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IOM Assists 78 Gambian Shipwreck Survivors

IOM Assists 78 Gambian Shipwreck Survivors

Following the sinking of a vessel carrying an estimated 150 migrants off the coast of Nouadhibou, Mauritania, on Wednesday (4/12), the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is working to provide immediate assistance to 78 Gambian survivors. IOM’s team in Mauritania is focusing on helping migrants[Read More…]

by December 8, 2019 0 comments News
SARJO CHAM VS THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA 

SARJO CHAM VS THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA 

Sarjo Cham, brother of former MP Mahawa Cham, supported by ANEKED and Lead Counsel Deji Ajare, have filed a complaint before the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice. The complaint targets the Government of Gambia for the violations suffered by Mahawa[Read More…]

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Barrow: Losing 60 Young Lives At Sea Is A National Tragedy

Barrow: Losing 60 Young Lives At Sea Is A National Tragedy

President Adama Barrow has described “losing 60 young Gambian lives at sea is a national tragedy.” This is contained in a national televised speech Gambian President has delivered in response to a boat trafedy involving Gambians in Mauritania on Wednesday. Read below President Barrow’s speech[Read More…]

by December 7, 2019 0 comments News
UDP Extends Condolences On Shipwreck

UDP Extends Condolences On Shipwreck

UDP CONDOLENCE MESSAGE FOR THE GAMBIAN YOUTHS WHO DIED OFF THE COAST OF MAURITANIA On behalf of the Secretary General and the National Executive Committee, the United Democratic Party writes to express our deepest condolences and sympathies to the bereaved families, loved ones and friends[Read More…]

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First Hearings in Myanmar Genocide Case

First Hearings in Myanmar Genocide Case

New Q&A Explains Gambia’s Action at International Court of Justice (The Hague, December 6, 2019) – The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague will hold its first hearings on Gambia’s genocide case against Myanmar on December 10-12, 2019. Gambia is asking the court[Read More…]

by December 7, 2019 0 comments Politics

President Sympathise With Shipwreck Victims

𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐑𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 —————— It is with great sadness that we learn of the tragic boat accident off the coast of Mauritania that claimed the lives of many Gambians. His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has earlier been briefed that the boat originated from Barra, North Bank[Read More…]

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