Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Legal Affairs

Police Arrest ECOMIG Soldiers for Violating Curfew Order

By Nelson Manneh Personnel of the Police Intervention Unit have arrested twenty-two (22) people including ECOMIG soldiers for violating the Curfew Order put in place...

Court grants bail to 2 Access Bank Staff Accused of Stealing...

By Nelson Manneh A trial magistrate in Essau Tuesday granted bail to two employees of Access Bank Gambia Limited accused of stealing over sixteen million...

23 Gambians Charged In Connection with Drug Offences

By Mustapha Jallow The Drug Law Enforcement Agency Gambia (DLEAG) officers have arrested and charged 23 Gambians in connection with drug offences in Kanifing Municipality...

US Imposes Sanctions on Zineb Yahya Jammeh

The United States (U.S.) Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced Monday that it has designated Zineb Souma Yahya Jammeh (Zineb), the...

Brikama Magistrate Court Gives Injunction Notice to Stala Resort MD

By Louise Jobe The Managing Director of Stala Resort Lamin Camara (Liba) was presented with an injunction notice by Magistrate M. Krubally of the Brikama Magistrates...

Did The Courts, Jammeh Or Barrow Free The UDP Leader And...

The circumstances that lead people to prison may be political or criminal. When people are incarcerated for political reasons they become political prisoners. The...

NHRC Investigation Shows Caste Conflicts in URR have Negative Impact on...

By Momodou Jarju Investigation conducted by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has revealed that caste conflicts in the Upper River Region (URR) have negative...

Chief Justice Presides Over Swearing in Ceremony of Industrial Tribunal Panel...

By Yankuba Jallow Chief Justice Hassan B. Jallow on Monday, 24th August 2020 presided over the swearing-in ceremony of three new members of the Kanifing...

Two senior Access Bank Staffs are under custody over missing millions

By Mustapha Jallow Police spokesperson Superintendent Lamin Njie said on Wednesday two senior staffs of Access Bank Gambia Limited are under security custody after twenty-one...

Yanks Denies Giving Command to Guards in his Residence on the...

By Nelson Manneh Retired Captain Yankuba Today 31st August told the Banjul High Court that he did not give any command to the guards in his...

Court of Appeal set to deliver ruling in NIA 9 Appeal...

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Court of Appeal will on 8th October deliver judgment in one of the appeal cases involving former Director General of...

Yankuba Touray Denies Seeing, Meeting Alagie Kanyi on the Day Koro...

By Yankuba Jallow Retired Captain Yankuba has on Thursday, 27th August told the Banjul High Court that he did not see Alagie Kanyi on the day...

President Declares State of Public Emergency

New Regulations Allow Mosque and Churches to Open for Prayers President Adama Barrow has on Thursday declared State of Public Emergency for 21 days. The...

Court Subpoenas Doctor Abdul Hamid Kanteh to Appear

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the Banjul High Court has signed a subpoena requesting Dr. Abdul Hamid Kanteh to appear before him or...

FSQA vows to prosecute anyone caught selling expired food

By Ndey Sowe Lamin Jaiteh, Principal Scientific Officer at the Food Safety and Quality Authority The Gambia (FSQA) has warned that any importer or food...

Court grants bail to 5 suspected drug traffickers

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the Banjul High Court has granted bail to five people who are charged with possession of drug for...

Yankuba Touray Says No Council Meeting Was Held the Day Koro...

By Yankuba Jallow / Nelson Manneh Yankuba Touray, erstwhile member of the defunct AFPRC, has informed the Banjul High Court that they did not hold...

Retired Captain Yanks Touray Testifies in His Murder Trial

By Nelson Manneh Retired Captain Yankuba Touray, a former member of the defunct AFPRC Government has commenced giving testimony in his murder trial. Touray is an...

Airport Police Nabbed 2 Suspected Burglars

By Nelson Manneh The Public Relation Officer of the Gambia Police Force Assistance Superintendent Lamin Njie has on Monday 24th August 2020 confirmed to this...

Justice Jaiteh Says Yankuba Touray Can Testify in His Murder Trial

By Yankuba Jallow  Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the Banjul High Court on Monday 24th August 2020, ruled retired Army Captain Yankuba Touray can testify in his...