Jul 8, 2013, 11:25 AM
Mr. Alieu Badara Senghore, Principal of The Gambia College, yesterday testified in the ongoing trial involving two former lecturers at The Gambia College, Mr. Lamin BT Sanyang and Abdoulie Baldeh.
In his testimony Mr. Senghore told the court that he is a civil servant, working as the principal of The Gambia College.
He revealed that he was appointed principal in October 2004, noting that as principal his responsibilities are overseeing all activities, programmes and the staff of the college.
He affirmed that he recognised the accused persons before the court, who he said were once lecturers at The Gambia College.
"They taught mainly Primary Teachers Certificate (
He asserted that during one of his occasional visits to the classrooms, he came across some students standing outside the classroom and making noise.
He said he went to them to ask which subject should they be having at that point in time and he was told English. He said as a result, he went to English Department and informed them about it. He said some time later, he received a letter from the head of
He further adduced that some time later he received another letter from the head of
At that Juncture the case was adjourned to