Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Legal Affairs

Home Digital FM/ King FM Radio still closed

By Louise JobeHome Digital FM in Brikama and King FM Radio at Tallinding KMC are still closed by The Gambia Police Force, who sealed...

Accused persons to face 30 charges in Koina Caste Case

By Lamin FattyState prosecutor, Abdul Aziz Saho has informed the Basse High Court that they will increase the criminal charges against the 17 accused...

Karbou says his tormentor is now his boss

By Yankuba JallowEleven years on, Lamin Karbou, a drug squad operative on Thursday told the TRRC that his tormentor is now his boss at...

SIC President Testifies before TRRC

By Yankuba JallowMuhammed Lamin Touray, the President of the Supreme Islamic Council has on Wednesday, 20th February 2020 testified before the TRRC.Born on the...

Nian Sarang Jobe’s Case Set For Judgment

On Tuesday the 11th day of February, 2020 the High Court in Banjul adjourned the case of Nian Sarang Jobe v. the Attorney General...

Imam Fatty Says Yahya Jammeh Gave Them Powers To Ban Preachers

By Yankuba JallowImam Abdoulie Fatty, renowned as Imam Fatty said ex-President Yahya Jammeh gave them the power to ban people from organizing and hosting...

TRRC Chair says ex-President Jammeh manipulated religious leaders

By Yankuba JallowDr. Lamin J. Sise, the Chairperson of the TRRC said information provided to the Commission shows that ex-President Jammeh manipulated religious leaders...

Solicitor General challenges lawyers to write books

By Yankuba JallowCherno Marena, Gambia’s Solicitor General has called on lawyers to put their knowledge and experience into writing for the use of the...

Kanyi Cross-examined in Ousman Koro Ceesay’s Murder Case

By Nelson MannehAlagie Kanyi the sixth Prosecution Witness (PW6) in the ongoing criminal suit involving former Minister Yankuba Touray was yesterday cross-examined.Yesterday 13th February...

State opposes bail for ‘3 Years Jotna’ leaders

By Yankuba JallowThe state lawyer in the trial of the leaders of 3 Years Jotna has told the court that they are objecting to...

Kanifing Industrial Tribunal In a State of Paralysis

By Yankuba JallowThe Deputy Judicial Secretary has confirmed to Foroyaa that the contract for one of the panellists of the Kanifing Industrial Tribunal has...

Two in Police Custody for Alleged Cattle Theft

By: Kebba AF TouraySarjo Sowe and Ousman Jallow are currently in Police custody for allegedly stealing a cow. The two were arrested with the said...

Court to order Government to pay damages for unlawful detention of...

By Yankuba JallowJustice Aminata Saho-Ceesay of the Banjul High Court has asked the representatives of the Legal Aid and the State to agree on...

Litigants call on Chief Justice to ensure Industrial Tribunal becomes operational

By Yankuba JallowSeveral litigants whose cases were adjourned for lack of operation of the Industrial Tribunal at the Kanifing Magistrate’s Court have called on...

Ex-Governor says Yahya Jammeh ordered him to expel Ndigal followers

By Yankuba JallowGanyi Touray, an ex-Governor of CRR said he was given an Executive Directive by ex-President Yahya Jammeh to expel followers of Sering...

Court Asks Lawyers Representing 3 Years Jotna To Make Formal Bail...

By Nelson MannehJustice Aminata Saho-Ceesay of the Banjul High Court has asked lawyers for 3 Years Jotna leaders to make a formal bail application.The...

Imam Ba Kawsu says Islamic Council misled Yahya Jammeh

By Yankuba JallowRenowned Imam Ba Kawsu Fofana said the Supreme Islamic Council under the Presidency of Momodou Lamin Touray misled ex-President Yahya Jammeh and...

MFH Group sues Eco Bank claiming for over 4 million dalasis

By Yankuba JallowThe MFH Group Limited has sued Eco Bank (Gambia) Limited claiming for over four and a half million dalasis for breach of...

Court Adjourns Pending Ruling on 3 Years ‘Jotna’ Bail Application

By Nelson MannehJustice Amina Saho Ceesay of the Banjul High Court has yesterday adjourned the criminal trial involving the state and the eight top...

Ex-police sergeant cross-examined in Koro Ceesay’s murder trial

By Yankuba JallowAbdoulie Sisoho, the lawyer for Yankuba Touray has commenced cross-examining ex-police sergeant Pa Habibou Mbye in the case of former minister Yankuba...