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GDC NAM, others charged

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By Omar Bah

The National Assembly Member for Jimara Constituency, newly elected GDC Councillor for Julangel Ward, and two village heads were yesterday charged with post election violence at the Basse Magistrates’ Court, the GDC national youth Mobiliser confirmed to The Standard.

Honorable Alhagie Sowe, Ebrima Manneh and the two alkalolu were alleged to be involved in an assault and incitement of violence in Koro Jula Kunda, URR.
According to Modou MC Cham, the NAM for Jimara was slammed with incitement of violence while his colleagues are charged with common assault.
They all pleaded not guilty and were reportedly granted bail in the sum of fifty thousand dalasi (50, 000).
Hearing resumes today.

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