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High Court Dismisses Lower Court’s Judgement As Abuse On Humanity

High Court Dismisses Lower Court’s Judgement As Abuse On Humanity

November 26, 2018 at 10:05 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Justice Kuejubola of the Kanifing High Court recently stated that the sentence on an accused person, Wilfred Silvanus, by a magistrate at the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court was an abuse on humanity. She made this statement when she was delivering a judgment on an appeal filed by WilfredRead More

High Court Denied Bail To 8 NIA Officials

High Court Denied Bail To 8 NIA Officials

June 13, 2018 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The High Court of the Gambia presided over by Justice Jaiteh, yesterday 12th June, 2018 denied bail to eight officials of the Defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA) now called State Intelligence Services (SIS). The applicants are Quasy Mendy, Leon Gomez and six other accused persons who wereRead More

High Court Extends Seizure Of Jammeh’s Properties To 180 Days

High Court Extends Seizure Of Jammeh’s Properties To 180 Days

May 29, 2018 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The High court has extended the seizure of Jammeh’s property to 180 more days after the Attorney General and minister of Justice filed a suit for an extension. According to a press release from the State’s law office, in the suit, the Attorney General prayed the courtRead More

NIA 9 Case: High Court Judge Threatens To Report Defence Lawyers To General Legal Council If…

NIA 9 Case: High Court Judge Threatens To Report Defence Lawyers To General Legal Council If…

May 21, 2018 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the Banjul High Court has threatened to report some of the defence lawyers to the General Legal Council if they fail to attend the proceedings again. The day’s proceedings was put to a halt due to the absence of some of the defenceRead More

NIA Case: ‘I Helped Put Solo Sandeng’s Corpse In A Pickup,’ Witness Tells Court

NIA Case: ‘I Helped Put Solo Sandeng’s Corpse In A Pickup,’ Witness Tells Court

May 14, 2018 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The 15th Prosecution witness Alhajie Bara Gaye, a security officer at the Defunct National Intelligence Agency NIA today 14th May, 2018 has told Justice Kumba Sillah Camara of the Banjul High Court that he helped put Solo Sandeng’s Corpse in the back seat of a pickup onRead More