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Alleged Faraba incident perpetrators to face manslaughter charges

Alleged Faraba incident perpetrators to face manslaughter charges

May 7, 2019 at 8:41 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Alleged perpetrators of Faraba Banta incident will face manslaughter charges instead of murder, according to the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubacarr Tambedou. The minister who was speaking to the media at his usual press briefing on Tuesday at the Justice Ministry, said the report onRead More

Defence objects to tendering of video transcript in Yankuba Badjie & co trial

Defence objects to tendering of video transcript in Yankuba Badjie & co trial

May 7, 2019 at 12:18 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Defence Counsel Fatty on the 6th May, 2019, objected to the tendering of a video transcript by the prosecution in the case involving Yankuba Badjie and other former NIA officers before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the High Court in Banjul. In his submission, Counsel Fatty argued thatRead More

TRRC Impersonator Appears in court

TRRC Impersonator Appears in court

May 2, 2019 at 11:07 pm 0 comments

Dawda Faye Alagie Darboe, who allegedly impersonated at the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission to be a State Intelligence Service employee, was arraigned on the 30th April, 2019, before Magistrate Joof of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court. He denied any wrongdoing when the charge sheet was read to him. It wasRead More

Trade Union in dialogue with gov’t, stakeholders for better working conditions

Trade Union in dialogue with gov’t, stakeholders for better working conditions

May 1, 2019 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The Secretary General of The Gambia National Trade Union Congress, has said that the Union is in constant dialogue with the government, International Labour Organisation and other stakeholders in a bid to implement better working conditions. Ebrima Garba Cham was speaking on Wednesday at the Independence StadiumRead More

Gov’t allocates D90 million to school feeding

Gov’t allocates D90 million to school feeding

May 1, 2019 at 11:20 pm 0 comments

The government of The Gambia, from 2017 to date, has allocated a whooping sum of D120 million towards the feeding of school children, first lady, Fatou Bah-Barrow, has revealed as she joins development partners and school children in Banjul to commemorate the Africa Day of School Feeding 2019. The event,Read More