Monday, November 28, 2022

Legal Affairs

Diplomatic Passport Scandal Case Stalls Yet Again

By Mariama Marong The ongoing criminal trial involving former State House Chief Driver in the alleged Diplomatic Passport scandal, has yet again stalled in court,...

Justice Jaiteh Admonishes Lawyers to Do Well

By Mariama Marong Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of Banjul High Court has called on lawyers from both prosecution and defence to better prepare for the next...

WHAT DID THE PRESIDENT SAY DURING THE LAYING OF THE FOUNDATION...

QUESTION OF THE DAY Foroyaa was expecting the president to say the exact date of the OIC summit. He simply said they are negotiating with...

Justice Ministry Welcomes International Court Decision 

The Ministry of Justice on behalf of The Gambia through a press release dated 22nd July, 2022 in The Gambia v Mynmar Case, welcomes the...

Yahya Jammeh Interfered, Undermined Judicial Independence 

The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) in its Investigative Report and Recommendations to the Government of the Gambia, found that former President Yahya...

Man Seeks Justice From President Barrow

By Yankuba Jallow Sarjo Jarju, a resident of Brufut seeks justice from President Barrow for pardoning a convict (Ebrima Ndow) who owes him eighty-five thousand...

Essa Faal, 2 Others Charged with Disorderliness, Granted Bail

By Nelson Manneh  The Deputy Spokesperson of the Gambia Police Force (GPF), Inspector Alieu Jamanka, yesterday, 24th July, 2022, informed this Medium that former TRRC...

Suspects in Baby Muhammed’s Death Inquiry Re-arrested

By Mustapha Jallow The Gambia Police Force (GPF) on Friday 22nd July 2022, announced that it has re-arrested the two suspects in the inquiry on...

Bob Keita’s Ex-Wife Arrested

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Sainabou Mbye, the former wife of Bubacar Keita alias ‘Bob’ Keita, has been nabbed and placed under police custody since Friday...

Bob Keita’s Rape Trial: Defence Asks Court to Set Aside Ruling...

By Kemeseng Sanneh Lamin S Camara, Attorney for Bubacarr Keita, alias “Bob” while moving a Motion accompanied with 45 paragraphs of Affidavit in support of...

Physical Planning Director: Land Allocated To NAWEC in Salagi is Reserved Land

By Mustapha Jallow  Mamudou Manjang, Director of the Department of Physical Planning and Housing, on Thursday clarified that the Sukuta-Salagi land is a reserved place...

Housing Facilities At Mile II Prisons Substandard, Unfit For Human Habitation...

According to the Truth Commission, housing facilities at State Central Prison Mile II, are substandard, degrading and not fit for human habitation.  The Commission therefore...

Detained Suspects in Connection to Baby’s Death Released on ‘Stiff Bail’...

By Mustapha Jallow Cherno Mbye and Kibily Dambelly, the two suspects who were held by detectives of The Gambia Police Force (GPF) in connection to...

Yahya Jammeh’s Authoritarian Machinations Used Prisons To Instil Fear, Inflict   Punishment

The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) in its Investigative Report and Recommendations to Government alleged that former President Yahya Jammeh, with his autocratic...

Two in Police custody in connection to death of a 2-year-old boy

By Mustapha Jallow and Kemeseng Sanneh Authorities in The Gambia Police Force (GPF) on Tuesday announced they have detained two suspects in connection to the death of...

Truth Commission Says NIA Operatives Acted With Total Impunity, Disregard For...

Old building of defunct NIA Headquarters; DG Sowe talking to former TRRC Chairperson Dr. Lamin Sise, Lead Counsel, Essa Faal and Commissioners of the...

WANEP Engages Political Parties on Alternative Dispute Resolution

By Nelson Manneh The West Africa Network for Peace (WANEP), with support from GIZ on Tuesday, 19 July 2022 engaged political parties in The Gambia...

Bob Keita: Court orders taking of further DNA samples

By Kemeseng Sanneh The high court in Bundung yesterday, 18th July, 2022, ordered that blood samples be drawn from the alleged rape survivor for comparison purposes...

Truth Commission Says NIA Operatives Acted With Total 

Impunity, Disregard For Human Life The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission in its Investigative Report alleged that operatives of the defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA), acted with total impunity...

Former President Jammeh, Enablers, Accomplices Recommended For Prosecution

For The Alleged Execution of West African Migrants The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) in its Investigative Report and Recommendations to Government stated that...