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22 Opposition Protesters Secure Bail

22 Opposition Protesters Secure Bail

Some news just emerge that at least 22 remanded peaceful protesters have been granted bail. It wasn’t immediately clear whether any condition was attached to the bail of May 9th protesters. They are currently at the Police Headquarters in Banjul waiting for family members to[Read More…]

by June 30, 2016 1 comment News
D-Day For Solo’s Harbeas Corpus Case

D-Day For Solo’s Harbeas Corpus Case

There are two court cases today. One is that of Lawyer Darboe and the April 16 protesters and the second is the habeas corpus application on behalf of Solo Sandeng. Notwithstanding all the paper evidence pointing to the state admitting killing Solo Sandeng, today is[Read More…]

by June 27, 2016 1 comment News
UDP Leader’s Trial Marred By Legal Flaws

UDP Leader’s Trial Marred By Legal Flaws

As Gambian opposition leader Ousainou Darboe and 19 other co-accused persons continue to stand trial in the absence of legal representation, calls are mounting from various quarters denouncing ‘a blatant abuse of due process.’ “There should not have been a trial,” the Secretary General of[Read More…]

by June 26, 2016 0 comments News
Army Planning To Overthrow Buhari

Army Planning To Overthrow Buhari

By Oladele Hakeem The Joint Niger Delta Liberation Force (JNDLF), a body of different militant groups has warned President Muhammadu Buhari about the army’s hatched plot to overthrow his government. The group made this known on Tuesday, June 21 while revealing that some top army[Read More…]

by June 25, 2016 1 comment News
UK PM To Quit As Citizens Leave EU

UK PM To Quit As Citizens Leave EU

Prime Minister David Cameron is to step down by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union. Speaking outside 10 Downing Street, he said “fresh leadership” was needed. The PM had urged the country to vote Remain but was defeated by 52% to[Read More…]

by June 24, 2016 2 comments News
Sir Jeng Passed Out After Solo’s Burial

Sir Jeng Passed Out After Solo’s Burial

The intelligent operative who coordinated the brutal torture of April 14th peaceful protesters has passed out shortly after he presided over the secret burial of Ebrima Solo Sandeng, Kairo News investigation has uncovered. Mr. Sandeng, an executive member of the opposition United Democratic Party, was[Read More…]

by June 22, 2016 12 comments News