By: Jainaba D. Jatta
The Kanifing Magistrates’ Court, presided over by Magistrate Isatou Janneh on Tuesday convicted and sentenced one Sulayman Jallow and Musa Danso to pay a fine of D10,000, in default to serve two years imprisonment on two-count of conspiracy and stealing, contrary to the Laws of The Gambia.
Both convicts were further ordered to pay a compensation of D100,000, in default to serve three (3) years in prison.
The particulars of offence revealed that Sulayman Jallow and Musa Danso on or about the month of November 2013, at Saffideen in the Kanifing Municipality in the Republic of The Gambia, conspired among themselves to commit a felony, thereby committed an offence.
Whilst on count two, the duo on the same date and place in the Kanifing Municipality, stole the following items from one mini truck vehicle, with the registration no BJL 1382C; a black bag, containing a fiscal cash D78,130; a Samsung mobile, valued at D1,300; Insurance card; staff ID card; two cheque books, thereby committed an offence.
Both convicts pleaded guilty to the charges preferred against them on both counts and were however convicted accordingly.