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Chief’s Messenger Testifies in Trial of 3 Nioro Jarrol Farmers 

By Louise Jobe  Salifu Ceesay, a messenger of the Chief of Foni Jarrol, Monday, 20th May testified before Magistrate F. Darboe of the Brikama Magistrate’s...

Forensic Expert Continues Testimony in Police Shooting Case

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Police Forensic Expert Francis Jatta on Tuesday, 21 May informed the high court they could not trace the fingerprints on the...

Financial Manager Continues Testimony in Health Officials’ Economic Crimes & Theft...

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Amadou Badjie, an administrator and finance manager of the Health Promotion and Development Organisation (HePDO) on Monday continued his testimony in...

State Accuses Alleged Drug Dealer Pablo of Presenting Fake Medical Certificates

By Yankuba Jallow Senior State Counsel Lamin Jarju has accused alleged drug dealer Pablo Djabi of providing fake medical certificates to the high court trying...

Defence Counsel Cross-Examines Policewoman in Westfield Bureau Murder Trial

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Senior Lawyer Omar Suso continued with his cross-examination of a policewoman in the murder trial of Adama Tine, who allegedly killed...

GRA Staff Charged with Stealing D1.1 Million

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Mustapha Barrow, an employee of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA), has been arraigned before the Kanifing Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing...

Cement Importers, Cement Manufacturers Contradict Each Other on Duty Increment

By Assan Bah and Amadou Manjang The Cement Importers and Traders Association (CITA) on one side and Jah Oil, Salam and GACEM group on the...

Court Admits Cutlass, Mattress, Clothes & Bedsheet in Gorgi Sowe’s Attempted...

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) The State through Sergeant Omar Drammeh of the Police Anti-Crime Unit tendered a cutlass, mattress, clothes and a bed sheet in...

Calls for rejection of pro-FGM bill intensify as more CSOs engage...

By Momodou Jarju More civil society organisations (CSOs) have joined the call for the rejection of the proposed Women’s (Amendment) Bill 2023 which is aimed...

High Court Hears Brikama Area Council’s Case against Governor of WCR,...

By Louise Jobe Justice M.L. Owolabi of the Brikama High Court on Tuesday, 14 May 2024 commenced hearing of a case instituted by the Brikama Area...

Swiss Court Sentences Former Gambian Interior Minister to 20 Years

By Mustapha Jallow/Amadou Manjang Switzerland’s top Court on Wednesday, 15 May 2024, convicted OusmanSonko, a former interior minister of Gambia under the regime of former...

Dr Abubacarr Jah Says FGM Cannot be Medicalised

Gambian consultant urologist and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Abubacrr Jah Wednesday informed lawmakers that Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) cannot be medicalised because doctors are not...

GPU Welcomes Sentencing of Ousman Sonko Over Torture of Journalists

(Banjul, 15 May, 2024) - The Gambia Press Union (GPU) welcomes today’s verdict and sentencing of former Interior Minister Ousman Sonko in Switzerland to a 20-year prison...

Police Arraign Man for Trespassing Minister’s Sister’s Property

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Alieu Aziz Jagne was arraigned before Principal Magistrate Sallah Mbye by the police on charges of trespass contrary to Section 285A...

Financial Manager Continues Testimony in Health Officials’ Economic Crimes, Theft Trial

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Amadou Badjie, an administrator and finance manager of the Health Promotion and Development Organisation (HePDO) continued his testimony in the economic...

Policeman Testifies in British Lady’s Murder Trial

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Modou Badjie on Monday testified as the first prosecution witness in the murder trial of Augustine Bangura, who is accused of...

Forensic Expert Testifies in Police Shooting Trial

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Francis Jatta, a forensic expert working in the Criminal Records Office of the Gambia Police Force (GPF), is the latest witness...

HePDO‘s Financial Manager Testifies in Health Officials’ Economic Crimes, Theft Trial

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Amadou Badjie, an administrator and finance manager at the Health Promotion and Development Organisation (HePDO) on Monday, 13 May testified in...

Dr. Daffeh presents evidence to lawmakers showing FGM/C is harmful

By Momodou Jarju Gambian gynecologist Dr. Babanding Daffeh last Wednesday presented evidence to lawmakers in Banjul showing Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) is harmful. Dr. Daffeh who...

Four Die of Kush in three Months

By Nelson Manneh The Regional Director of Health Services on Thursday, 9 May 2024 disclosed to the press that four people had died as a result...