Monday, March 25, 2019

Legal Affairs

Defence Closes Case At Court-Martial

By Kebba Secka The defence at the court-martial of two soldiers closed their case at Yundum Barracks yesterday, 11th March 2019, after fifth defence witness...

Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay Arraigned Before Court

By Mustapha Jallow Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay, former Speaker of the National Assembly under Jammeh’s presidency, was on Friday, 8 March 2018, arraigned before the Kanifing...

Police Investigate Suspected ...

MUHAMMED S. BAH The Gambia Police Force (GPF), has announced the suspected murder of one Edmond Thomas who was found dead in Brikama. The GPF promises...

‘Solo Sandeng Died Before Reaching Hospital’ Nurse Testifies

By Nelson Manneh Baboucar Mbye Adama Saine, a nurse from the Serrekunda General Hospital yesterday, February 6th 2019, testified before the High Court in Banjul,...

CRC Well Poised To Embark On External Public Consultations With Gambians...

The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) announces that it is on track to carry out external public consultations with Gambians in the Diaspora. “The CRC is...

Ex-Banjul NAM Testifies on His Arrest

By Yankuba Jallow & Nelson Manneh Abdoulie Saine, an ex-National Assembly member for Banjul Central has on Tuesday, 5th March 2019, begun giving testimony in...

Yankuba Touray Denies Criminal Charge, Granted Bail

By Yankuba Jallow/Mustapha Jallow Yankuba Touray, a former AFPRC junta member and Minister who held various portfolios under Yahya Jammeh’s twenty-two-year Presidency, was on Monday...

CRC Set For Consultation With Gambians In Diaspora

By MUHAMMED S. BAH The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), has announced that they are on track to carry out external public consultations with Gambians in...

At The Court-Martial: Witness Explains How ‘WhatsApp’ Audio Was Converted

By Louise Jobe Modou Secka, an expert in converting audio messages, yesterday March 4th 2019, testified before the General Court-Martial in relation to how he...

Ecowas Court Orders Gambia To Pay ...

The ECOWAS Court on Wednesday 27, February 2019, ordered Republic of The Gambia to pay $200,000 dollars in ‘nominal damages’ to its former Chief...

Ecowas Orders Senegal To Compensate ...

The Republic of Senegal has been ordered to pay 30 million CFA in compensation for the violation of the human rights of Assane Diouf...

Ecowas Court Orders Nigeria To Investigate The 2016 Agatu Killings

The Federal Republic of Nigeria was on Tuesday, 26th February 2019 ordered by the ECOWAS Court of Justice to investigate the 2016 mass killings...

Ecowas Court Orders Guinea To Pay 50 Million CFA For Rights...

Four Guineans have been awarded 50 million CFA in damages by the ECOWAS Community Court of Justice against the Republic of Guinea after it...

Jarra East Chief Cross-Examined In ‘Whatsapp’ ’Audio Case

By Muhammed Barrow The Chief of Jarra East Ansumana Sanneh, was on Tuesday February 27th 2019, cross-examined by Lawyer Abdoulie Fatty, in the ongoing criminal trial...

Muhammed Sandeng Continues Testimony in NIA Trial

By Nelson Manneh Muhammed Sandeng, the son of the late Solo Sandeng, yesterday February 26th 2019, continued his testimony before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the...

GAF Concludes Investigation On Captain Jallow

By Mustapha Jallow The Public Relations Officer of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), on Monday February 25th 2019, said investigations have been completed on Captain...

Late Solo Sandeng’s Son Appears in Court

By Nelson Manneh Muhammed Sandeng, the son of the late Solo Sandeg, has on Monday the 25th of February 2019 appeared before the Banjul High...

Military Intelligence Officer Summoned To Testify At Court-Martial

By Kebba Secka A Military Intelligence Officer at the Fajara Barracks, was summoned to testify in the matter of WO1 Sulaiman S. Badjie and Lance...

AT THE COURT MARTIAL: Soldier on trial at court-martial not bothered...

By Kebba Secka   Lance Corporal Private Lamin Kujabi, has told the General Court Martial held at Yundum Military Barracks that he was not worried after...

Fatoumata Jawara Cross-examined in the NIA Case

By Nelson Manneh  Fatoumatta Jawara, the National Assembly Member for Tallinding Constituency, on Wednesday February 20th 2019, was cross-examined by defence Lawyers in relation to her...