Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Legal Affairs

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: High Court To...

By Yankuba Jallow The Banjul High Court presided over by Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara, will visit the Banjul Mortuary on Monday, December 10th for Superintendent Thomas...

CRC Engage the People of Kiang East On Review of 1997...

By Nelson Manneh  Justice Cherno S Jallow, the Chairperson of the Constitution Reviewing Commission (CRC), on Wednesday December 5th 2018, engaged the people of Kaiaf...

High Court Puts down Criminal Charges on Two Lawyers

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Aminata Saho-Ceesay of the Banjul High Court has on the 23rd November 2018, put down all criminal charges preferred against Lawyer...

‘New Constitution Should Make Provision For Stronger Death Penalty’

By Nelson Manneh  Lamin Ceesay of Jarra Japineh village in the Lower River Region of the Gambia, said the death penalty should not be abolished...

At The Court Martial: Soldiers Give Testimony

By Yankuba Jallow Staff Sergeant, Amadou Tamba and Warrant Officer Second Class Maila Jobe, on Monday December 3rd, testified before the General Court-Martial in Yundum. The...

Supreme Court Says Janneh Commission Cannot Be Sued

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Supreme Court on Friday, December 30th, declared that the Commission of Inquiry probing into the financial dealings of ex-president Jammeh...

ON THE CRC TRAIL: CRC Engages Communities of CRR, LRR

By Nelson Manneh  The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), on Sunday 2nd December 2018, engaged the people of Pakaliba and surrounding villages on the reviewing of the...

Garawol Caste Scuffle Case Settled Out Of Court

Reports reaching this medium from the URR settlement of Basse, indicate that the Garawol caste scuffle case which involves three accused persons and the...

CRC Delegation Engage Communities In CRR

By Nelson Manneh           The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), continues to engage communities in the Central River Region on their ideas and contributions towards the...

AT THE ‘JANNEH’ COMMISSION: Counsel Bensouda Continues Her Address

By Kebba Secka The ‘Janneh’ Commission Counsel Amie Bensouda, on Thursday November 29th 2018, continues her address at the ‘Janneh’ Commission of Inquiry, set up...

Supreme Court Set to Deliver Ruling on Whether Janneh Commission Can...

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Supreme Court is set to deliver a ruling on whether the Janneh Commission can be sued before a court. This came...

Justice Minister promises Prosecution in Faraba Banta Incident

By:Kebba AF Touray The Minister of Justice, Abubacarr Tambedou has said that there will be appropriate criminal prosecutions against the perpetrators of the 18 June,...

“IEC Chairman should not be appointed by the President” says Haruna...

By Nelson Manneh Reporting from  Kudang CRR Haruna Barry the councillor of Kudang Ward said the president should not appoint the Chairperson of the Independent...

ON THE NCCE/CRC SENSITISATION ‘An Opportunity For Peace-Building, Dialogue’ Elders, Alkalos...

By Mustapha Jallow The people of Foni have told officials of the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) and the Constitutional Review Commission’s (CRC) joint...

Supreme Court To Hear Cases Against ‘Janneh’ Commission Today

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Supreme Court will today hear for the first time, the case of Muhammed Bazzi, Fadi Mazegi and Loxly Epie, against...

AT THE JANNEH COMMISSION: Commission Counsel Bensouda ...

By Momodou Dem Commission Counsel Amie Bensouda, yesterday November 27th 2018, continued her marathon address before the ‘Janneh’ Commission. Commission Counsel Bensouda intimated that the...

ON THE CRC TRAIL: CRC Continues To Engage Communities In URR

By Nelson Manneh The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), continues to engage residents of URR in particular the village of Kulari and environs in the Tumana...

Lawyer Vows To Sue Government For Unfair treatment Of Client

By Fatoumatta K Jallow  Malick HB Jallow, Lawyer for Niang Sarang Jobe, a co-victim of the late Deyda Hydara, has vowed to file a lawsuit...

In The Caste Issue In URR: Samba Nana Trawalleh...

By Lamin Fatty  In the ongoing caste issue in some communities in the Upper River Region (URR), Samba Nana Trawalleh who is prominent in the...

CRC Engages Residents of Gambisara On Proposed New Constitution

By Nelson Manneh The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), Sunday November 25th 2018 continued their meeting with residents of Gambisara, in Jimara in the Upper River Region,...