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Mama Kandeh files his nomination papers
Politics

Mama Kandeh files his nomination papers

The presidential nominee of the Gambia Democratic Congress Mama Kandeh has filed his candidacy papers with the Independent Electoral Commission clearing any questions if he would be joining the opposition coalition or not. Kandeh,51, in Kombo East accused opposition groups of favoring an unnamed party, claiming his newly formed GDC […]

Togolese peacekeeper killed in Mali
Africa

Togolese peacekeeper killed in Mali

Two civilians were seriously wounded and a Togolese UN peacekeeper killed Sunday after their convoy triggered a mine to explode in central Mali. The attack came on a day Canadian Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan held talks with Malian authorities on the deployment of 600 Canadian peacekeepers to the West African […]

Banjul, The Gambia: building of the High Court of the Gambia - elevated view - Law Courts Building on Independence Drive- Judiciary of The Gambia - photo by M.Torres
Justice & Rights

Brikama lady, Kiang man face murder charges

State prosecutors are holding Sarjo Badjie of Darsilameh liable for the death of a 24-year-old lady, Lamarana Jallow charging her with murder. According to a criminal complaint filed by the justice department, the daughters of Mrs. Badjie and Jallow were in a fight but were separated by Jallow. Prosecutors said […]