‘Loans Are Opportunities to Deal With Challenges’-Finance Minister

[Foroyaa] Mr. Amadou Sanneh, the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, has indicated that taking a loan to finance programs does not mean that the country is selling its independence or is weak; that it should rather be seen as an opportunity to de…

[Foroyaa] Mr. Amadou Sanneh, the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, has indicated that taking a loan to finance programs does not mean that the country is selling its independence or is weak; that it should rather be seen as an opportunity to deal with a challenge.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Sheikh Sidia Bayo Arrested, Arraigned

[Foroyaa] Sheikh Sidia Bayo, a Gambian born but brought up in France, was on Thursday 7th December arrested at the Banjul International Airport, before departure from the country. His arrest came when a warrant was issued by the courts for failing to c…

[Foroyaa] Sheikh Sidia Bayo, a Gambian born but brought up in France, was on Thursday 7th December arrested at the Banjul International Airport, before departure from the country. His arrest came when a warrant was issued by the courts for failing to comply with the High Court judgment against him, which he did not abide by. In the judgement he was fined by the Court, to pay D1,709,546.45 together with another person, but are yet to comply with the judgment. When the case was called before Justice Buba Jawo of the B

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Jangjangbureh Scoops Family Planning Football Tourney

[Foroyaa] Janjangbureh FC have emerged winners of the Family Planning Campaign football tournament in the Central River Region (CRR) after beating Brikamaba FC 4-2 on post-match penalties following a 2-2 stalemate in regular time.

[Foroyaa] Janjangbureh FC have emerged winners of the Family Planning Campaign football tournament in the Central River Region (CRR) after beating Brikamaba FC 4-2 on post-match penalties following a 2-2 stalemate in regular time.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tripartite Meeting Set to Bury Football Saga

[Foroyaa] A tripartite truce meeting between the government and the GFF is set to be held to bury the three-month long saga threatening to rip apart Gambian football.

[Foroyaa] A tripartite truce meeting between the government and the GFF is set to be held to bury the three-month long saga threatening to rip apart Gambian football.

Farmers Call On Government to Address Problem Pose By Migratory Birds

[Foroyaa] Farmers in Jarra East, have called on Government to address the issue of the migratory birds that is devastating their rice fields, thus escalating their food insecurity.

[Foroyaa] Farmers in Jarra East, have called on Government to address the issue of the migratory birds that is devastating their rice fields, thus escalating their food insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

An Appeal for Gambia College

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Higher Education and the president of the republic, should put Gambia College under the microscope. Gambia College is a different institution. It is designed to train those who are to teach others. Such people constitute the f…

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Higher Education and the president of the republic, should put Gambia College under the microscope. Gambia College is a different institution. It is designed to train those who are to teach others. Such people constitute the foundation of any country which aims to progress. No country could progress without human resources. Human resources could not develop without teachers. Teachers could not develop without training. If a country is interested in developing its young, it needs to focus on

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Liberty Party Former Chairman Fonati Koffa Endorses George Weah’s Presidential Candidacy

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -While the Liberty Party remains indecisive on which side to lean towards as the country looks forward to a runoff election, some of its high profile members are endorsing the presidential candidacy of Senator George Weah and…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -While the Liberty Party remains indecisive on which side to lean towards as the country looks forward to a runoff election, some of its high profile members are endorsing the presidential candidacy of Senator George Weah and the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) one after the other.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia