new legal year commenced today 2 October 2017 with the resumption of sittings
in all the superior courts across the country.
Judges of the High Courts, the Gambia Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of the Gambia proceeded on summer vacation in July 2017.
Two judges were appointed as vacation judges for the month of August and September, 2017, with the two presiding over matters in Banjul throughout the vacation.
Justice Zainab Jawara-Alami served as a vacation judge for the month of August, whilst Justice Sainabou Wadda-Cisse served as the vacation judge for the month of September 2017.