Justice & Rights

Gambia’s ex-dictator’s victims say Obiang cannot protect Jammeh
Justice & Rights

Gambia’s ex-dictator’s victims say Obiang cannot protect Jammeh

The victims of Gambia’s former President Yahya Jammeh’s autocratic regime said Equatorial Guinea’s self-serving ruler, Teodoro Obiang cannot stop the apparent return and prosecution of the ex-military strongman. Obiang and Guinea’s Alpha Conde, who helped negotiate Jammeh’s exit vowed to oppose any attempt to have Jammeh extradited to stand trials […]

Gambia’s Solicitor General faces criminal charges
Justice & Rights

Gambia’s Solicitor General faces criminal charges

Prosecutors have charged the country’s Solicitor General Cherno Marenah with conspiracy for registering deeds of gifts without authority. Marenah was charged alongside a senior lawyer, Borry S. Touray. According to court documents, Marenah and Touray face four charges: neglect of official duties, obtaining registration by false pretense, making documents without […]