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USA: Department of Justice Seeks Recovery of Approximately $3.5 Million in Corruption Proceeds Linked to Ex-President of The Gambia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, July 15, 2020 The Department of Justice filed a civil forfeiture complaint seeking the forfeiture of a Maryland property acquired with approximately $3,500,000 in corruption proceeds by the ex-president of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, through a trust set up by his wife, Zineb Jammeh. According to […]

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U.S. Announces Sanction’s Against ICC’s Bensouda and Staff

By The Standard Newspaper. JUNE 15, 2020. US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced economic and travel sanctions against the International Criminal Court (ICC) officials directly involved in investigating American troops and intelligence officials and those of allied nations, including Israel, for possible war crimes in Afghanistan and elsewhere. The […]

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Lawyer Mboge says the drug agency’s decision to dismiss Sergeant Lamin Sima is premature, vows to take legal action if…

By Assan Sallah Lawyer Lamin Mboge, defence counsel for Sergeant Lamin Sima has described the decision of the management of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency of The Gambia (DLEAG) to dismiss his client Sergeant Lamin Sima as premature, claiming that the agency has confirmed that investigations into his client’s case […]