A campaign promise is a declaration made by a candidate to the public through the media, a manifesto, program document or in a rally with the assurance that he or she is going to contribute to or implement if voted for.
When a bill is introduced, the Speaker is responsible for deciding which Committee should review the legislation. The chair of the committee may decide to hold a hearing in order to examine the legislation. During a hearing, committee members invite policy experts, agency representatives, and other stakeholders to testify on how the bill will affect the country, etc. In this section, we become your eye and ears to bring you everything happening in the house.
Posted December 1, 2023
On Wednesday, 30th November 2023, the National Assembly approved D30M for the President's "Meet the People's Tour," a constitutional mandate requiring him to tour the country, engage with the citizens, and address their concerns and needs.
Posted November 28, 2023
The Finance and Public Accounts Committee (FPAC) of the National Assembly presented its Consolidated Report on Monday, November 27, 2023, regarding the Committee's assessment of the 2024 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure for The Gambia.
Posted November 17, 2023
The Finance Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs, Seedh Keita, has presented the Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure for the fiscal year 2024, spanning from January 1st to December 31st. According to him, the Draft 2024 Budget Estimate has been prepared based on the objectives of consolidating recovery and accelerating reforms to build economic resilience and improve the wellbeing of the population.