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GPU Mourns Death of Journalist Suwaebou Conateh

GPU Mourns Death of Journalist Suwaebou Conateh

November 29, 2018 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

The Gambia Press Union (GPU) has learnt with deep sadness and great shock the sudden death of Mr. Swaebou Conateh, a veteran Gambian journalist and publisher of The Gambia News and Report weekly magazine. As was a rock, a pillar on which Gambian journalism today stands. As a journalist, heRead More

Commission Should Accept The Evidence Of Gamtel Staff-Counsel Bensouda

Commission Should Accept The Evidence Of Gamtel Staff-Counsel Bensouda

November 29, 2018 at 11:17 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Counsel Amie Bensouda yesterday told the Janneh Commission that the commission should accept the evidence of the staff of Gamtel that Mobicell and MGI managed the international gateway. She made this remark when she was continuing her address. According to her, over one year, D214,000,000 was paidRead More

Gov’t Suspends NEA, Geology Directors Over Faraba Incident

Gov’t Suspends NEA, Geology Directors Over Faraba Incident

November 28, 2018 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The executive director of National Environment Agency (NEA) Momodou Suwareh and the director of Geology Department Abdoulie M. Cham have both been suspended for six months without salaries as government accepts the Faraba Banta report. The secretary general and head of civil service revealed this at aRead More

Gambia Rapper’s Breach Of Peace Trial Continues

Gambia Rapper’s Breach Of Peace Trial Continues

November 28, 2018 at 10:34 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Patrick Gomez, representative for Ali Cham, alias Killa Ace, today cross-examined the first prosecution witness Demba Bah. Killa Ace was on 22nd November, 2018, charged with breach of the peace and assaulting a police officer. When the case was called, Sub-Inspector Bobb rose and told the courtRead More

Jammeh Forced GNPC, GPA & SSHFC To Buy Shares In Gam Petroleum-Amie Bensouda

Jammeh Forced GNPC, GPA & SSHFC To Buy Shares In Gam Petroleum-Amie Bensouda

November 27, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Counsel Amie Bensouda earlier today told the Janneh Commission that the former president, Yahya Jammeh, forced GNPC, GPA, and SSHFC to buy shares in Gam Petroleum. Continuing her address, Mrs. Bensouda referred the commission to the 50% markup on Global Trading Group (GTG); adding that GTG wasRead More