Monday, October 14, 2019

Legal Affairs

Government Imposes 5 Year Ban on Laly Diab

The Government of the Gambia has accepted the recommendations of the Janneh Commission that Feryale Diab Ghanem (alias Ms Laly Diab) and her family...

Former GAMSU President Testifies at TRRC

By Momodou JarjuOmar Joof, former President of the Gambia Students’ Union (GAMSU) has on Tuesday testified before the Truth Commission (TRRC) via Skye on...

Ministry Press Release Averts Cancellation of April 2000 Demonstration, Witness Tells...

By Momodou JarjuThe Former President of the Gambia Students Union (GAMSU), Alagie Nyabally, on Tuesday told the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) that...

Late Omar Barrow’s Spouse Narrates Her Ordeal

Corporate Account Manager at Gamtel, Awa Sanneh, has on Tuesday told the Truth Commission (TRRC) that she was devastated when her husband died during...

Mohamed Bazzi Banned from entering The Gambia

Mr. Mohamed Ibrahim Bazzi is of Lebanese origin. He also held a Gambian Diplomatic Passport No. 000129 due to his position as Consul General...

Police Woman Links Demise of Her Son to Students’ Demonstration

By Yankuba JallowAwa Sanneh – Bittaye, a police officer has on Monday told the TRRC that she lost her first son as a result...

Police Grant Bail to Four Inhabitants of Sambang

Four inhabitants of Sambang Mandinka who were arrested and detained by Police during the weekend, have been granted bail.Police spokesperson ASP Lamin Njie on...

Police Arrest Alkalo, 2 Others in Sambang Mandinka

By Kebba AF Touray & Yankuba JallowPersonnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU) have arrested 3 people in Sambang Mandinka following a fracas on...

Gambia Government Declares Mr Ali Youssef Sharara Personna Non Grata

The Gambia Government has declared Mr Ali Youssef Sharara  persona non grata and banned him from entering Gambian territorial jurisdiction.This decision is contained in...

Gambia Government Rejects Recommendation to Dismiss Protocol Alagie Ousman Ceesay

The Gambia Government has rejected the Janneh Commission of Inquiry recommendation for head of Protocol at the Presidency Alagie Ousman Ceesay to be dismissed...

“We failed our patients,” Chief Doctor RVH told TRRC

By Yankuba JallowThe Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the then Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH) has told the TRRC that they have failed the April...

Former CBG Governor Amadou Colley Banned From Holding Public Office for...

The Gambia Government Friday morning accepted the Janneh Commission recommendation for former Governor of the Central Bank Amadou Colley to be banned from holding...

School Principal Broke Down after Seeing His Raped Student

By Momodou JarjuA former principal of Brikama Ba Upper Basic School, Tuesday told the Truth Commission (TRRC) that they were emotionally broken when they...

Court Acquits 5 in Koina Caste Scuffle Case

By Lamin FattyThe Basse Magistrate’s Court has on Wednesday 18th September acquitted and discharged five defendants who were charged to court following an inter...

Father Says his Child was Killed by Students

By Yankuba JallowMuhammed Sarjaw said his child was trampled to dead by students who were running for their lives during the April 2000 nationwide...

Government Accepts Commission’s Recommendations Against Former President’s Brother

Gambia Government has accepted recommendations of the Janneh Commission that Judgement against a brother to the former President Jammeh be executed forthwith by the...

Father Links 3 – Year Old Son’s Demise to Gunshot Wounds

By Yankuba JallowA father to Musa Sembene has linked his son's demise to a gunshot wound he sustained on his head during the April...

April 10 Survivor Calls for Government’s Support

By Yankuba JallowA survivor of 2 gunshots during the April 2000 mass students’ demonstration has called on the Government of the Gambia to support...

Stakeholders Review Draft Freedom Of Information Bill

Banjul – September 17: Stakeholders in The Gambia on Saturday wrapped up a two-day technical review of the Draft Freedom of Information Bill, 2019. The...

Former GPA Managing Director ML Gibba Banned From Serving as CEO...

Mr. Momodou L. Gibba is banned from serving on the Board of Public Enterprises or as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer for (15) years from...