Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Legal Affairs

Justice Minister promises Prosecution in Faraba Banta Incident

By:Kebba AF Touray The Minister of Justice, Abubacarr Tambedou has said that there will be appropriate criminal prosecutions against the perpetrators of the 18 June,...

“IEC Chairman should not be appointed by the President” says Haruna...

By Nelson Manneh Reporting from  Kudang CRR Haruna Barry the councillor of Kudang Ward said the president should not appoint the Chairperson of the Independent...

ON THE NCCE/CRC SENSITISATION ‘An Opportunity For Peace-Building, Dialogue’ Elders, Alkalos...

By Mustapha Jallow The people of Foni have told officials of the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) and the Constitutional Review Commission’s (CRC) joint...

Supreme Court To Hear Cases Against ‘Janneh’ Commission Today

By Yankuba Jallow The Gambia Supreme Court will today hear for the first time, the case of Muhammed Bazzi, Fadi Mazegi and Loxly Epie, against...

AT THE JANNEH COMMISSION: Commission Counsel Bensouda ...

By Momodou Dem Commission Counsel Amie Bensouda, yesterday November 27th 2018, continued her marathon address before the ‘Janneh’ Commission. Commission Counsel Bensouda intimated that the...

ON THE CRC TRAIL: CRC Continues To Engage Communities In URR

By Nelson Manneh The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), continues to engage residents of URR in particular the village of Kulari and environs in the Tumana...

Lawyer Vows To Sue Government For Unfair treatment Of Client

By Fatoumatta K Jallow  Malick HB Jallow, Lawyer for Niang Sarang Jobe, a co-victim of the late Deyda Hydara, has vowed to file a lawsuit...

In The Caste Issue In URR: Samba Nana Trawalleh...

By Lamin Fatty  In the ongoing caste issue in some communities in the Upper River Region (URR), Samba Nana Trawalleh who is prominent in the...

CRC Engages Residents of Gambisara On Proposed New Constitution

By Nelson Manneh The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), Sunday November 25th 2018 continued their meeting with residents of Gambisara, in Jimara in the Upper River Region,...

CRC Continues To Engage Communities In URR

By Nelson Manneh The Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), continues to engage residents of Kulari and neighbouring villages in the Tumana District of the Upper River...

Police Officer Explains How Killa Ace Was Arrested

By Yankuba Jallow Sub Inspector Pierre Mendy of the Anti-Crime Unit of the Gambia Police Force has on Monday the 26th November given testimony on how...

When Is The Deadline To Contribute To The Constitutional Review Process?

QUESTION OF THE DAY The CRC has written to all those who are in a position to add value to the constitutional review process to...

High Court Quashes Criminal Charges On Lawyer Bory Touray, Solicitor General

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Aminata Saho-Ceesay of the Banjul High Court, on Friday November 23rd 2018, quashed the criminal charges proffered on Lawyers Bory S....

ON THE CRC TRAIL ‘New Constitution Should Make Provision for Subvention...

By Nelson Manneh Reporting from Janjanbureh CRR As the delegation of the Constitution Review Commission (CRC), continues to engage and seek the opinions of Gambian citizens...

Commission Counsel Bensouda Addresses Janneh Commission

By Yankuba Jallow Amie Bensouda, the lead counsel for the Janneh Commission of Inquiry has on Thursday the 22nd November, 2018 addressed the Commissioners on...

Three People From Garawol Charged With Common Assault, Others

By Lamin Fatty-URR Three people from Garawol have been arraigned at Basse Magistrate’s Court on charges of common assault and wilful damage to properties. The first...

AT THE GENERAL COURT MARTIAL WO1 BADJIE, LANCE CORPORAL KUJABI CHARGED...

By Nelson Manneh WO1 Sulayman S. Badjie and Lance Corporal Private Lamin Kujabi, both officers of the Gambia Armed Force (GAF), were yesterday November 21st 2018,...

IN THE NIA 9 CASE: Witness Gives Evidence on How...

By Yankuba Jallow Superintendent Thomas RJ Gomez, the 25th prosecution witness in the ongoing criminal trial of former intelligence Chiefs, on Wednesday gave evidence on how...

Court Refuses ‘No Case Submission’ In Two Army Generals’ Desertion Trial

By Yankuba Jallow The ‘no case submission’ made by the Counsel for Brigadier General Umpa Mendy and Brigadier General Ansumana Tamba at the General Court-Martial,...

In The NIA 9 Trial: High Court Dismisses Computer Generated Evidence

By Yankuba Jallow Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara on Monday November 19th 2018, refused the prosecution’s application to showcase a computer-generated evidence in the criminal trial of...