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Gambia commutes 22 death sentences to life imprisonment, a welcome step towards abolition

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Responding to the news that Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has commuted the death sentences of 22 prisoners to life imprisonment, Marie-Evelyne Petrus Barry, Amnesty International West and Central Africa Regional Director-who met with the Gambian President last week - said: “The President’s commutation of these...

Key human rights concerns highlighted in a meeting with President Barrow

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Children as young as 15 languish in prison without trial Restrictive laws still prevent peaceful protest and criticism of authorities Three people sentenced to death in 2018 During a meeting with President Adama Barrow in the capital Banjul today, Amnesty International delegates noted the...

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Gambia’s Passports, a shortcut for rich mainland Chinese to qualify for and gain Hong...

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In light of The Gambia's current Diplomatic Passport scandal grappling the newly elected government by storm, this article details how Gambian passports can be...

President Barrow Launches Gambia’s First-ever National Security Policy

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State House, Banjul, 10th June 2019 - His Excellency, President Adama barrow on Monday, June 10, 2019, officially launched The Gambia’s first ever National...

The Insight Show – Public Markets, A Source Of Public Disorientation Neglected By City...

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https://www.mixcloud.com/diasporium/the-insight-show-public-markets-a-source-of-public-disorientation-neglected-by-city-councils/ On this episode of the Insight Show with show hosts, Tima Gaye and Proffs, the show reacted to a video put up on the...