Man arraigned for blackmailing woman with her nude pictures


By Aisha Tamba

One Assan Jagne was on Monday arraigned at the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court for taking naked pictures of a 19-year-old woman and blackmailing her.

He pleaded not guilty to the allegations before Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh Njie.


 According to the charge sheet, Assan Jagne on 8th November at Friendship Hotel in Bakau took naked pictures of a 19-year-old woman [name withheld] without her consent and sent them to her with threats to publish them.

He is granted bail in the sum of D10, 000 with one Gambia surety who shall deposit his/her ID Card and telephone number. The matter is adjourned to the 2nd December.

Police Assistant Superintendent Sanyang appeared for the IGP.