Imam Baba Leigh Says Was ‘Continuously Tortured in Prison’

[The Point] One of the defining characteristics of Yahya Jammeh’s 22-year rule in The Gambia was a widespread fear of speaking out. Those that dared to criticise the repressive regime knew they would likely be intimidated, arrested, or even disappeared.

[The Point] One of the defining characteristics of Yahya Jammeh's 22-year rule in The Gambia was a widespread fear of speaking out. Those that dared to criticise the repressive regime knew they would likely be intimidated, arrested, or even disappeared.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia, Senegal to Hold Joint Business Forum

[The Point] Senegalo-Gambian Permanent Secretariat (PSSG) is to hold the first Private and Public Sector Forum between The Gambia and Senegal from 24 to 25 May 2017 in Dakar, Senegal.

[The Point] Senegalo-Gambian Permanent Secretariat (PSSG) is to hold the first Private and Public Sector Forum between The Gambia and Senegal from 24 to 25 May 2017 in Dakar, Senegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Jewish Community Will Remain Vigilant Following Thulsie Twins Revelations – SAJBD

[News24Wire] The Jewish community will continue to be vigilant following revelations that schools and some individuals were listed as targets in a court indictment against twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.

[News24Wire] The Jewish community will continue to be vigilant following revelations that schools and some individuals were listed as targets in a court indictment against twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Calls for a Zuma-Free SA On Freedom Day

[News24Wire] Freedom Day on Thursday was marked by the jokes and jeering of a defiant President Jacob Zuma, as various detractors continued a chorus of calls for his political demise.

[News24Wire] Freedom Day on Thursday was marked by the jokes and jeering of a defiant President Jacob Zuma, as various detractors continued a chorus of calls for his political demise.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

While Others Are Throwing Insults in Pretoria, We’re Celebrating – Zuma

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma took a jibe at those protesting against him on Freedom Day, saying they spend “lots of money just to insult a certain party and individual instead of celebrating”.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma took a jibe at those protesting against him on Freedom Day, saying they spend "lots of money just to insult a certain party and individual instead of celebrating".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa