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Man in court for allegedly stealing items valued over D300,000

May 24, 2019 at 12:18 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Malang Bah, who is alleged to have stolen items valued over D300,000, escaped from lawful custody on the 24th January, 2019. He has however been apprehended, brought to court and charged with the offence before Magistrate Thomasi of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court. He  pleaded guilty. He wasRead More

‘No funds to reconstruct roads in Banjul’-Minister Minister Jobe

‘No funds to reconstruct roads in Banjul’-Minister Minister Jobe

May 23, 2019 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The Minister of Transport, Works and Infrastructure has clearly stated that the government does not have money to fund the construction of roads in the city of Banjul. Bai Lamin Jobe made this disclosure on Wednesday following an outdoor meeting by councilors and members of the BanjulRead More

Defence to file no-case submission in Yankuba Badjie & co trial

Defence to file no-case submission in Yankuba Badjie & co trial

May 22, 2019 at 1:05 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Defence Counsel Chime on 21 May, 2019, told the High Court in Banjul before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara that the defence in the case involving Yankuba Badjie and other former NIA officers intended to file a no-case submission. This followed the announcement of the closure of the prosecution caseRead More

President Barrow welcomes new disaster alert system for Gambia

President Barrow welcomes new disaster alert system for Gambia

May 22, 2019 at 1:00 am 0 comments

President Adama Barrow has hailed the National Disaster Management Agency and partners for rolling out a novel disaster and emergency alert system in The Gambia. According to the President, the technological initiative would assist the country in its disasters preparedness and prevention strategies from both natural and man-made disasters likeRead More

State Counsel cannot object to document admission-Lawyer Camara

State Counsel cannot object to document admission-Lawyer Camara

May 21, 2019 at 2:56 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Representing Fatoumata Jahumpa-Ceesay who was charged with interfering with a witness along with Yankuba Touray, Lawyer Lamin Camara yesterday May 20th 2019, told the High Court in Banjul before Justice Amina Saho-Ceesay that State Counsel A.M. Yusuf could not object to a document which was in the custodyRead More