reading

Briefs Ordered in Darboe, 18 others Appeal

By Rohey Jadama

The Gambia Court of Appeal presided over by Justices A.O Adogoke, president, Awa Bah and Edrissa Fafa M’bai has ordered and From right Momodou Sanneh Fakebba Colley Lamin Dibba Lawyer Darboe Kemeseng Jammeh Femi Peters Aji Suwareh Bojanggiven 30 days to both Lawyer Ousainou Darboe and 18 others and the  State to  file  their  respective briefs of arguments.

Lawyer Darboe alongside Kemeseng Jammeh, Femi Peters, Lamin Dibba, Lamin Jatta, Baboucarr Camara, Fakebba Colley, Ismaila Ceesay, Samba Kinteh, Dodou Ceesay, Samba Kinteh, Mamudou Manneh, Nfamara Kuyateh, Fanta Darboe,  Lamin Njie,  Continue reading