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‘I’ve Not Exploited Gambian Girls’

‘I’ve Not Exploited Gambian Girls’

Gambian-Lebanese businessman has denied trafficking in person charges brought against him in court. Mohamed Ali Raif Fneiche, Sulayman Bojang, Momodou Bojang and Alasan Jallow were accused of conspiring to recruit 19 Gambian girls for the purpose of exploitation. Only Momodou Bojang appeared before Magistrate Samsideen[Read More…]

by March 27, 2015 11 comments News
Gambia Ignores UN Warnings

Gambia Ignores UN Warnings

Amnesty International Press Release is for immediate release Gambia has effectively thumbed its nose to the international community after it failed to accept a raft of recommendations to address its deteriorating human rights situation, Amnesty International said today. The government of Gambia only accepted 93[Read More…]

by March 26, 2015 0 comments News
UTG Students Want Prof. Kah Out

UTG Students Want Prof. Kah Out

Kairo News has just got news that the angry students of the University of The Gambia are bent on sending the Vice Chanchellor, Muhammadou Kah, home. The students have been fuming over the increment of tuition fees, the sudden changes to the grading system and[Read More…]

by March 26, 2015 1 comment News
Interior Minister Sonko Panics Amidst Student Protest

Interior Minister Sonko Panics Amidst Student Protest

“…be law abiding and stay away from violence, be responsible and cherish the prevailing peace.” the Interior Minister Ousman Sonko told University of Gambia students. Hundreds of students of the University of The Gambia yesterday took to the streets to protest against the introduction of[Read More…]

by March 26, 2015 1 comment News
Karim To Battle Against Graft Verdict

Karim To Battle Against Graft Verdict

Lawyers of Karim Wade, a former minister and son of Senegal’s ex-President Abdoulaye Wade, sentenced on Monday to six years in prison for acquiring wealth illegally, have vowed to appeal the ruling. “We are heading to the Supreme Court this evening to file an appeal,”[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments News
‘I Operated Within My Powers And The Law’

‘I Operated Within My Powers And The Law’

‘Time will tell whether Dr Njogu Bah’s undying loyalty to the ‘Big Beast’ remains.’ Dr Njogu L. Bah yesterday rebutted the allegation preferred against him by the state, at the Banjul Magistrates’ Court before Principal Magistrate Dawda Jallow. Dr Bah was indicted by the state for[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 1 comment News