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Gambia obliterates Jammeh’s name off state properties
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Gambia obliterates Jammeh’s name off state properties

Gambia is changing the names of state-owned properties associated with former President Yahya Jammeh’s name, his family or party, a decision that will mostly affect hospitals and foundations. In a swift decision after the emergence of corruption allegations and human rights abuses against Jammeh, the country’s health ministry have renamed […]

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Toumani Jallow, Abdoulie Gaye suffocated to death

A Gambian presidential guard soldier accused of setting former President Yahya Jammeh’s party’s head office ablaze was suffocated to death, police investigators said. Gambia’s Justice Department have indicted six other members of Jammeh’s elite presidential guard unit: WO2 Malick Manga, Lt. Col. Nuha Badgie, Staff Sgt. Sulayman Sambou, Major Momodou […]

Gambia names special prosecutor for NIA 9 trial
Justice & Rights

Gambia names special prosecutor for NIA 9 trial

Senior Gambian lawyer, Antouman Gaye has been appointed a special prosecutor by the Gambia’s Attorney General and Justice Minister, Aboubacarr Baa Tambadou to try nine former intelligence officer indicted for torturing an opposition activist to death. Tambadou said the appointment of a special prosecutor is necessitated by the understaffing of […]