What Type of Processing Is Taking Place

[Foroyaa] It is evident from the environmental challenges confronting the Tanji- Gunjur fishing zone that government should immediately come up with a thorough review of the value added industries in the country and come with an environment impact asse…

[Foroyaa] It is evident from the environmental challenges confronting the Tanji- Gunjur fishing zone that government should immediately come up with a thorough review of the value added industries in the country and come with an environment impact assessment on all of them to ensure the benefits derived do not harm the environment. There is need to look at the value chain to ensure that what is processed would serve local and international needs to expand production and provide employment in The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NEA Displeased With Performance of Golden Lead Company

[Foroyaa] Mr. Muhammad Jadama, the Senior Program Officer of the National Environment Agency, has pointed out that a fishing company in Gunjur has flouted the country’s environmental regulations.

[Foroyaa] Mr. Muhammad Jadama, the Senior Program Officer of the National Environment Agency, has pointed out that a fishing company in Gunjur has flouted the country's environmental regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

SSGT. Badjie And Sambou Detained

[Foroyaa] Foroyaa has learnt of the arrest and detention of two members of the Gambia Armed Forces, Lamin Badjie and Lamin Sambou both Staff Sergeants of the Gambia Armed Forces. They were arrested and detained by Military Police, since March 2017. Thi…

[Foroyaa] Foroyaa has learnt of the arrest and detention of two members of the Gambia Armed Forces, Lamin Badjie and Lamin Sambou both Staff Sergeants of the Gambia Armed Forces. They were arrested and detained by Military Police, since March 2017. This is beyond the 72 hours deadline which requires the authorities to either release the detainee or take him/her to court.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Prices and the Cost of Living

[Foroyaa] The key concern of the electorate is the prices of commodities and the income of the people. Many people in The Gambia do not link support of political parties with programmes. They support political parties on the basis of their whims and ca…

[Foroyaa] The key concern of the electorate is the prices of commodities and the income of the people. Many people in The Gambia do not link support of political parties with programmes. They support political parties on the basis of their whims and caprices. They often call for regime change when they are also interested in system change so that their living conditions would be improved and prosperity would be ensured.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Zanu-PF Succession War – G40 Settles for Sekeramayi

[New Zimbabwe] A Zanu-PF faction tussling for party control with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s camp appears to have settled for Defence Minister Sydney Sekeramayi as its figurehead as the succession fight continues.

[New Zimbabwe] A Zanu-PF faction tussling for party control with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's camp appears to have settled for Defence Minister Sydney Sekeramayi as its figurehead as the succession fight continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kerr Mot Hali Sues Government Over Property Rights

[Foroyaa] The People of Mot Hali of Central River region have sued the Inspector General, Attorney General and two others in relation to a matter that they alleged they are being deprived their right over their property.

[Foroyaa] The People of Mot Hali of Central River region have sued the Inspector General, Attorney General and two others in relation to a matter that they alleged they are being deprived their right over their property.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia