Jun 22, 2012, 3:17 PM
who is currently standing trial at the Kanifing Magistrates' Court on a charge
of "false publication and broadcasting" was yesterday summoned again to the
police headquarters in
According to Mr. Saine, he was also asked to produce documents of his father,
who owned No:
He was also questioned of an article published in the Point Newspaper on 30th January 2009 captioned "Neneh Macdouall-Gaye is Gambia's Ambassador to US, As Three Diplomats Recalled".
According to the police the said publication was false, and he was subsequently cautioned and again charged with the alleged offence of "false publication and broadcasting".
It could be recalled that Mr. Saine was last Monday called for questioning by the police in connection with a story carried by his paper regarding an arrested Gambian diplomat. On the fateful day, he spent there some eight hours and was charged and released on a police bail in the sum of D50, 000 and asked to report the following day. And on Wednesday 4th he was arraigned at the Kanifing Magistrates' Court on a charge of "false publication". That matter comes up on the 19th February 2009.