Mar 11, 2021, 3:27 PM
As part of the TRRC mandate to promote and facilitate reconciliation between victims and their perpetrators, about 11 people were reconciled yesterday.
The country also officially registered 1 new COVID-related death bringing the deaths in the country to 161.
This is according to the 283 COVID-19 situation report of The Gambia published on the 20th March 2021.
According to the country's ministry of health, The Gambia currently has 219 active cases.
Three (3) COVID-19 patients were discharged from treatment centres while 5 COVID-19 patients are currently on oxygen therapy.
The country also has 43 people are in hotel quarantine.
Meanwhile the Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday reported the registration of 140 new positive cases and 6 deaths. They have a total number of 37, 833 positive cases.
It registered 34,567 recovered, 113 deaths, while 2,252 are under treatment.
Lawyers in the ongoing trial of former officials of NIA have argued on whether the court can impose Legal Aid (NALA) on Baboucar Sallah, Tamba Masireh and Lamin Darboe who told the court they don’t want to be represented by NALA.
Ahmadou Lamin Samateh, the minister for Health says malaria is responsible for lots of deaths in The Gambia both in children and adults.
Following intense and vigorous investigation conducted by The Point during the past few months, finally, it can be confirmed that ‘‘no United Democratic Party (UDP), supporter or militant has been arrested or detained during political protest or activity both in the UK and elsewhere in Europe.’’