A woman yesterday told the TRRC that she was arrested and detained at the Janjangbureh Prisons for 40 days on the orders of Chief Yaya Jarjusey of Jarra West District. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

A woman yesterday told the TRRC that she was arrested and detained at the Janjangbureh Prisons for 40 days on the orders of Chief Yaya Jarjusey of Jarra West District.

Kaw Yerro Woman Implicates Jarra Chief Jarjusey A woman yesterday told the TRRC that she was arrested and detained at the Janjangbureh Prisons for 40 days on the orders of Chief Yaya Jarjusey of Jarra West District. Kasamanding Kassama, 54, said because of that arrest and detention, her husband divorced her. In addition, she said her adopted daughter (she has no child of her own), “suffered a lot” as she was hospitalised at a time when she was in detention and could not help her. The witness, a former opposition…

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WHEN SHALL CHIEF JARJUSEY RECEIVE HIS MARCHING ORDERS??? adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

WHEN SHALL CHIEF JARJUSEY RECEIVE HIS MARCHING ORDERS???

Kaw Yerro WHEN SHALL CHIEF JARJUSEY RECEIVE HIS MARCHING ORDERS??? … and this guy calling himself chief is still serving. This is Gambians can never forgive Barrow, people accused of terrorising Gambians still serving. The testimony of former UDP mobilizer,Kasamanding Keira gave a horrific, emotional, heartbreaking testimony at the TRRC implicating the current Chief of Jarra Central,Yaya Jarjusey. Just because the lady Was a UDP,she was terrorized, tortured, abused and jailed without any court order perpetrated by the so-called Chief who is still serving. I have no doubt that he…

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A prominent Gambian human rights activist has called on The Gambia government and its supporters to nip in the bud threats to opposition supporters and critics. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

A prominent Gambian human rights activist has called on The Gambia government and its supporters to nip in the bud threats to opposition supporters and critics.

Kaw Yerro Gov’t Urged To Stop Threatening Critics A prominent Gambian human rights activist has called on The Gambia government and its supporters to nip in the bud threats to opposition supporters and critics. Fatou Jagne-Senghor, the West Africa director of Article 19, a London-based pro-freedom of expression organisation, said during the 22-year rule of President Jammeh, the rights and freedoms of Gambians “were severely violated” and the Barrow administration should take all the necessary steps not to drag The Gambia “back to the dark days of dictatorship”. President Adama…

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Gambia: GAF arrests 6 soldiers, 2 abscond adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia: GAF arrests 6 soldiers, 2 abscond

The Military Police of The Gambia Army Forces (GAF) have arrested six soldiers from Fajara Barrack, The Point has been informed. A source who is familiar with the development and spoke to The Point on the condition of anonymity has stated that all the six soldiers were stationed at Gunjur. “Two other soldiers have absconded and left their rifles at their duty post,” our source added. Recall: The Gambia Armed Forces deployed soldiers at Gunjur following a clash between Gunjur and Berending that led to the death of one Buba…

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Yankuba Threatened To ‘Grenade’ NAMs Asking About The Crude Oil Saga. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Yankuba Threatened To ‘Grenade’ NAMs Asking About The Crude Oil Saga.

Kaw Yerro Yankuba Threatened To ‘Grenade’ NAMs Asking About The Crude Oil Saga. Demba Dem, a former APRC National Assembly Member who fled the country after he was arrested and tortured yesterday told the TRRC that former junta member and minister Yankuba Touray threatened to throw grenades at APRC NAMs asking about the crude oil scandal. The scandal broke out in early 2001 implicating the junta in the diversion of funds derived from a crude oil concession given to The Gambia by the Nigeria government. According to Mr Dem, Yankuba…

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Gambia: A truck onboard the ferry plunged into the river adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia: A truck onboard the ferry plunged into the river

Another disaster at the Bamba Tenda – Yelli Tenda Ferry crossing point in Farafenni. A truck onboard the ferry plunged into the river. This incident happened on Friday according to media reports monitored online. What a disaster caused by the incompetent government of Adama Barrow!! How can you inaugurate a bridge project that is incomplete? Why is the new TransGambia bridge not functioning since inauguration? MC Cham Jnr National Youth President GDC Source: Focus on Gambia

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Gambia: Immigration DG says runaway Junglers did not acquire new Gambian document adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia: Immigration DG says runaway Junglers did not acquire new Gambian document

The director general of the Gambia Immigration Department has dismissed leaked intelligence reports last year suggesting that former members of the Jammeh hit squad the Junglers, who are on the run, have acquired new Gambian identities. An intelligence report tracking the movement of 21 fugitive Junglers, purportedly submitted to The Gambia government last year, suggested that the Junglers with the connivance of the Bissau authorities had acquired new Gambian passports. However, speaking to The Standard at the closing of a ten-day training programme for immigration officers on document security and…

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Gambia: Yankuba threatened to ‘grenade’ NAMs asking about the crude oil saga adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Gambia: Yankuba threatened to ‘grenade’ NAMs asking about the crude oil saga

Demba Dem, a former APRC National Assembly Member who fled the country after he was arrested and tortured yesterday told the TRRC that former junta member and minister Yankuba Touray threatened to throw grenades at APRC NAMs asking about the crude oil scandal. The scandal broke out in early 2001 implicating the junta in the diversion of funds derived from a crude oil concession given to The Gambia by the Nigeria government. According to Mr Dem, Yankuba Touray made threat to the APRC members at the party’s bureau while he…

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D100M KMC Waste Collection Trucks Unveiled. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

D100M KMC Waste Collection Trucks Unveiled.

Kaw Yerro D100M KMC Waste Collection Trucks Unveiled. About 20 new garbage collection trucks were unveiled at a ceremony presided over by Mayor Talib Bensouda of the KMC on Saturday. Addressing the gathering, the mayor said the vehicles are part of the ‘Mballit’ Project. Under the project, each of the 19 wards in the region as well as the hotel and industrial areas was allocated a truck to collect rubbish on a daily basis. The communities in the areas will pay about D100 a month. Mayor Bensouda further revealed that…

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Avoid Electing A Bragging President, Darboe Tells Youths. adama barrow Featured Gambia News yahya jammeh 

Avoid Electing A Bragging President, Darboe Tells Youths.

Kaw Yerro Avoid Electing A Bragging President, Darboe Tells Youths. JUNE 24, 2019 The United Democratic Party leader Ousainu Darboe has urged the young people of The Gambia that come 2021, they should go for a president who would listen to them and find solutions to their problems and not one who will brag about himself. Addressing his supporters in Brufut Saturday, Darboe said the youths must take stock of the situation in the coming years to ensure that they elect a president who will be sensitive to their problems…

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