Monday, August 19, 2019

Legal Affairs

‘Japanese Grants Were Not Utilised For Their Intended Purpose’ Former DG,...

By Mamadou DemMr. Bakary L.O. Sonko, former Director General at the Department of Agriculture, yesterday told the ‘Janneh’ Commission that the Japanese grants that...

Gen. Saul Badjie’s Wife Granted Bail

By Mustapha JallowForoyaa has been reliably informed that General Saul Badjie’s wife, Isha Jallow, has been granted bail and asked to appear at the...

Former Agric PS Says She Was Scared to Ask Questions

By Mamadou DemMrs Ada Gaye, former Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, yesterday revealed that she was scared to ask for further payments from...

Is The Decision Of The Ecowas Court Binding On The Government...

QUESTION OF THE DAYAccording to Article 19 of the Protocol,“Decisions of the Court shall be read in open court and shall state the reasons...

Ecowas Court Awards Six Million Dalasis Against The Gambia

The ECOWAS Court of Justice has ordered the government of The Gambia to pay six million Dalasis in compensation to four Gambian journalists for...

Is Bail A Right Or A Privilege?

WHAT THE READERS SAY Is Bail A Right Or A Privilege? The due process of law is founded on the principle of presumption of innocence. If...

‘Workers At Badari Mining Site Unpaid By Former President’Abdoulie Cham

By Mamadou DemMr. Abdoulie Cham, Director at the Geology Department on15thFebruary 2018, before the ‘Janneh’ Commission. Mr Cham disclosed that their Department knew that...

Saul Badjie’s Wife Remanded in Custody

By Mustapha JallowIsha Jallow, wife of General Saul Badjie, former commander of the Republican Guards during the former regime of Yaya Jammeh, was on...

Ecowas court rules media laws in Gambia violate human rights

According to Amnesty International, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Regional Court of Justice yesterday ruled that media laws on sedition, false...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: Court Denies Accused Persons Plea As...

By Alpha Yagouba Jallow / Rohey JadamaThe Banjul High Court presided over by Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara, on Wednesday 14th February 2018, turned down the plea...

IN THE NIA 9 TRIAL: Court Warns Audience To Respect...

By Alpha Yagouba JallowThe Banjul High Court presided over by Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara, on Tuesday, warned the audience that they should be law abiding...

Ex-IGP’S Case Suffers Set Back

By Kebba AF TourayThe land case involving the former Inspector General of Police Ensa ‘Jesus’ Badjie and Banta Jaiteh, Ensa NK Badgie, Pa Ousman...

Family Sues Physical Planning For Demolition Of Landed Property

By Louise Jobe / Yankuba JallowThe Bojang Kunda Family of Brikama Jamisa, have taken the Department of Physical Planning to Court claiming D686, 000.The...

In The NIA Trial: Defence Quizzes NIA Officer on Nogoi Njie

By Rohey JadamaLawyer Christopher Mene, yesterday 12th February 2018, quizzed the tenth Prosecution witness (PW10) Pa Serign Mboob, before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the Banjul...

Former Vice President Appears At The ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Mamadou DemMrs. Isatou Njie-Saidy, former Vice President of the Republic of The Gambia, yesterday appeared before the ‘Janneh’ Commission and testified that it...

‘I Was Not Privy To Incentive Requested By Former President’ –...

By Mamadou Dem  The former Managing Director of Gamtel, Baboucarr Sanyang, yesterday while continuing with his testimony on the Gamtel-Gateway contracts, told the ‘Janneh’ Commission...

In The NIA 9 Trial: ‘Solo Was Tied With A Rope’,Witness

By Rohey Jadama Pa Serign Mboob, the tenth prosecution witness (PW10) has told the Banjul High Court that Solo Sandeng was tied with a rope...

‘Loan Agreement From China Was Nowhere To Be Seen’Former ‘Action Man’...

By Mamadou Dem Mr. Balla Garba Jahumpa, former Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs formerly ‘Action Man’ under the AFPRC regime, yesterday told the ‘Janneh’...

‘I Heard Nogoi Asking For Chance To Tie Her Wrapper’ Pa...

By Rohey JadamaMr. Pa Serign Mboob, a National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Officer Tuesday told the Banjul High court that he heard Nogoi Njie saying...

AT THE COURT MARTIAL: Lawyers Battle On Adjournment

By Yankuba Jallow / Kebba SeckaLawyer Sheriff Kumba Jobe, Counsel for the twelve soldiers facing treason and 8 other counts, battled it out with...