Thursday, April 18, 2019

Legal Affairs

Justice Cherno Jallow Designated Constitutional Review Commission Chairman

By: Kebba AF Touray The Chief Justice of the Republic of The Gambia, Hon. Hassan B Jallow, Acting pursuant to the power vested on him...

What Is The State Of Constitutional And Electoral Reform?

QUESTION OF THE DAY It is important for the public to know that a law has been enacted to constitute a Constitutional Review Commission which...

Dr. Njogu Bah, Col. Gomez Re-appear At ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Mamadou Dem Dr. Njogu Bah, the erstwhile Secretary General in charge of former presidential affairs and former head of the civil service and Colonel...

Witnesses Give Testimony In GDC Case

By Yankuba Jallow / Lamin Fatty Kawsu Fofana and Tombong Sano, family members of Dou Sano of UDP, gave evidence before Magistrate Omar Jabang of...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: Absences of Defence’s Lawyers Hinders Trial

By Rohey Jadama The trial involving Mr. Yankuba Badjie and eight former officials of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), could not proceed yesterday May 21st 2018, as...

Kerr Mot Hali Village Seek Justice From Government

By Yankuba Jallow The people of Kerr Mot Hali, Upper Saloum District, are seeking justice from the Government of the Gambia in executing the judgment...

“I Travelled with the First Lady to Equatorial Guinea” Captain Jallow

By Nelson Manneh Captain Ousman Jallow, told a General Court-Martial that he was among those that left the country together with the President and...

NIA 8: “My Clients Shouldn’t be Denied Bail” SK Jobe

By Kebba Secka Lawyer Sheriff Kumba Jobe, the defence lawyer of the 8 officers of the National Intelligence Agency has urged the High Court not...

NIA 9: Ebrima Jabang Alleges Torture At NIA

By Yankuba Jallow Ebrima Jabang of the United Democratic Party (UDP) on Wednesday the 15th May, 2018, has given testimony of how he and four...

Court-Martial: Witness Says He Witnessed The Departure Of Two Generals

By Nelson Manneh Yundum, 16 May 2018: Captain Baboucar Ngom, the third prosecution witness (PW3) in the ongoing criminal trial of General Umpa Mendy and...

NIA 9 Case: Witness Told Court That Solo Sandeng Wasn’t Covered

By Yankuba Jallow Banjul, 15 May 2018: Alagie Bara Gaye, the fifteenth prosecution witness (PW15) has told the Banjul High Court presided over by Justice...

Three High Court Judges Appointed

President Adama Barrow has appointed three nationals of the federal republic of Nigeria as Judges of High Court of the Gambia. They are: - Justice...

In The NIA 8 Trial: ...

By Yankuba Jallow Quasy Mendy, Leon Gomez and Bakary Jammeh, three accused persons in the trial of the eight NIA officers, have filed an application...

In The NIA Case: ‘I Help Put Solo Sandeng’s Corpse In...

By Yankuba Jallow The 15th Prosecution Witness (PW15) in the ongoing trial of nine National Intelligence Agency (NIA) officers, Alhajie Bara Gaye, told Justice Kumba Sillah...

At The Court-Martial: State Asks for Adjournment to Complete Audio...

By Nelson Manneh Counsel MB Abubakar for the State in the ongoing trial of the twelve soldiers at the General Court-Martial, has applied for an...

James Mendy Appears In Court

By Yankuba Jallow James Mendy, the Head of the Security Unit of the National Intelligence Agency, has been arraigned before Justice Sainabou Cisse-Wadda of the...

James Mendy Appears In Court

By Yankuba Jallow James Mendy, the Head of the Security Unit of the National Intelligence Agency, has been arraigned before Justice Sainabou Cisse-Wadda of the...

Two Captains Testify In Gens. Mendy, Tamba Trial

By Nelson Manneh Captains Morro F Sanneh and Bubacarr Ngom have testified before the general Court-Martial on Thursday May 10th 2018, in the ongoing criminal trial...

Supreme Court Says Laws Criminalising Speech Are Unconstitutional

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Supreme Court has made a unanimous decision on Wednesday May 9, 2018 that the various laws criminalising speech are unconstitutional and...

Nawec MD Confirms Exorbitant Cost Of Generators

By Mamadou Dem Mr. Baba Fatajo, the Managing Director of NAWEC, yesterday May 9th, appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission to confirm the sum of $15,686,000...