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Commission Orders Amadou Samba to Pay Millions

By: Kebba AF TourayThe Janneh Commission has ordered Mr. Amadou Samba to pay the sum of US$134,000(approximately D6, 566,000) for the acquisition of the...

Sirra Wally Ndow Banned from Holding Public Office for Life

The Gambia Government said Friday it has accepted the recommendation by the Janneh Commission for Ms Sirra Wally Ndow to be banned from holding...

Government Rejects Recommendation on Ex- Tourism Minister

By: Keebba AF TourayGambia Government said Friday it has rejected the recommendations of the Janneh Commission on the Erstwhile Tourism Minister, Ms. Fatou Mass...

Ex-President Jammeh Received US$7.3 Net Purchase on Kairaba Beach Hotel

By: Kebba AF TourayEx-President Jammeh, is said to have received a net purchase of US$7.3 million from the sale of Gambia’s leading hotels, Kairaba...

Ex- VP Saidy Banned from holding Public Office

By: Kebba AF TourayGambia has on Friday announced that it has banned Ex-Vice President Isatou Njie Saidy from holding public offices for five years.The...

Njogou Bah Banned From Holding Public Office for Life

By Momodou JarjuThe Former Secretary General and Head of the Civil Service of The Gambia under ex-president Yahya Jammeh, Mr. Njogou Bah, has been...

High Court Grants Bail to Killa Ace, 6 Others

By Nelson MannehRapper Killa Ace and six others who were remanded by a Magistrate’s Court in Kanifing, following a protest in July, were on...

International Experts in Gambia to Support CRC Drafting Process

By Momodou Jarju Two International Lawyers with expertise on Constitutional matters in the persons of Hon. Willy Mutunga, the former Chief Justice of Kenya and...

State Withdraws Charges Against 30 Youths

By Nelson MannehState prosecutors have on Tuesday dropped charges against thirty out of the 37 youths who were facing 8 criminal charges including arson,...

Gambia Intercept Three Trawlers

By Mustapha Jallow Gambian authorities have few days ago fined and released 2 industrial trawlers, but one is still under custody for illegal fishing. According to...

‘No Fiat No Case’ – Court Strikes Out Case For Lack...

By Yankuba JallowA trial magistrate has on Tuesday struck out a criminal case involving a man who was facing a charge of fraudulent conversion...

Lawyers File Bail Application for Killa Ace, Others

By Nelson Manneh Lawyer for Ali Cham has confirmed to Foroyaa that he has filed a bail application for his client before the High Court. Patrick...

Plaintiff Claims Kombo North Chief Defied Magistrate’s Court Judgment

By Louise Jobe Alieu Jallow said Muhammed Bojang, the Chief of Kombo North defied the judgment of the Brikama Magistrate's Court by issuing illegal orders...

Herdsman Justifies His Reasons for Killing Antelope

By Kebba SeckaA herdsman facing charges for killing an antelope has on Wednesday, 4th September, commenced his defence before a magistrate’s court in the...

Full Janneh Commission Report Will Be Published

A State House Press Release issued yesterday, 4th September 2019 has revealed that President Adama Barrow has decided to publish the full report of the Commission...

Cabinet to discuss Janneh Commission Report today

A state house press release has indicated that President Adama Barrow will preside over a Special Cabinet Meeting today, Wednesday 4th September, to discuss  the...

Suspects in Passport Scandal Released on Bail

By Mustapha Jallow Gambian Police spokesman on Tuesday, confirmed to this medium that the nine persons who were recently arrested and detained in connection with...

Kill Ace, 36 Others To Face Trial At High Court

By Yankuba Jallow and Nelson MannehA magistrate’s court in Kanifing has on Tuesday transferred the case of rapper Killa Ace and 36 others to...

Police Release Impounded Vehicle

By Kebba Secka The Senegalese driver accused of forcefully breaking a barrier with his vehicle at the Senegambia Bridge crossing point is still at large...

Essau Land Dispute in Court

By Kebba Secka Essau Magistrate’s Court presided over by Magistrate E. Sowe, on Tuesday 27th August, heard the testimony of one Sora Sonko who was...