Saturday, September 21, 2019

Legal Affairs

Supreme Court Set To Deliver Judgment In Lamin Sillah’s Case

By Yankuba JallowThe Gambia Supreme Court is set to deliver judgment in the case of Lamin Sillah and the Oceanic Bank.Making her submission before...

CRC Set for Household Survey

By:Kebba AF TourayThe Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), is due to start a nationwide household sample survey on the new Constitution.Against this backdrop, the Commission...

Supreme Court To Rule On Trade Ministers Criminal Appeal: Can A...

By Yankuba JallowThe Supreme Court of the Gambia is set to rule on the criminal appeal involving Amadou Sanneh, the Minister of Trade who...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: Lawyer Mene Cross-Examines Nurse on Death...

By Nelson MannehLawyer Christopher E. Mene on Monday March 11th 2019, cross-examined a nurse from the Kanifing Hospital on the dead certificate tendered before...

Ya Kumba Jaiteh Wants National Assembly To Be Restrained

By Yankuba JallowIn the civil suit before the Supreme Court of the Gambia, Ya Kumba Jaiteh appealed for the Court to restrain the NA...

Supreme Court Adjourn’s Ousainu Darboe’s Case To Wednesday

By Yankuba JallowOn Monday March 11th 2019, the Supreme Court of the Gambia adjourned the civil appeal case between Ousainou ANM Darboe and the...

Yankuba Touray’s Case Fails to Proceed

By Nelson MannehThe criminal trial involving Yankuba Touray, a former member of the defunct AFPRC, has failed to proceed following the prosecution’s application for...

Supreme Court Set To Hear Case Against ‘Janneh’ Commission

By Yankuba JallowThe Supreme Court of the Gambia is set to hear and determine the case between Muhammed Bazzi and Fadi Mazegi, against the...

Defence Closes Case At Court-Martial

By Kebba SeckaThe defence at the court-martial of two soldiers closed their case at Yundum Barracks yesterday, 11th March 2019, after fifth defence witness...

Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay Arraigned Before Court

By Mustapha JallowFatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay, former Speaker of the National Assembly under Jammeh’s presidency, was on Friday, 8 March 2018, arraigned before the Kanifing...

Police Investigate Suspected ...

MUHAMMED S. BAHThe Gambia Police Force (GPF), has announced the suspected murder of one Edmond Thomas who was found dead in Brikama.The GPF promises...

‘Solo Sandeng Died Before Reaching Hospital’ Nurse Testifies

By Nelson MannehBaboucar Mbye Adama Saine, a nurse from the Serrekunda General Hospital yesterday, February 6th 2019, testified before the High Court in Banjul,...

CRC Well Poised To Embark On External Public Consultations With Gambians...

The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) announces that it is on track to carry out external public consultations with Gambians in the Diaspora.“The CRC is...

Ex-Banjul NAM Testifies on His Arrest

By Yankuba Jallow & Nelson MannehAbdoulie Saine, an ex-National Assembly member for Banjul Central has on Tuesday, 5th March 2019, begun giving testimony in...

Yankuba Touray Denies Criminal Charge, Granted Bail

By Yankuba Jallow/Mustapha JallowYankuba Touray, a former AFPRC junta member and Minister who held various portfolios under Yahya Jammeh’s twenty-two-year Presidency, was on Monday...

CRC Set For Consultation With Gambians In Diaspora

By MUHAMMED S. BAHThe Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), has announced that they are on track to carry out external public consultations with Gambians in...

At The Court-Martial: Witness Explains How ‘WhatsApp’ Audio Was Converted

By Louise JobeModou Secka, an expert in converting audio messages, yesterday March 4th 2019, testified before the General Court-Martial in relation to how he...

Ecowas Court Orders Gambia To Pay ...

The ECOWAS Court on Wednesday 27, February 2019, ordered Republic of The Gambia to pay $200,000 dollars in ‘nominal damages’ to its former Chief...

Ecowas Orders Senegal To Compensate ...

The Republic of Senegal has been ordered to pay 30 million CFA in compensation for the violation of the human rights of Assane Diouf...

Ecowas Court Orders Nigeria To Investigate The 2016 Agatu Killings

The Federal Republic of Nigeria was on Tuesday, 26th February 2019 ordered by the ECOWAS Court of Justice to investigate the 2016 mass killings...