Nov 17, 2008, 4:47 AM
A twelve-year old murder trial last Thursday resumed at the Brikama High Court before Justice Ngui Mboob-Janneh.
The trial involves one Musa Trawally, a Malian national, facing three counts of alleged murder.
Mr. Trawally is alleged to have murdered one Bakary Njie, alias Filly, on or about
He is also alleged to have attempted to cause the death of one Lamin Jammeh and Ansu Saidy at the same place.
Mr. Trawally had denied all the charges.
When the case was called it could not however proceed into a full proceeding because the defence counsel, Lamin K. Mboge, was indisposed.
Before adjourning the matter to
Justice Mboob-Janneh posited that the case had been dragging for so long and maintained that the case will not go beyond the present term.