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High Court Awards 1.9 million Dalasis To Plaintiff In Land Dispute Case

Justice Sheriff Tabally of the High Court in Brikama has on Wednesday, 7th February 2024, delivered a judgement in favour of Alagie Jabbi, a Gambian based in Canada against Gana Jeng and Muhammed Lamin Jaiteh, real estate dealers. The Plaintiff Alagie Jabbi was represented by Lawyer Malick H.B Jallow while Gana […]

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MJFC  calls for urgent enactment of Legislation to guide the exercise of prerogative of mercy

PRESS STATEMENT 1st February 2024. The Malick Jallow Foundation for Children (MJFC) is very concerned with the recent public outcry concerning the pardon of convicted prisioners by the President of the Republic in exercise of his powers enshrined in Section 82 of the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of The […]

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Melville Robertson‘s case against The Standard Newspaper adjourned

The lawsuit filed by Lawyer Melville Robertson Roberts (Plaintiff) against Aisha Tamba (1st Respondent), a journalist who was working at The Standard Newspaper and The Standard Newspaper (2nd Respondent) resumed on Wednesday, 6th December 2023 before Justice Isatou Janneh of the High Court in Bundung. Aisha Tamba and The Standard […]

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Bai Lowe gets life imprisonment

A German regional court on Thursday sentenced a former member of a death squad from The Gambia to life in jail.  The court found 47-year-old Bai Lowe guilty of crimes against humanity, murder and attempted murder for his role as a driver for the so-called “Junglers” military unit which operated in the West African nation. […]