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Official quest to Prosecute former Gambian President formerly launched

victims of jammeh government seek for his prosecution

Victims of Yahya Jammeh’s alleged atrocities and human right groups, take new practical steps to bring the former Gambian president and his accomplices to justice. The official quest for prosecution has been formally launched with a title “The campaign to bring Yahya Jammeh and his accomplices to Justice.” A famous prosecutor credited for hunting down former African dictators has been …

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Ex-Jammeh business associate wants in-camera testimony

Muhammed Bazzi

Business Tycoon and former Jammeh associate has made a request through his lawyer for the Janneh Commission to allow him to testify in private in relation to millions of dollar and dalasi his company paid to the ex-president. Appearing for the third time, Muhammed Bazzi, a Belgian – Lebanese business magnate said he feared for his personal safety and that …

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President Adama Barrow visits Kotu Power Plant

President Adama Barrow

President Adama Barrow today paid a visit to the National Water & Electric Corporation (NAWEC) main power station at Kotu. The visit followed periodic updates that the President had been receiving from NAWEC management on improvements to electricity supply across the nation. President Barrow said: “I have been getting updates from NAWEC in my office over the last several months. …

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Jammeh’s closest business partner appears at the Janneh Commission

Muhammed Bazzi

The most influential and closest business aide to the ex-President Yahya Jammeh has finally appeared before Janneh Commission. The name of Muhammed Bazzi, a Belgian – Lebanese tycoon has surfaced several times at the commission and his companies are currently under scrutiny for his association with Jammeh. He was contracted by Jammeh to supply heavy fuel to the state-owned power …

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Ex Jammeh Ministers, SGs, and Others Testified at Janneh Commission

Momodou Sabally

Two Former Ministers and a Secretary General under the former government of exiled ex-President Yahya Jammeh, Tuesday gave testimonies at the ongoing Janneh Commission probing the financial activities of the former Gambian Leader. Mrs. Fatou Lamin Faye, former Minister of Education, Fatou Mass Jobe Njie, onetime Tourism Minister, Momodou Sabally, erstwhile  Secretary General and head of the civil service and …

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More testimonies at the Janneh Commission

First to appear was Fadia George Mazagi, Managing Director Euro Africa Group. He confirmed to the Commission that Global Trading Limited received €1,000,000 and €720,000 from Central Bank of the Gambia. According to him the one million euro was for the purchase of an aircraft for the Government. Mr. Mazagi disclosed that Kanilai Family Farm owed Global trading €1,354,000 which …

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Ex-petroleum Minister faces Janneh Commission

Sira Wally Ndow

Sira Wally Ndow-Njie, Former Minister of Petroleum under President Jammeh Monday testified before the Janneh commission probing into the ex-president’s financial dealings. she confirmed to the commission of being a signatory to a GNPC account at Guaranty Trust Bank adding that she was instructed by the former President to open the said account. “ I told Jammeh that I cannot …

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Janneh Commission questions three ex-governors

commissioners

The Janneh Commission probing into former President Jammeh’s financial transactions has questioned three former regional governors in relation to D600,000 given to them by the former President for selling beef to Muslims during Tobaski. Ex-governors Omar Sompo Ceesay, Upper River Region, Omar Khan, Central River Region and Aminata Sifia Hydara, West Coast Region all testified on Monday. Mr. Ceesay confirmed …

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