Archive for June, 2019

Rape Victim Deplores The Absence Of ‘Safe Space’ In Police Stations

Rape Victim Deplores The Absence Of ‘Safe Space’ In Police Stations

By Abdoulie John In wake of a call made by Gambia Justice Minister for victims of sexual violence to come forward and tell their story, Fatou “Toufah” Jallow has deplored the absence of victim-friendly environment in the country’s police stations where people can openly report[Read More…]

by June 29, 2019 0 comments News
The Motive Behind Fatou Jallow’s Rape Allegations Against Yahya Jammeh

The Motive Behind Fatou Jallow’s Rape Allegations Against Yahya Jammeh

Fatou Jallow’s Rape Allegation On International Media Is A Fake Media Campaign To Seek Public Sympathy For Prosecution Of Former President Yaya Jammeh And Financial Exploitation Of TRRC A recent international media campaign that suggested that “a 23-year-old former beauty queen in The Gambia, Fatou[Read More…]

by June 29, 2019 1 comment Society
Police Scrutinize Driver’s License, Others

Police Scrutinize Driver’s License, Others

PRESS RELEASE The office of the Inspector General of Police hereby informs the General Public that, beginning Monday 1st July 2019, it will conduct operations to scrutinize drivers’ license, number plates and other motor vehicle requirements to ensure compliance with the Motor Traffic Act and[Read More…]

by June 28, 2019 0 comments News
Understanding the Constitutional Immunity for AFPRC Members: Lessons for TRRC

Understanding the Constitutional Immunity for AFPRC Members: Lessons for TRRC

While it is indeed painful to witness a key perpetrator like Yankuba Touray easily walk out of the TRRC it is necessary to point out that indeed the Constitution, from sections 13 to 17of the Second Schedule have protected members and other persons acting in[Read More…]

by June 28, 2019 1 comment Politics
Let Defiant Ex-Minister Face The Law

Let Defiant Ex-Minister Face The Law

By Abdoulie John The Chairperson of the Gambia Centre for Victims of Human Rights Violations (GCVHRV), Sheriff Kijera, has decried the behaviour of former Junta member Yankuba Touray at the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC). He called on the commission to make sure that[Read More…]

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Presidency Not Involved In Contracting And Procurement Processes

Presidency Not Involved In Contracting And Procurement Processes

By Abdoulie John The Director of Press and Public Relations (DPPR), Amie Bojang Sissoho, has denied any involvement of the Presidency in contracting and procurement processes. She said the Highest Office of the land is only sticking to monitoring what is going on in public[Read More…]

by June 28, 2019 0 comments News