Friday, June 21, 2024

Legal Affairs

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...

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...

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...

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...

Magistrate Fines Senegalese D200,000 for Possession of Illicit Drug

By Louise Jobe Principal Magistrate Muhammed Krubally of the Banjul Magistrate’s Court on Friday, 3 May convicted and sentenced one Ebrahim Cisokho for drug possession. Cisokho...

First Witness Testifies in Westfield Murder Case

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) 22-year-old Sanna Camara is the first prosecution witness to testify in the murder trial involving Adama Tine accused of killing Fatoumata...

Police CID Testifies in D64 Million Economic Crimes Case against Businessman

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Bakary Drammeh, a policeman working at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) at the Manjai Police Station continued with giving evidence in...

Absence of Doctor Hampers Murder Case Involving Man Charged With Shooting...

Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) The high-profile murder case involving Ousainou Bojang and his sister, Amie Bojang, failed to proceed because the doctor, who was supposed to...

Magistrate Releases Nioro Jarrol Farmers on Bail

By Louise Jobe Magistrate Fatou Darboe of the Brikama Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, 30 April granted bail to the farmers detained based on the instruction...

Magistrate Sentences College Staff to 6 Years Imprisonment for Abducting Student

By Louise Jobe Principal Magistrate Anna O. Mendy on Wednesday sentenced a Gambia College Administrative Staff to two (2) years imprisonment and further four years...

Court Orders Doctors to Examine Kumba Sinyan’s Mental Health Status

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Justice Sidi K. Jobarteh on Wednesday approved an application by Kumba Sinyan's lawyer for doctors to check the mental health status...

Policeman Testifies in Economic Crimes, Theft Case Involving Rice Dealer

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) The economic crimes and theft trial involving one Alhagie Kebbeh accused of embezzling funds and stealing rice that was intended for...

State Lawyers Oppose Alleged Drug Dealer Paulo Djabi’s Request for Medical...

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Alleged drug dealer Paulo Djabi, who was prohibited by the court from leaving the Gambia before granting him bail, has requested...

Magistrate Sends Kassa Kunda Land Dealer to Mile 2

By Louise Jobe  Magistrate Fatou Darboe of Brikama Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday passed an order for one Musa Buah Sabally of Kassa Kunda, a land...

Man Accused of Hacking His Wife with a Cutlass Denies Charges

By Kemeseng Sanneh (Kexx) Gorgie Sowe (Yugo Sowe), a man accused of cutting his wife by hacking her with a cutlass on various parts of...