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TRRC chairman urges people with stories to come forward

TRRC chairman urges people with stories to come forward

June 11, 2019 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The chairman of the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC), Dr. Lamin J. Sise, has called on people who have stories to come and share, vowing that their dignity as human beings and their rights as citizens will never be compromised by the Commission. Dr. Sise wasRead More

Prosecution to call 2nd witness in Yankuba Touray, FJC trial

Prosecution to call 2nd witness in Yankuba Touray, FJC trial

May 30, 2019 at 8:07 am 0 comments

By Dawda Faye State Counsel A. M. Yusuf in the case involving Yankuba Touray and Fatoumata Jahumpa-Ceesay, who  were charged with interfering  with an informant or a witness, on the 29th May, 2019, announced before Justice Amina Saho-Ceesay of the High Court in Banjul that the state would call their secondRead 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