Is it a meet the people tour or a political campaign?

QUESTION OF THE DAY

Is it a meet the people tour or a political campaign?

The rainy season is here. A presidential tour would have been dominated by discussion on the preparedness of farmers for the rainy season. Do they have sufficient seeds, fertilizer and farming implements? When should they expect rains? How did their crops fare during the last rainy season and what lessons have they drawn from it? How to move forward? These are the questions that should have dominated the tour and to get answers from the executive.

We will continue to monitor the tour and publish some of the things being said for posterity.

 

Media Executives validate Code of Ethics

Media executives validated a Code of Ethics for journalists in The Gambia at a day’s workshop held at the GTMI on Friday 20 Emil Touray GPUMay, 2016.

The workshop was organised by the Gambia Press Union GPU). Apart from editors from the print and electronic media and bloggers, representatives from the ministry of information and communication, the UTG school of journalism and PURA were in attendance. Continue reading