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Prosecution Witness 10 in the NIA Case, Cross Examined.

Prosecution Witness 10 in the NIA Case, Cross Examined.

February 12, 2018 at 10:13 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Representing Yankuba Badjie former NIA director and first accused person in the murder trial of late Solo Sandeng  and Cos, Lawyer C.E. Mene has challenged prosecution witness 10 Pa Sering Mboob earlier today before Justice Kumba Sillah Camara of Banjul High Court. In his cross examination, MeneRead More

Gambian Feminist On Her New Book

Gambian Feminist On Her New Book

February 10, 2018 at 2:01 am 0 comments

By Sarata Jabbi A Gambian lady based in Norway, Ndey Jobarteh, has published a children’s book. ‘The Rabbit and The Bean Farm’ is the culmination of her long-nurtured aim of contributing to stimulating the literacy skills of children. Ndey Jobarteh is well-known as Women’s Rights Activist, but that’s only oneRead More

“I saw Tamba beating Nogoi,” witness tells court in NIA Trial

“I saw Tamba beating Nogoi,” witness tells court in NIA Trial

February 7, 2018 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The 10th prosecution witness in the murder trial involving NIA officials, Pa Sireh Mboob, has said that he saw Tamba Masireh, the 7th accused person beating Nogoi Njie at the NIA Headquarters in Banjul. He made this revelation today, 7th February, 2018 before Justice Kumba Sillah CamaraRead More

President Barrow Reiterates Importance of Unity

President Barrow Reiterates Importance of Unity

February 7, 2018 at 3:34 pm 0 comments

At the launching of the National Development Plan (NDP) at State House on Tuesday, President Adama Barrow called on Gambians to work towards and nurture national unity. Mr. Barrow emphasised the point by recollecting how people of different political persuasions relegated their individual interests and beliefs to the advancement ofRead More

Gambia’s Intelligence Services Question Returnee Military Deserter

February 7, 2018 at 1:12 pm 0 comments

The border town of Amdalai was recently the scene of an encounter between Edrissa Babou, a military deserter, and Gambia’s State Intelligence Services (SIS). Mr. Babou, a native of Mbolet Ba village in the North Bank Region of The Gambia, was apparently on a visit to his village from SenegalRead More