Sunday, January 20, 2019

Legal Affairs

Faraba Banta Commission To Hand ...

By: Kebba AF Touray The Faraba Banta Commission of Inquiry headed by Commissioner Emmanuel Joof, has issued a press release informing the general public, that...

CRC To Commence Public Consultation In October

Abdoulai G. Dibba The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), expects to commence engaging the Gambian public, from October this year. The information was revealed by the...

Pardoned Norwegian Prisoner “still a convict”

By Muhammed S Bah The pardoned Norwegian convict, Svein Agesandakar, is still regarded as a convict, the Minister of the interior told Foroyaa yesterday upon...

Pardoned Norwegian would be handed over if Released ...

By MUHAMMED S. BAH Interior Minister Ebrima Mballow has informed the Norwegian pedophile would be handed over to Norwegian Authorities if released. Mballow told this medium,...

FARABA COMMISSION: Expert Witness outlines requirements for issue of licences

By: Kebba AF Touray Momodou Sarr, in his testimony before the Faraba Banta Commission on Tuesday, 14 August, outlined the steps and conditions to be...

PIU units sent to Faraba were armed with AK 47 Rifles

By; Kebba AF Touray Two PIU personnel told the Faraba Banta Commission yesterday 13 August that the PIU personnel that were sent to Faraba Banta...

Justice Ministry Refutes Advising ...

MUHAMMED S. BAH The Ministry of Justice has refuted media reports claiming that they made legal recommendations on the suspension of the Gambia Football Federation...

In GFF Saga: Kabba, Others to Debut at High Court

By Sulayman Bah Gambia’s Football president Lamin Kabba Bajo is due to appear before the country’s upper court, it has emerged. The Football House’s head is...

FARABA COMMISSION: ...

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY The Faraba Banta Commission of Inquiry yesterday August 9th 2018, visited Sanyang to dialogue with the VDC and the council of elders,...

What Should One Do When One’s Fundamental Rights Are Violated?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Section 36 of the Constitution empowers the person to go to the high court for redress. It states: “If any person alleges...

FARABA COMMISSION: “We Are Coming To Burn Down And Destroy Your...

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Yesterday on 8 August 2018, Pa Touray Sanyang, a resident of Faraba Banta told the Faraba Commission that that he was threatened....

FARABA COMMISSION: “More Than 135 PIU Personnel Deployed, Some Armed...

By Kebba Secka Chief Inspector Edrissa Sanneh has told the commission probing into the Faraba incident that more than one hundred and thirty five PIU...

Court Dismisses Attorney General’s Application To Unfreeze Jammeh’s Assets

By Yankuba Jallow The Banjul High Court presided over by Justice Aminata Saho-Ceesay, on the 30th July 2018 dismissed the Attorney General’s application to...

Faraba Commission: Ps Lands And Regional Government Appears

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Yesterday on Monday the 6th of August 2018 the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Lands and Regional Government Buba Sanyang appeared before...

Trial Of Mohamed Sowe Of Gdc Adjourned

The trial of Mohammed Sowe of the Gambia Democratic Party (GDC) at the Basse Magistrates’ Court was adjourned yesterday. Mr Sowe is charged with...

Six Charged With Economic Crime At High Court

By Mamadou Dem The state had preferred multiple charges including Economic Crime against six people, at the high Court in Banjul yesterday Agust 6th 2018. The...

FARABA COMMISSION: Villagers not aware of MoU Julakay signed

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY  The eldest member of the Faraba VDC told the Commission yesterday that the villagers were not aware of the MoU signed by...

FARABA COMMISSION: Programme Manager Qtv, Testifies

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY On the 1st of August 2018, Essa Jallow appeared before the Commission which was set up by the president to probe into...

FARABA COMMISSION: PIU Officers Continue Their Testimonies In Camera

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Sitting continues to be held at the Faraba Banta Commission. At yesterday’s sittings, the Chairperson of the Commission Emmanuel Joof, ordered people...

FARABA COMMISSION: Witnesses Say PIU Opened Fire On Them

BY KEBBA MAMBURAY Witnesses testifying before the Faraba Commission, sitting at Faraba Banta yesterday, told the Commission that the PIU fired on them upon their...