By Kebba Jeffang
A press statement from the Office of the President On Tuesday, June 13 said President Adama Barrow will he holding bi-annual news conferences as part of government’s effort to put in place regular communication strategy.
The initiative came out of the agreement in the 3rd cabinet meeting since Barrow administration has taken the Continue reading
By Mustapha Jallow
On 3 June, in the midst of tension, PIU officers were in riot gears including gas masks and truncheons and were effecting arrests. Some of them were armed with rifle. They could also be seen chasing some youths. An arrest was also effected from the home of the deceased Haruna Jatta. Continue reading
By: Abdoulai G. Dibba
The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Omar A. Jallow, has informed farmers that his ministry under the administration of the Barrow government will do everything possible to revive the defunct cooperative societies.
The Agriculture minister asserted that the Barrow administration through his ministry will revive the defunct cooperative societies in order for farmers to get what they want and have peace of mind. Continue reading
The Attorney General and Minister of Justice has acknowledged before the Supreme Court on Wednesday that the law on sedition is unconstitutional. He is however yet to take a position on the law on false news.
The Gambia Press Union (GPU) in 2015 filed a civil suit against the Gambia government for the repeal of sedition and false publication. The case which is before the Supreme Court of the Gambia had suffered a prolonged delay. Hearing however began on Wednesday May 30 at the country’s constitutional court chaired by the Chief Justice, Hassan Jallow. Continue reading
By Sulayman Bah and Abdoulie Fatty
Winner in the titanic clash between Hoyantan and wrestler Yaya Jammeh will receive a 20×30 land gift as staked prize, Foroyaa Sport can report.
The two are scheduled to do battle July 9th at the traditional wrestling venue, the Serrekunda West mini-stadium. Continue reading