Archive | 09/06/2016

Darboe and Co Defence Team Walked Out of The Court, As American Embassy Partially Shuts its Doors


Lead counsel Lawyer Antouman Gaye

Those that are familiar with Gambia under Yahya Jammeh will know that the judiciary is neither free nor fair, Jammeh is always interfering, especially when it comes to political cases in the courts. Darboe and Co’s trial is no exception, which led the defence team led by Antouma Gaye to walk away from the court on Wednesday 8th June. Since the appointment of a new judge in the case, Justice E.O Dada has acted and behaved bias, unfair and unprofessional towards the defence team and their clients by objecting every motion by the defence team and she also blatantly refused to drop four of the seven charges in order to retain the original three charges. Continue reading