Customs Are Key Drivers of Economy – Vice President Says

[The Point] The vice president of the republic of The Gambia Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has spoken extensively about the importance and the role of customs in revenue mobilization and said customs are key drivers of economy.

[The Point] The vice president of the republic of The Gambia Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajang has spoken extensively about the importance and the role of customs in revenue mobilization and said customs are key drivers of economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gtuccu Financial Bureau Loan Officer Charged

[The Point] Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court yesterday granted court bail of D1,500,000 to Ebou Touray with two Gambian sureties who should swear to an affidavit of means and deposit their ID cards.

[The Point] Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates' Court yesterday granted court bail of D1,500,000 to Ebou Touray with two Gambian sureties who should swear to an affidavit of means and deposit their ID cards.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Court Orders Accused to Continue Treatment At Tanka Tanka

[The Point] Basse High Court presided over Justice Simeon A. Abi has ordered Muhammed Kissima Nemega to continue treatment at the Tanka Tanka psychiatric Hospital until such a time that he is fit to stand trial.

[The Point] Basse High Court presided over Justice Simeon A. Abi has ordered Muhammed Kissima Nemega to continue treatment at the Tanka Tanka psychiatric Hospital until such a time that he is fit to stand trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Cabinet Approves Civil Service Reform, Others

[The Point] The Gambian president Adama Barrow today presided over the seventh Cabinet meeting of his administration, with governance, defence, agriculture, investment, food security, communication and the promotion of justice forming part of his agend…

[The Point] The Gambian president Adama Barrow today presided over the seventh Cabinet meeting of his administration, with governance, defence, agriculture, investment, food security, communication and the promotion of justice forming part of his agenda. According to the news release from the presidency, foot safety and other bills were equally approved.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Prosecution Closes Case in Alleged Gang Rape Trial

[The Point] The prosecution led by State Counsel Lamin Jarju yesterday 21 November 2017 closed the prosecution case in the criminal matter involving Muhammed Hydara and Balema Sokhna.

[The Point] The prosecution led by State Counsel Lamin Jarju yesterday 21 November 2017 closed the prosecution case in the criminal matter involving Muhammed Hydara and Balema Sokhna.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Continuous Delay Frustrates Haddad

[New Republic] Sometimes last year, the Chief Judge of the Commercial Court, Eva Mappy Morgan ruled in favor of Prestige and Alliance Motors, denying state lawyers’ appeal asking the court not to get involve into a US$10.7 million vehicle debt case fil…

[New Republic] Sometimes last year, the Chief Judge of the Commercial Court, Eva Mappy Morgan ruled in favor of Prestige and Alliance Motors, denying state lawyers' appeal asking the court not to get involve into a US$10.7 million vehicle debt case filed in that court, but the judge however stood her ground by ordering the payment to businessman George Haddad.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia