Tag: Justice

Human Rights, Legal Matters, News

3 judges sworn-in

President Adama Barrow on Thursday, 8th December 2022 presided over the swearing-in of 3 judges of the Gambia’s Court of Appeal and the High Court. The judges are; Honourable Justice Veronic Wright and Honourable Justice Sainabou Wadda Ceesay of the Court of Appeal and Honourable Justice Isatou Jallow Sey as Justice […]

Human Rights, Opinion

Madi Jobarteh: The Minister of Justice Should Protect Whistleblowers and NOT Threaten Them

If the Minister of Justice Dawda Jallow is truly interested in combating corruption, abuse of office and the overall good governance of the Gambia then he must be seen protecting whistleblowers and not to threaten them. Whistleblowing is not a crime. Rather it is a critical instrument in the fight […]

Human Rights, Legal Matters, News

IGP finally complies with court order, pays D925,000 to litigant 

The Inspector General of Police Abdoulie Sanyang has complied with a court order which instructed him to pay a litigant Mohammed Lamin Komma, the sum of D925,000.00. The litigant, Mohammed Lamin Komma has received his money through the Ministry of Finance. Reacting to this development, Mr. Komma expressed delight at […]