MP Demba Dem’s Legal Troubles Far From Being Over!!

MP Demba Dem’s Legal Troubles Far From Being Over!!

State To File Fresh Charges against the Freed MP-Sources unveiled!!

By Correspondent Famara Jammeh, Banjul.
Paid for and commissioned by the Freedom Newspaper.

Latest news reaching this paper say MP Demba Dem is likely to be arraigned in court this morning on fresh charges of “treason concealment.” MP Dem who was freed by the High Court last week is poised to face new indictments according to judicial sources. The state is said to have contemplated charging him with treason concealment. Judicial sources say the MP was remanded in custody after the court ordered for his release. If it happen that the state charged him with treason concealment, then Dem is far from tasting freedom. In the Gambia, treason suspects are denied bail. This means he got to enter a new trail again.

Our Correspondent Famara Jammeh says there is growing concern in the country about the state’s recent move to jail Dem even though the courts have set him free. For more on this story stay tuned. We will keep you posted about developments.

Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007 (Archive on Tuesday, August 28, 2007)
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By Correspondent Famara Jammeh, Banjul.
Paid for and commissioned by the Freedom Newspaper.

Latest news reaching this paper say MP Demba Dem is likely to be arraigned in court this morning on fresh charges of “treason concealment.” MP Dem who was freed by the High Court last week is poised to face new indictments according to judicial sources. The state is said to have contemplated charging him with treason concealment. Judicial sources say the MP was remanded in custody after the court ordered for his release. If it happen that the state charged him with treason concealment, then Dem is far from tasting freedom. In the Gambia, treason suspects are denied bail. This means he got to enter a new trail again.

Our Correspondent Famara Jammeh says there is growing concern in the country about the state’s recent move to jail Dem even though the courts have set him free. For more on this story stay tuned. We will keep you posted about developments.

Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007 (Archive on Tuesday, August 28, 2007)
Posted by PNMBAI  Contributed by PNMBAI
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