Post Tagged with: "Yahya Jammeh"

Gambia Gov’t Reacts To U.S. Ban On Jammeh

Gambia Gov’t Reacts To U.S. Ban On Jammeh

December 11, 2018 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The Ministry of Justice says it has learnt with great appreciation the news from the State Department of the United States that the former President Yahya Jammeh and his family have been banned from entering the United States as a result of the latter`s involvement in significantRead More

Jammeh Forced GNPC, GPA & SSHFC To Buy Shares In Gam Petroleum-Amie Bensouda

Jammeh Forced GNPC, GPA & SSHFC To Buy Shares In Gam Petroleum-Amie Bensouda

November 27, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye Counsel Amie Bensouda earlier today told the Janneh Commission that the former president, Yahya Jammeh, forced GNPC, GPA, and SSHFC to buy shares in Gam Petroleum. Continuing her address, Mrs. Bensouda referred the commission to the 50% markup on Global Trading Group (GTG); adding that GTG wasRead More

Gov’t To Abolish Death Penalty

Gov’t To Abolish Death Penalty

November 19, 2018 at 12:18 am 0 comments

By Bekai Njie In line with ongoing constitutional reforms following Gambia’s two decades of authoritarian rule under former military ruler Yaya Jammeh, the country’s new government has disclosed plans to abolish the decades-long death penalty. Government Spokesperson, Ebrima G. Sankareh announced the major constitutional reform on Saturday. Quoting President AdamaRead More

Jammeh Involved In Money Laundering: Evidence

Jammeh Involved In Money Laundering: Evidence

November 15, 2018 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie Evidence has shown that former President Yahya Jammeh was involved in money laundering, according to attorney general and minister Justice, Abubacarr Tambadou, lias Ba Tambadou. Ba Tambadou made this claim on yesterday at a local hotel in a side interview after delivering a speech at the 30thRead More

Former Gambian President’s Protocol Officer Testifies Before The Commission

Former Gambian President’s Protocol Officer Testifies Before The Commission

October 24, 2018 at 10:00 pm 0 comments

By Dawda Faye   Natalie Gomez-Ceesay, former protocol officer, office of the president, earlier today appeared before the Janneh Commission and said that the former president, Yahya Jammeh, told her that he would transfer a land situated at Kololi to her. She was summoned in connection to the said land.Read More