Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Legal Affairs

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...

Court fines 10 Individuals for violating Law on Curfew

By Mustapha Jallow The Basse Magistrate’s Court has convicted and sentenced ten (10) people to each pay a fine of D5000.00 for violating the regulation...

GTU President Warns Truckers to desist from Unlawful Transportation of Logs

By Nelson Manneh The President of The Gambia General Transport Union Omar Ceesay has on Saturday 22nd August 2020 warned Truckers to desist from illegal transportation...

Justice Jaiteh to Rule on Yankuba Touray’s Case

By Yankuba Jallow The High Court will on Monday, 24th August 2020 rule on whether Yankuba Touray should be allowed to testify in the case. Lawyer...

State Counsel Asks Court not to Allow Yankuba Touray to Testify...

By Nelson Manneh Counsel Kimbeng T. Tah, who appeared for the State in the case of retired Captain Yankuba Touray has on Wednesday asked the...

Court Fines 3 Jalokoto Residents for Failing to Wear Facemasks

By Mustapha Jallow A trial magistrate in Briakama has on Monday fined three residents of Foni Jalokoto one thousand dalasis (D1000) each for violating the...

Police Arrest 3 People In Foni Jalokoto

By Nelson Manneh Three residents of Jalokoto in the Foni Berefet District were on Saturday, 15th August 2020 arrested by state security agents for not...

Basse Magistrate’s Court Sentences Violators of Public Health Protection Regulations 2020

Gambian Police said Thursday the Basse Magistrate’s Court has Sentenced 10 individuals who were found guilty of violating the Public Health Protection Regulations 2020. They...

Court Awards D771,940 in Favour of Umpa Mendy

By Yankuba Jallow The Kanifing Magistrate’s Court has awarded over seven hundred and seventy-one thousand in favour of one Umpa Mendy who sued Tycoon S.P.J...

Police Arrest 7 in Jarumeh Koto

By Adama Ceesay Personnel of the Gambia Police Force have arrested seven (7) people three of whom were found sleeping at the village ‘Bantaba’. These men...

Court Sentences 39 People for Violating Curfew, regulation on face mask...

Gambia Police Force said on Wednesday a Court sentenced 28 individuals to a fine of D5000 each in default to serve 6 months’ imprisonment...

Government Amends Regulations on Markets, Shopping Areas

By Nelson Manneh President Adama Barrow in consultation with COVID-19 experts at The Ministry of Health has on Wednesday amended the Regulations governing markets throughout...

221 People Arrested for Violating Curfew Order

By Nelson Manneh and Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Police Force, in collaboration with the Gambia Armed Forces, has arrested two hundred and twenty-one (221) people...

3 People Arrested at Brusubi Roundabout

By Yankuba Jallow The police patrol team enforcing the curfew order has arrested three individuals at the Brusubi roundabout on Monday night. These three boys were...

33 Gambians, Six Senegalese arrested after officers seized over Half a...

By Mustapha Jallow Secret agents of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency Gambia (DLEAG) have apprehended thirty-three (33) Gambians and six Senegalese nationals for drug trafficking...