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Death sentences for 22 inmates revoked

By Bekai Njie The attorney general and Minister of Justice, Abubacarr Tambadou, has reiterated President Barrow’s public moratorium that makes the application of the death penalty null and void, saying all the 22 death row inmates will serve life imprisonment instead. The attorney general acknowledged that the death penalty still […]


Janneh Commission spends over D50M in 18 months

The Commission of Inquiry which was coined by the media as Janneh Commission has invested D50,951,261 in its 18 months mandate, according to Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou. “This includes all the expenses incurred in the course of their investigations including but not limited to honorarium paid to three commissioners and […]