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News Gambia: Gambia Football Boss Kaba: We’ve not Formally Heard from Senegalese FA

News source: http://foroyaa.gm/gambia-football-boss-kaba-weve-not-formally-heard-from-senegalese-fa/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

Gambia football president Lamin Kabba Bajo says he is yet to be formally approached by the Senegalese FA over possibility of co-hosting the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations. The FA in Dakar is weighing opti...

News Gambia: Turkish Embassy Donates To Gambia Armed Forces

News source: http://foroyaa.gm/turkish-embassy-donates-to-gambia-armed-forces/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

The Republic of Turkey through its Embassy, yesterday January 15 th, donated some military outfits and accessories to the Gambia Armed Forces at Defense Headquarters in Banjul. The US$1.4 million dona...

News Gambia: Gambia: Jammeh’s Face Still Printed On The Dalasi

News source: https://www.freedomnewspaper.com/2019/01/16/gambia-jammehs-face-still-printed-on-the-dalasi/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

The Dalasi Is Our National Pride. Our New Democracy Will Not Complete As Long As We Continue To Have Jammeh’s Head On The Dalasi!!! While Yaya Jammeh seems to be enjoying the nightlife of Malibu, his ...

News Gambia: Gambia: Watch out, President Barrow is becoming a Constitutional Vandal

News source: https://www.freedomnewspaper.com/2019/01/15/gambia-watch-out-president-barrow-is-becoming-a-constitutional-vandal/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

In order to deal with the above subject, we must visit section 85 (Control of prosecutions) of the 1997 Constitution of The Gambia which reads: The Director of Public Prosecutions shall have power in ...

News Gambia: Gambia: At the TRRC - 'July 1994 Coup Was Planned to Get Rid of Foreign Soldiers' Ex-AFRPC Spokesperson

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201901160134.html
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

Retired Captain Alagie Kanteh, an ex-spokesperson of the AFRPC, said the 1994 Military Coup was planned to get rid of the presence of Nigerian soldiers in the Gambia National Army (GNA).

News Gambia: Gambia: At the TRRC - Former Adjutant Officer Alleges Torture On Hydara, Sabally

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201901150280.html
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

A former Adjutant of the Gambia National Army who was jailed in the aftermath of the July 22nd Coup Sheriff Gomez, has explained that Sadibou Hydara and Sanna Sabally were tortured at Mile II Prisons.

News Gambia: Building The New Gambia With Madi Jobarteh: Adieu D30 Patriots, What Should Be Our Reward To Them?

News source: https://www.jollofnews.com/2019/01/11/building-the-new-gambia-with-madi-jobarteh-adieu-d30-patriots-what-should-be-our-reward-to-them/
Publicated on: Friday 11 January 2019

(JollofNews) – The price of freedom is death! Many Gambians paid for the freedom of The Gambia from the clutches of tyranny with their time and energy and resources and comfort. But there are also man...

News Gambia: A Special Declaration: Towards a Culture of Accountability in The Gambia?

News source: https://justiceinconflict.org/2019/01/10/a-special-declaration-towards-a-culture-of-accountability-in-the-gambia/
Publicated on: Wednesday 09 January 2019

Tetevi Davi joins JiC for this post on The Gambia’s recent decision to permit individuals and NGOs direct access to the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights – and its implications. Tetevi is a v...

News Gambia: Muslim youth, others propose Gambia’s non-secularism in new constitution

News source: http://thepoint.gm/africa/gambia/article/muslim-youth-others-propose-gambias-non-secularism-in-new-constitution
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Muslim students and youth organisations in The Gambia have proposed to the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) to ensure featuring a clause in the new constitution that would maintain the country’s ...

News Gambia: Qatar, Gambia in talks over bilateral ties

News source: https://menafn.com/1097981516/Qatar-Gambia-in-talks-over-bilateral-ties
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

(MENAFN) Qatar and Gambia discussed in the Gulf state bilateral relations as well as opportunities to bolster cooperation between them. Discussions on bilateral ties were held between Qatar's ...

News Gambia: Gambia truth commission starts to address Jammeh-era rights abuses

News source: https://www.dw.com/en/gambia-truth-commission-starts-to-address-jammeh-era-rights-abuses/a-46990894
Publicated on: Wednesday 09 January 2019

A truth and reconciliation commission has begun to investigate alleged rights abuses during the 22-year-long rule of Yahya Jammeh. Authorities have vowed to shed light on extrajudicial killings, tortu...

News Gambia: Turkey donates military equipment to Gambia

News source: https://www.yenisafak.com/en/world/turkey-donates-military-equipment-to-gambia-3471919
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

Turkey on Tuesday donated military equipment to Gambia at the latter’s military headquarters in the capital Banjul. “This cooperation scheme is a technical assistance program that has been going on fo...