Author: Sam Phatey

Miscommunication between Gambian authorities risk freeing of killers of opposition activist
Justice & Rights

Miscommunication between Gambian authorities risk freeing of killers of opposition activist

Gambia’s justice department was not consulted by the homeland security ministry, resulting to miscommunications between state prosecutors and police investigators in the trial involving nine security officers accused of killing an opposition activist, the West African nation’s Attorney General, Aboubcarr Baa Tambadou said. Nine former intelligence officers who were only […]

President Barrow to urge people to ‘vote for coalition candidates’ during tour
Politics

President Barrow to urge people to ‘vote for coalition candidates’ during tour

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow will jumpstart his nationwide tour this week to assess the country’s immediate needs, his communication’s director, Amie Bojang-Sisohore said. Barrow’s meet the people tour has been traditionally carried out by the past two presidents of the Gambia. It has, however, raised concerns with some political observers, […]