The Business of Human Trafficking

[Al Jazeera] According to the United Nations, 26,000 unaccompanied minors crossed the Mediterranean to Europe last year, most of those coming from sub-Saharan Africa were Gambians.

[Al Jazeera] According to the United Nations, 26,000 unaccompanied minors crossed the Mediterranean to Europe last year, most of those coming from sub-Saharan Africa were Gambians.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Golden Lead Resumes Work but Many Questions Must Be Answered

[Foroyaa] Golden Lead has resumed operation after closure for just over one week. The Gunjur beach has become vibrant once more and now there is a new lease of life for many of those connected to the Gunjur fish economy.

[Foroyaa] Golden Lead has resumed operation after closure for just over one week. The Gunjur beach has become vibrant once more and now there is a new lease of life for many of those connected to the Gunjur fish economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Rearrested Former Captains Released On Bail

[Foroyaa] Rearrested former members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, Captains Swandi Camara and Baboucarr Jarju, have been released on bail yesterday, 22 June 2017, around 2pm, at the police headquarters in Banjul.

[Foroyaa] Rearrested former members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, Captains Swandi Camara and Baboucarr Jarju, have been released on bail yesterday, 22 June 2017, around 2pm, at the police headquarters in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

IGP Sonko Redeployed, Landing Kinteh Takes Over

[Foroyaa] The longtime serving Inspector General of Police (IGP) Yankuba Sonko has been redeployed and Landing Kinteh has taken over as the new IGP yesterday, 22 June 2017 around 1pm.

[Foroyaa] The longtime serving Inspector General of Police (IGP) Yankuba Sonko has been redeployed and Landing Kinteh has taken over as the new IGP yesterday, 22 June 2017 around 1pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Truth and Reconciliation Draft Bill Is Ready

[Foroyaa] The Director of Press and Public Relations at the office of the President, Amie Bojang-Sissoho, told journalists on Thursday June 22, that the draft bill on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission is ready for final review by the Justice mini…

[Foroyaa] The Director of Press and Public Relations at the office of the President, Amie Bojang-Sissoho, told journalists on Thursday June 22, that the draft bill on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission is ready for final review by the Justice ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Two Former Captains Rearrested

[Foroyaa] Two former members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, Captain Suwandi Camara and Captain Baboucarr Jarju have been rearrested and taken away by men in civilian clothes on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 around 8pm, police sources indicate to Foroyaa.

[Foroyaa] Two former members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, Captain Suwandi Camara and Captain Baboucarr Jarju have been rearrested and taken away by men in civilian clothes on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 around 8pm, police sources indicate to Foroyaa.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GPU Organizes Training of Trainers On Freedom of Expression

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Democracy Fund, (UNDEF), organized a training of trainers’ workshop on Freedom of Expression yesterday, 20 June at a local hotel in the Senegambia area.

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Press Union with funding from the United Nations Democracy Fund, (UNDEF), organized a training of trainers' workshop on Freedom of Expression yesterday, 20 June at a local hotel in the Senegambia area.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Detention Without Trial Persists – Are We Slowly Sliding to the Jammeh Era?

[Foroyaa] Detention without trial is persisting within the military. The following twelve soldiers: Warrant Officer Class 1 Ismaila Jammeh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Pa Sanneh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Alieu Jeng, Warrant Officer Class 2 Abdoulie Jallow a…

[Foroyaa] Detention without trial is persisting within the military. The following twelve soldiers: Warrant Officer Class 1 Ismaila Jammeh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Pa Sanneh, Warrant Officer Class 1 Alieu Jeng, Warrant Officer Class 2 Abdoulie Jallow alias Jallino, Staff Sergeant Lamin Sambou, Staff Sergeant Lamin Badgie, Staff Sergeant Amadou Badgie, Staff Sergeant Omar Jallow alias Oya, Lt Malick Jatta , Staff Sergeant Musa Johnson and Captain Jerreh Sonko have been held for more than seven two hours contrary to t

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

FAO/MOA Hold Stakeholders Workshop On FAW

[Foroyaa] The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, the Plant Protection Service through the Gambia government, organized a day’s stakeholder workshop on Fall Armyworm (FAW), o…

[Foroyaa] The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, the Plant Protection Service through the Gambia government, organized a day's stakeholder workshop on Fall Armyworm (FAW), on Tuesday 20th June 2017, at the Kairaba Beach Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia