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Detained Gambian Activist Freed

Detained Gambian Activist Freed

The detained Gambian activist has been unconditionally freed from detention, Kairo News has been reliably informed. Ousainou Baye Sankareh, a local language presenter of Kibaaro Radio, was released from security custody with no strings attached. The activist was detained by officials of the National Intelligence[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 1 comment Politics
Darboe: ‘We’ve A Cause To Celebrate’

Darboe: ‘We’ve A Cause To Celebrate’

  The leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP) believes that his party has  cause to celebrate. Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, who was addressing his party’s 18th anniversary rally at Serekunda, said the UDP members sacrificed everything, including their lives, resources and jobs in their drive[Read More…]

by September 30, 2014 18 comments News
Defence Counsel Slams Prosecution

Defence Counsel Slams Prosecution

The defense attorney representing the Voice Newspaper journalists on Thursday urges the Banjul Magistrate’s Court” to acquit and discharge” his clients. Lawyer Lamin Camara slams the prosecution for “woefully failing to establish a prima facie against Sainey MK Marenah and Musa Sheriff.” Marenah and Sheriff[Read More…]

by September 4, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Press Freedom

So I Keep My Quiet

I want to speak for my rights, but I was threatened to be jailed, if what I say is not liked by the government. “Just keep quiet and mind your business,” as if what I am saying is not my business. So I keep my[Read More…]

by March 8, 2014 1 comment Press Freedom