Friday, May 24, 2019

Legal Affairs

ICC Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, Reacts to Escalation of Violence in Libya

The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bon Bensouda, has on Tuesday expressed concern about the escalation of violence in Libya. She remarked, “I...

Hearing Continues In Koina Caste Case At Basse Magistrate Court.

By: Lamin Fatty Witnesses continue to testify before magistrate Omar Jabang of the Basse Magistrates Court on Wednesday 10th April 2019, in the recent Koina...

Former Detective Testifies On Koro Ceesay’s Death

By Momodou Jarju  Pa Abibou Mbye, an ex-Crime Management Coordinator (CMC) during the reign of the defunct AFPRC Government, has told the TRRC that Ousman...

JCB Mendy Faces Additional Charge, Travelling Documents Seized

 By Mustapha Jallow Personnel of the Serious Crime Unit at the Police headquarters in Banjul, have on Friday, 12 April 2019, preffered another charge against...

Police Release Lamin Senghore on Bail

By Mustapha Jallow A resident of Bundung and former agent of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Lamin Senghore, who had spent four days in detention...

Paramount Chief Faults AFPRC in Koro Ceesay’s Death

By Momodou Jarju The Paramount Chief of The Gambia, Muhammed L. K Bojang, has accused the Armed Forces Provisional Ruling Council (AFPRC) of killing the...

NIA 9 Case: Defence Lawyers Ask Court to Reject Admissibility of...

By Nelson Manneh Defence Lawyers in the ongoing criminal trial of seven former intelligence officials, have all objected to the admissibility of a document which...

AT THE TRRC: Major Fatty Admits Maltreating Soldiers

By Momodou Jarju Major Lamin Fatty, has admitted to the Truth, Reconciliation and ReparationS Commission (TRRC), that he maltreated Momodou Njie, a former medic, ex-corporal...

Court Discharges Yankuba Touray, Jahumpa Ceesay

By Yankuba Jallow The Kanifing Magistrates Court has on Wednesday the 10th April 2019 discharged Yankuba Touray and Fatoumatta Jahumpa Ceesay who were jointly charged with Conspiracy to...

Head Of OPCD Faults Rome Statute

By Kebba Secka / Rohey Jadama reporting from the Hague       Xavier-Jean Keita, a 35 year old Senegalese cum Malian and barrister of Law, who...

In The NIA 9 Case PW 35 Testifies

By: Nelson Manneh Habibatou Jallow the thirty-fifth Prosecution Witness (PW35) and a staff at the Judiciary, yesterday 9th of April 2019, testified in the...

TRRC Witness Denies Participating in Murder of Lieutenant Fafa Nyang

By Yankuba Jallow Baboucar Mboob, a former member of the GNA has on Tuesday told the TRRC that he did not participate in the murder...

TRRC: Witness Explains How Sanna Sabally Rescued Him From Singhtey’s Wrath

By: Yankuba Jallow Ex-Corporal Alagie Kebbeh, has told the TRRC that Captain Sanna Sabally saved him when Captain Edward Singhatey attempted to kill him. Kebbeh mentioned...

TRRC: Lead Counsel Labels Witness as a Liar

By: Yankuba Jallow Essa M. Faal, the lead Counsel for the TRRC has on Monday 8th April 2019 labelled Lamin Senghore, a witness who appeared before...

ICC Prosecutor Not Moved By National Sentiments In Taking Decision

By Kebba Secka / Rohey Jadama Fatou Bensouda, ICC's Chief Prosecutor, has vowed to investigate and prosecute alleged crimes against humanity, wherever it is committed...

In The NIA 9 Case: Defence Counsels Take South African Forensic...

By Nelson Manneh Defence Lawyers in the ongoing criminal trial involving former Intelligence Chiefs of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) now State Intelligence Services (SIS),...

ICC Prosecutor Dilates Investigation Of US Troops, Communication From Gambia

By Kebba Secka and Rohey Jadama reporting from the Hague The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda has said that the current...

TRRC Excavate Alleged Mass Graves ...

By Yankuba Jallow Commissioners of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC), have spear headed the excavation of the alleged mass graves of soldiers executed...

JCB Mendy Released On Bail

By Mustapha Jallow John Charles B. Mendy, an ex-Private soldier of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) and witness of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission...

JCB Mendy Charged With Murder, ...

By Mustapha Jallow John Charles B. Mendy, a witness of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) and former Private soldier in the Gambia Armed Forces...