Friday, November 15, 2019

Legal Affairs

SSHFC Investigative Panel Submit Report To President

By: Kebba AF Touray Following the completion of their investigations into the industrial dispute at the Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation (SSHFC), the Investigative...

Scattred Janneh’s Trial Hindered

By Nelson MannehThe trial of Dr. Amadou Scattred Janneh at the Brikama Magistrates Court yesterday did not progress due to the absence of the...

Coroner’s Inquest On Louis Gomez’s Death Set Up

The Chief Justice Hassan B. Jallow, acting pursuant to the Coroners Act, has designated Mr. Malafi Jarju, First Class Magistrate in Banjul, as Coroner...

‘We Should Diffuse Ourselves From Politics’ CRC Chairperson

By Yankuba JallowJustice Cherno Sulayman Jallow, the Chairperson of the Constitutional Review Commission has called on staff of the said Commission to diffuse themselves...

Commission witness testifies on General Saul Badjie’s properties

By Mamadou DemOfficials from the Department of Lands and Survey, as well as police investigators attached to the Janneh Commission, yesterday outlined some...

High Court Discharges Freezing Order On Jammeh’s Properties

By Yankuba JallowThe Banjul High Court presided over by Justice Ebrima Jaiteh, on Wednesday September 26th 2018, discharged the freezing order on some of...

NIA 9 CASE: Court Orders Accused Persons to be Returned to...

By Yankuba JallowJustice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the Banjul High Court has ordered for the authorities at the Gambia Prison Services to return all the...

AT THE ‘JANNEH’ COMMISSION ...

By Mamadou DemGambia’s business tycoon Alieu Conteh, was yesterday forced to appear before the ‘Janneh’ Commission in relation to the 3 M Account.Sources close...

At The Court-Martial: Absence Of Panel President Impedes Proceeding

By Kebba SeckaThe trial involving twelve (12) members of the Gambia Armed Forces on Tuesday 9th October failed to proceed due to the absence...

NIA 9 Case: Sheikh Omar Jeng Admitted In Hospital Prison Director...

By Yankuba JallowLawyer Ibrahim Jallow, attorney for Sheikh Omar Jeng, the former Director of Operations at the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has told the...

AT THE COURT-MARTIAL: Three accused persons testify

By Kebba SeckaThree accused persons were yesterday crossed-examined by the prosecution at the General Court-Martial held at Yundum Barracks. They are Sergeant Malick Bojang,...

‘Rongo’ Jarju Sues IGP, 9 Others D30 million claim as...

By Yankuba JallowMomodou Lamin Jarju alias ‘Rongo’, has instituted a law suit against the Inspector General of Police, Director General of the Drug Law...

At The ‘Janneh’ Commission ...

By Mamadou Dem  Prince Ibrahim Sanyang, a business tycoon, yesterday faced the ‘Janneh’ Commission in connection to Companies he operated or was about to...

Driver Of Five Deaths In Road Accident Denied Bail

By Nelson MannehDodou Jallow, a driver who was involved in a car accident leading to the death of five people in Lamin Village, was...

ICC President, Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji stresses importance of States’ public support

As part of the ongoing 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, high representatives of United Nations member States and others  made interventions in...

‘None Of My Client’s Companies Was Associated With Former President’

By Mamadou DemMary Samba, attorney for Amadou Samba, yesterday informed the ‘Janneh’ Commission that none of his client’s Companies, was associated with the former...

Scattred Janneh Pleads Not Guilty, Granted Bail

By Nelson MannehDr. Amadou Scattred Janneh, on Wednesday October 3rd 2018, denied all charges levied against him, in relation to the damaging of discharge...

“Mr. Samba suffered in the hands of the former president”

By Mamadou DemMary Samba, attorney for Mr. Amadou Samba, yesterday, while addressing the Janneh Commission, submitted that Mr. Amadou Samba suffered in the...

‘Muhammed Bazzi was not a close associate of President Jammeh’

By Mamadou DemAttorney for Mr. Muhammed Bazzi, Victoria Andrews, yesterday, while addressing the Janneh Commission, said that his client was not a close associate...

Dr. Janneh Re-Arrested, Charged

By Mustapha JallowDr. Amadou Scattred Janneh has been rearrested and charged at the Gunjur Police station on Tuesday, 2 October, 2018, Sulayman Mbenga disclosed.He...