Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Legal Affairs

Persons found liable by Janneh Commission appeal

By Kebba SeckaIn the wake of Government's decision to execute the recommendations of the ‘Janneh’ Commission of Inquiry report, affected persons have filed appeals...

Government Accepts Commission’s Recommendations Against Momodou O.S Badjie, Others

The Gambia Government has accepted the findings and recommendations of the Janneh Commission of Inquiry on Mr Momodou O.S Badjie former Managing Director of...

Commissioner Gorgi Mboob Admits Falsifying Evidences

By Momodou JarjuAssistant Commissioner of the Anti-Crime Unit of the Police, Gorrgi Mboob, has admitted giving false evidence before the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations...

Chief of Protocol Blames Jammeh for April 10 Massacre

By Momodou JarjuA former chief of Protocol at State House Monday said ex-president Yahya Jammeh was responsible for the killing of demonstrators during the...

“Yahya Jammeh Gave Orders For Whatever Happened To The Students,”

By Yankuba JallowEx-Lieutenant Lalo K. Jaiteh, an ex-ADC to former President Yahya Jammeh said he heard Jammeh giving orders for the students’ demonstration on...

Government Orders Social Security to takeover Ocean Bay, Sun Beach Hotels

The Government of The Gambia has issued orders to the Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation to takeover the management of Ocean Bay and...

Soldier Admits Killing Two, Injuring Several Others in Students’ Demonstration

By Yankuba Jallow An erstwhile Lance Corporal of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) has admitted killing two and injuring several in Brikamaba during the April...

Army Major Denies Ordering his Men to Shoot Student Demonstrators

By Yankuba Jallow An ex-Commander of the Kundang military camp denied having a hand in the deaths of Ousman Sabally and Sainey Nyabally during the April...

Warrant Officer Accepts Responsibility for Deaths of 2 Students

By Yankuba JallowWarrant Officer Class one Lamin Camara has accepted responsibility for the killing of two students in Brikamaba during the April 2000 mass...

Government Imposes 5 Year Ban on Laly Diab

The Government of the Gambia has accepted the recommendations of the Janneh Commission that Feryale Diab Ghanem (alias Ms Laly Diab) and her family...

Former GAMSU President Testifies at TRRC

By Momodou JarjuOmar Joof, former President of the Gambia Students’ Union (GAMSU) has on Tuesday testified before the Truth Commission (TRRC) via Skye on...

Ministry Press Release Averts Cancellation of April 2000 Demonstration, Witness Tells...

By Momodou JarjuThe Former President of the Gambia Students Union (GAMSU), Alagie Nyabally, on Tuesday told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) that...

Late Omar Barrow’s Spouse Narrates Her Ordeal

Corporate Account Manager at Gamtel, Awa Sanneh, has on Tuesday told the Truth Commission (TRRC) that she was devastated when her husband died during...

Mohamed Bazzi Banned from entering The Gambia

Mr. Mohamed Ibrahim Bazzi is of Lebanese origin. He also held a Gambian Diplomatic Passport No. 000129 due to his position as Consul General...

Police Woman Links Demise of Her Son to Students’ Demonstration

By Yankuba JallowAwa Sanneh – Bittaye, a police officer has on Monday told the TRRC that she lost her first son as a result...

Police Grant Bail to Four Inhabitants of Sambang

Four inhabitants of Sambang Mandinka who were arrested and detained by Police during the weekend, have been granted bail.Police spokesperson ASP Lamin Njie on...

Police Arrest Alkalo, 2 Others in Sambang Mandinka

By Kebba AF Touray & Yankuba JallowPersonnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU) have arrested 3 people in Sambang Mandinka following a fracas on...

Gambia Government Declares Mr Ali Youssef Sharara Personna Non Grata

The Gambia Government has declared Mr Ali Youssef Sharara  persona non grata and banned him from entering Gambian territorial jurisdiction.This decision is contained in...

Gambia Government Rejects Recommendation to Dismiss Protocol Alagie Ousman Ceesay

The Gambia Government has rejected the Janneh Commission of Inquiry recommendation for head of Protocol at the Presidency Alagie Ousman Ceesay to be dismissed...

“We failed our patients,” Chief Doctor RVH told TRRC

By Yankuba JallowThe Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the then Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH) has told the TRRC that they have failed the April...