Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Legal Affairs

FARABA COMMISSION: ...

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY  The former Inspector General of Police Landing Kinteh, on Friday July 27th 2018, testified before the Faraba Banta Commission. Chaired by Emmanuel...

‘JANNEH’ COMMISSION: ‘I did Not Have Power To Waive Eagle Company...

By Mamadou Dem Alhagie Jabang, former Finance Manager at Gam Petroleum, on the 27th July 2018, appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission. Jabang testified that he...

Coroner’s Report On Faraba Deaths ...

By MUHAMMED S. BAH The Chief Justice Hassan B. Jallow, has forwarded a Coroner’s report on the cause of death of three protester of Faraba...

Generals Mendy’s, Tamba’s Case Set For Judgement

By Nelson Manneh The General Court-Martial presiding over the trial of Generals Umpa Mendy and Ansumana Tamba, is set to deliver judgment on the single...

Former NIA Director faces Janneh Commission

By Mamadou Dem   Mr. Yankuba Badjie, former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), yesterday was escorted by Prison Warders to the Janneh...

Court to open Voir Dire in NIA 9 Trial

By Isatou Ceesay Bah In the ongoing trial of eight former National Intelligence Agency operatives, Justice Kumba Sillah Camara of the High Court in...

Justice Ministry Clarifies Court Decision on Jimara NAM, Three Others

By MUHAMMED S. BAH Following local media reports that National Assembly Member Alagie Sowe was acquitted and discharged by the Basse Magistrates’ Court on Monday...

Faraba Commission Sits In Camera

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Sittings continue at the Faraba Banta Commission of Inquiry on Wednesday July 25th 2018, with PIU Officers alleged of opening fire on...

Janneh Commission Hears SSHFC Application Against Augustus Prom In Camera

By Mamadou Dem The ‘Janneh’ Commission, set up by the President of the Republic to probe into the financial dealings of former president Jammeh and...

Jimara MP And 3 Others Discharged

By Lamin Fatty reporting from Basse The charges against Alagie Sowe the National Assembly Member for Jimara Constituency and three others have been dropped on...

AT THE COURT-MARTIAL: ...

By Kebba Secka Sergent Babucarr Sanneh alias ‘Nyakare’, testified that he was called by the then Adjutant, now third accused in this case, Yaya Jammeh,...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: Lawyer Chime Alleges Torture Of Yankuba...

By Yankuba Jallow Lawyer Emmanuel Chime, the attorney for Yankuba Badjie, the former Director of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has told the Banjul High...

AT THE FARABA BANTA COMMISSION: Chairperson, Council Of Elders, Others Testify

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Yesterday on the 24 of July 2018, the chairperson of Faraba Banta Council of Elders Fansu BK Conteh alias Jung Conteh appeared...

AT THE ‘JANNEH’ COMMISSION: “BPI Did Not Justify Expenditures On Ocean...

By Mamadou Dem Tamsir Badjie, an engineer by profession and former Director of Housing at SSHFC, yesterday revealed to the ‘Janneh’ Commission that BPI Investment...

AT THE FARABA BANTA COMMISSION: Chairperson, NA Environment Committee Testifies

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Proceedings continue at the Faraba Banta Commission of Inquiry. In yesterday’s sitting of the 23rd July 2018, the Chairperson of the National...

AT THE ‘JANNEH’ COMMISSION: ...

By Mamadou Dem Messers Abdoulie Tambadou and Momodou Jallow, Managing Director of the Gambia Ports Authority and former Managing Director of NAWEC respectively, yesterday reappeared before...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: ...

By Yankuba Jallow Lamin Jobarteh, the twenty first prosecution witness (PW21) in the ongoing criminal trial of former chiefs of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA)...

AT THE FARABA BANTA COMMISSION: ...

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY More witnesses continue to testify at the Commission of inquiry set up by the President, to probe into the Faraba Banta incident...

CRC Well Poised To Implement Action Plan

The Constitutional Review Commission, CRC, announces that it is on track to effectively execute the CRCs Action Plan covering the period June 2018 to...

“President Jammeh never paid me rent” Says Amadou Samba

By Mamadou Dem Businessman, Mr. Amadou Samba, revealed to the Janneh Commission that the former president, Yahya Jammeh, never paid him rent for occupying two...