Tag: journalist

Human Rights, Legal Matters, News

Journalist Pape Alé Niang granted bail

Senegal – Journalist Pape Alé Niang was released today, January 10, 2023, after a two-stage incarceration that began on November 6, 2022. He has thus been granted provisional liberty accompanied by judicial control granted by the Senegalese judicial authorities. The Coordination of Press Associations (CAP) salutes the work and professionalism […]

Human Rights, Legal Matters, News, Women & Children's Affairs

Magistrate’s absence delays Fatou Touray & Co trial

The ongoing unauthorized publication case against Fatou Touray, CEO of Kerr Fatou, and Fatoumata Drammeh, widely known as Tima La Waato of Paradise Tv at the Brikama Magistrate’s Court could not proceed on Monday, 9th January 2023 due to the absence of the trial magistrate Peter Ado Che, LTN has […]

Legal Matters, News, Women & Children's Affairs

Samsudeen Phatey testifies against Fatou Touray & Co in unauthorised publication case

Samsudeen Phatey, a Gambian journalist and an activist based in the USA has on 6th December 2022 testified in the ongoing case against Fatou Touray, CEO of Kerr Fatou, and Fatoumata Drammeh, widely known as Tima La Waato of Paradise Tv at the Brikama Magistrate’s Court. The two accused persons […]

Fashion, Lifestyle & Entertainment, News

Meet VJ, the new popular Senegalese music star whose parents are journalists

Senegalese music has just discovered a new star. Mouhamed Vj or VJ for short is a young Senegalese artist who is making the buzz at the moment. Yesterday at the esplanade of the Grand Theatre he managed to block the traffic for hours. His concert was finally cancelled because the […]