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US$2.5M Supposed To Be Paid To Forestry Department – Counsel Bensouda Tells Witness

US$2.5M Supposed To Be Paid To Forestry Department – Counsel Bensouda Tells Witness

May 7, 2018 at 8:16 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye The commission’s counsel, Amie Bensouda, yesterday told the director of Forestry, Muhammed Jaiteh, that the sum of US$2.5 million was supposed to be paid by West Wood Company to the Department of Forestry. Mr. Jaiteh was testifying on the exportation of timber before the Janneh Commission. AccordingRead More

Police Arrest More Than 20 People Suspected Of Robbery

May 7, 2018 at 7:49 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Police in the North Bank Region have arrested more than 20 people suspected in connection with recent spate of armed robbery in the region. The investigation is ongoing to establish whether the suspected were really involved or have hands in the said robberies as they are detainedRead More

NIA 9 Case: ‘I Found Detainees With Body Injuries In ‘Bambadinka’ Cell’ – Said Witness

NIA 9 Case: ‘I Found Detainees With Body Injuries In ‘Bambadinka’ Cell’ – Said Witness

May 7, 2018 at 12:58 am 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Seedy Saidybah the prosecution witness in the Solo Sandeng Murder Trial involving former defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA) officials, has today 7th May, told the court that he found detainees with body injuries in a detention cell called Bambadinka at the NIA Headquarters. In his testimony theRead More

‘President Jammeh Confirmed The Lifting Of Crude Oil To The Gambia’ – Says Hawa Sisay-Sabally

‘President Jammeh Confirmed The Lifting Of Crude Oil To The Gambia’ – Says Hawa Sisay-Sabally

May 3, 2018 at 12:24 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Mrs. Hawa Sisay- Sabally, former Attorney General and Minister of Justice, yesterday reappeared before the Janneh Commission and said that the former president, Yahya Jammeh, confimed the lifting of crude oil to The Gambia from Nigeria. She was testifying in connection to arbitration in England filed byRead More

‘I Was Put In The Darkness’ –  Says Ex Gambia High Commissioner To Nigeria

‘I Was Put In The Darkness’ – Says Ex Gambia High Commissioner To Nigeria

May 1, 2018 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Maba Jobe, the former Gambia High Commissioner to Nigeria, on Monday, told the Janneh Commission that he was put in the darkness when crude oil was being lifted to The Gambia from Nigeria. He told the commission that he is a businessman and worked in the publicRead More