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Dr. Janneh Remains Unshaken By Arrest Warrant

Dr. Janneh Remains Unshaken By Arrest Warrant

By Abdoulie John The Coordinator of the Coalition for Change – The Gambia remains unshaken by the international warrant of arrest issued by Gambia government. “The arrest warrant is purely a diversionary measure being used by the Gambian dictatorship to shift our attention from the insurmountable[Read More…]

by November 23, 2014 0 comments News
Right Groups Blast Gambia’s Enacted Homophobic Law

Right Groups Blast Gambia’s Enacted Homophobic Law

21 November 2014  Gambia: “Aggravated Homosexuality’’ Offence Carries Life Sentence Gambia’s recent passage of a homophobic law puts the already persecuted lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) community at even greater risk of abuse, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today. The new[Read More…]

by November 22, 2014 0 comments News
Gambia Issues Int’l Arrest Warrant Against Dr. Janneh

Gambia Issues Int’l Arrest Warrant Against Dr. Janneh

The Banjul Magistrates Court has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of former Communications Minister after prosecutors accused him of treason. Magistrate S Conteh issued the bench warrant yesterday afternoon following the prosecution’s application for Dr Amadou Scattred Janneh who now lives in the[Read More…]

by November 20, 2014 7 comments News
Ousman Badjie Is Also Hooked

Ousman Badjie Is Also Hooked

Ousman Badjie has become the latest Jammeh enabler to be a victim of the very system he has helped entrenched. Badjie, whose hands remain dirty with blood of the April 2000 victims, was fired as the Minister of Transport, Works and Construction on Thursday. He[Read More…]

by November 20, 2014 4 comments News
Amnesty International Press Release

Amnesty International Press Release

18 November 2014 Gambia must stop wave of homophobic arrests and torture   The arrest, detention and torture of eight people since the beginning of the month as part of a crackdown on “homosexuality” by the Gambian authorities reveals the shocking scale of state-sponsored homophobia,[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments News
Burkina Chooses Interim Leader

Burkina Chooses Interim Leader

Political and military leaders in Burkina Faso have chosen a former foreign minister, Michel Kafando, to be the country’s interim president. The move follows the signing of a charter on Sunday mapping out a year-long transition to elections. Mr Kafando was one of four possible[Read More…]

by November 17, 2014 7 comments News

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