Gambia Armed Forces Personnel Face Janneh Commission

Colonel Musa Jammeh of the Gambia Armed Forces yesterday on behalf of the Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. General Masanneh Kinteh, appeared before the Janneh Commission in connection to salaries and allowances paid to former army officers. According to Jammeh, retired Captain Edward Singhateh received the sum of over D249, 000 from 1st May, 1994, […]

Prince Ibrahim Sanyang Appears Before The Janneh Commission

Prince Ibrahim Sanyang, a business tycoon, appeared before the Janneh Commission in connection to companies he operated or was about to operate in the country. Prior to dwelling on the subject matter, he was asked to explain how he got the title of prince.  In response, he said he was traditionally crowned as a prince. […]

Rather Than The Constitution, Jammeh Became The Supreme Law Of The Land

Mary Samba, attorney for Mr.Amadou Samba, yesterday addressed the Janneh Commission and said that the former president, Yahya Jammeh, became the supreme law of the land and not the constitution. She was addressing the commission on wide range of issues affecting her client. She said that Mr. Samba testified concerning his financial dealings, noting that […]

Janneh Commission Urged To Discharge Order Against Amadou Samba

Ms. Mary Samba, counsel for Mr.Amadou Samba, yesterday urged the Janneh Commission to discharge the interim order against Mr.Amadou Samba. She was continuing her address on issues affecting her client. She said Mr. Samba exclusively owns the companies she cited earlier. According to her, the business tycoon, Mr. Samba, testified before the commission that the […]