Workers’ Leaders Urge Government to Improve Their Welfare

[Foroyaa] The Secretary General of the Gambia Trade Union Congress Mr. Ebrima Garba Cham, has called on Government to consider the rising cost of living and improve the salaries, pensions and allowances of workers. Mr. Cham said Government should pay s…

[Foroyaa] The Secretary General of the Gambia Trade Union Congress Mr. Ebrima Garba Cham, has called on Government to consider the rising cost of living and improve the salaries, pensions and allowances of workers. Mr. Cham said Government should pay special attention to the soaring price of commodities and house rent among others, to give workers decent pay.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Soldiers Train On VIP Protection in Senegal

[Foroyaa] 115 members of the Gambia Armed Force (GAF) and 35 personnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU), Tuesday May 1st, departed for Senegal to train on protecting the president and executive members of the Government.

[Foroyaa] 115 members of the Gambia Armed Force (GAF) and 35 personnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU), Tuesday May 1st, departed for Senegal to train on protecting the president and executive members of the Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

At the ‘Janneh’ Commission – Maba Jobe, Alhagie Conteh Testify

[Foroyaa] Maba Jobe, the former Gambian Higher Commissioner to Nigeria and resident of Kotu, was on Monday 30th May 2018, summoned to appear before the ‘Janneh’ Commission of enquiry, regarding the Crude Oil that was lifted from Nigeria by the former G…

[Foroyaa] Maba Jobe, the former Gambian Higher Commissioner to Nigeria and resident of Kotu, was on Monday 30th May 2018, summoned to appear before the 'Janneh' Commission of enquiry, regarding the Crude Oil that was lifted from Nigeria by the former Government of Yaya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Awaits Legal Advice After Submitting Investigative Report On Detained Soldiers

[Foroyaa] The Attorney General Chambers has informed that they have received investigative report on the case of three detained soldiers accused of participating in mutinous and seditious acts through ‘WhatsApp’.

[Foroyaa] The Attorney General Chambers has informed that they have received investigative report on the case of three detained soldiers accused of participating in mutinous and seditious acts through 'WhatsApp'.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Absence of President Impedes Court Martial Trial

[Foroyaa] The absence of the President of the General Court-Martial, Colonel Salifu Bojang, has impeded the trial of the twelve soldiers facing nine counts which includes treason and mutiny, at the Court Martial.

[Foroyaa] The absence of the President of the General Court-Martial, Colonel Salifu Bojang, has impeded the trial of the twelve soldiers facing nine counts which includes treason and mutiny, at the Court Martial.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia