Mar 13, 2012, 1:27 PM
The case involving Dr Gumbo Touray, former Director of International Affairs at the
When the case was announced, the prosecuting officer, Superintendent Sainey Joof, told the court that the prosecution has three more witnesses to call, and that two were coming from the
He added that they are material witnesses to the case, and were presently out of the jurisdiction.
Defence counsel Pap Cheyasin Secka told the court that the defence was not opposed to the adjournment.
However, he noted that the prosecuting officer did not indicate any time when their witnesses would be able to come to court.
The case was subsequently adjourned to 17 January 2012.
Readers would recall that Dr. Gumbo Touray is being tried for the offence of giving false information to a public servant.
It was alleged that between March and April 2011, in