There is no doubt that anyone who cares to see or know that something unprecedented is happening in The Gambia. The wind of change is blowing over the country. There is indeed a movement for change. Continue reading
QUESTION OF THE DAY
WILL THE EU SEND AN OBSERVER TEAM TO MONITOR THE FORTHCOMING PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION?
Our information is that the EU was ready to deploy a small Election Expert Mission (EEM) to provide a technical assessment of the overall electoral process. Such an Election Expert Mission was deployed for the last presidential election in The Gambia in 2011.
According to our source, the EU was informed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Gambia that the mission was not accepted.
The local diplomatic corps will instead organize the Joint Diplomatic Watch which is an exercise to produce factual reporting on the upcoming Presidential elections. It significantly differs in objective, its scope, depth and duration to the EEM.
Foroyaa will get in touch with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to get their response to this.
The GDC returned to the Kombos drawing large crowds as people coming from different areas lined up the main road to welcome Hon. Mamma Kandeh. Thousands of supporters streamed in from Giboro Kuta, Brikama, Farato, Lamin, Abuko, Latri Kunda and West Filed and cheered as he moved on to Bakau where they had a rally. Continue reading
By Aja Musu Bah Daffeh
Balla Garba Jahumpa the Minister of Works and Infrastructure who also doubles as the APRC Campaign Manager, said election is not about trifling but rather nation development. According to him, for more than 30 years, West Coast Region never enjoyed national development but now all those sufferings are history. Continue reading
At a traditional stronghold for the ruling APRC party, Banjul city, the presidential candidate of the coalition 2016 Adama Barrow after receiving a surprising turn out told the city natives to decisively take back the country from President Yahya Jammeh who has been ruling the country for the past 22 years.
Barrow and entourage reached Banjul on Sunday evening, 27th November, 2016 where massive city supporters and sympathizers Continue reading