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Seedy Njie hasn’t appointed as IEC vice chair, Gov’t Spokesperson Clarifies

Jul 24, 2020, 11:28 AM

Ebrima G. Sankareh, the spokesman of The Gambia government has dismissed rumours making rounds on social media that Seedy Njie, former nominated National Assembly in Yahya Jammeh government has been appointed vice chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to replace Malleh Sallah who is going on retirement.

Sankareh has made it clear to The Point that the report is false.

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Fisheries minister rubbishes illegal fishing claims
Jul 9, 2020, 11:56 AM

Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters Minister James F.P. Gomez has debunked claims that certain fishing vessels entered the creeks of The Gambia and were engaged in indiscriminate fishing.

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Salimina admits series of tortures
Feb 10, 2021, 10:46 AM

Former director of operations at National Intelligence Agent (NIA), Salimina Drammeh, yesterday testified before the TRRC, admitting he had participated in torturing Ballo Kanteh, Omar Dampha, Sainey Faye and Ebrima Barrow.

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Essa Faal vows to implement full TRRC recommendations  if elected
Oct 12, 2021, 12:47 PM

Essa Mbaye Faal, former lead counsel at the Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC), and now independent aspirant candidate for the December 4th presidential election, has vowed to implement the entire report of the TRRC if he wins the forthcoming election.