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Solicitor general rubbishes resignation rumours

Jul 6, 2020, 1:01 PM

“I didn’t resign,” Solicitor General Cherno Marennah dismissed reports making rounds on the social media about his resignation.

The rumours were rife that he resigned as solicitor general for a new job – a rumour he told The Point was unfounded.

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Yankuba
‘I was aware that Edward was vice chairman of AFPRC’
Jun 25, 2020, 11:18 AM

Awa Minteh, first defence witness in Yankuba’s trial, yesterday told the High Court in Banjul before Justice Ebrima Jaiteh that she was aware that Edward Singhateh was the Vice Chairman of AFPRC as from 1995, and this was all over the media.

Man, 22, arrested over 10-year-old boy’s death
Apr 8, 2020, 2:38 PM

Police in Farafenni in the North Bank Region (NBR) have arrested one Mutal Gaye, a native of Sinchi Madi village for reportedly killing , a 10-year-old boy, The Point has been reliably informed.

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Barrow leads tribute for legendary footballer Biri Biri
Jul 23, 2020, 10:47 AM

Gambian legendary footballer, Alh. Momodou Njie, alias Briri Biri was laid to rest on Wednesday 22 July 2020 at the Jeshwang Cemetery, with President Adama Barrow leading a tribute at his memorial service.

Yankuba and Counsel AM Yusuf
Yankuba’s sister-in-law testifies
Jun 17, 2020, 12:08 PM

Awa Minteh, Yankuba Touray’s sister-in-law, yesterday testified before Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court in Banjul in the murder case involving Yankuba. Prior to this, the defence counsel, Abdoulie Sissoho, informed the court that as per the ruling of the court dated 10th June, 2020, they would like to open their defence.

Aliou Sall
President Sall’s brother tests positive for covid-19, Kouthia discharged
May 28, 2020, 12:55 PM

Aliou Sall, the younger brother to President Macky Sall on Tuesday tested positive for covid-19 together with his second wife Isata Sall, he announced on his Twitter account.

Omar Ceesay
Gov’t, Transport Union reach consensus
Jun 25, 2020, 11:34 AM

Omar Ceesay, the president of The Gambia Transport Union has told The Point that his Union and Government have come to consensus on certain terms following drivers’ sit-down strike on Monday.

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Cuban president calls for honoring medical personnel on May 1st
Apr 29, 2020, 1:30 PM

Havana, April 28 (RHC)-- Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel called on Tuesday to honor health workers during the May 1st International Workers’ Day celebrations.

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Gambia receives covid organics package from Madagascar
May 14, 2020, 12:23 PM

State House, Banjul, May 12, 2020 – The public is hereby informed that The Gambia has received a consignment of three boxes of Covid Organics from the President of the Republic of Madagascar, H.E, Andry Rajoelina.