Jailing of political opposition leaders in The Gambia challenged in ECOWAS Court

Jailing of political opposition leaders in The Gambia challenged in ECOWAS Court

Plaintiffs seek restorative justice and financial compensation Abuja, 6 August, 2016 – A suit challenging the arbitrary arrest, assault, torture, unfair trial and conviction of Ousainou Darboe and 30 members of the United Democratic Party (UDP) was filed at the

Champion tyrant celebrates his last coup anniversary

Champion tyrant celebrates his last coup anniversary

By Mariama Juwara This year marks the 22nd anniversary of the world’s worst dictator military takeover ahead of the death of his APRC party and government by December 2016. The atrocities that Yaya Jammeh has committed on his fellow Gambians for

Ousainou Darboe’s statement on his trial

Ousainou Darboe’s statement on his trial

Statement of Ousainou Darboe, United Democratic Party leader on his trial.(PDF)

Step down Yahya Jammeh

Step down Yahya Jammeh

I call on all Gambians at home and abroad to unite in any forms and by any means to remove the ill-mannered dictator Yahya Jammeh from the presidency of the Republic of The Gambia. We must not sit down and

Gambia: Fatoumata Jawara narrates her ordeal at the NIA in a statement

Click here to read Fatoumatta Jawara’s statement narrating her ordeal at the Gambia’s National Intelligence Agency.

Gambia: Mile II detainee Nogoi Njie’s affidavit

Click here to read the affidavit of Nogoi Njie, who is in detention at the MIle Two prison.

Gambia: List of people arrested, detained, tortured and some feared dead following the April 14, 2016 event

  1. LAMIN SONKO (FALANG SONKO) – JESHWANG   2. BUBACARR GITTEH – GUNJUR   3. MODOU TOURAY – MANJAI KUNDA   4. EBRIMA JANKO CEESAY – MANJAI KUNDA   5. LAMIN CAMARA –   6. ALHAGIE JAMMEH – MANJAI

UDP: List of Arestees in the Gambia on May 9th, 2016

1. MODOU SARR – BANJUL 2. MUSTAPHA CEESAY – TALINDING 3. SUKAI DAHABA – BAKOTEH 4. JERREH FATTY – TALLINDING 5. NYIMANSATOU COLLEY – MADIANA 6. SUNKARR TOURAY – MADIANA 7. KABIRO SUWANEH – MADIANA 8. MOMODOU NJIE – MADIANA

UDP calls on ICC to investigates crimes against humanity in The Gambia

UDP calls on ICC to investigates crimes against humanity in The Gambia

The UDP Diaspora organization has formally filed a Petition with Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court in The Hague to initiate and expedite preliminary investigation into the crimes against humanity committed by President Yahya Jammeh, President of the Republic

Advanced plans in place to harm UDP leader Lawyer Ousainou Darboe in prison

Advanced plans in place to harm UDP leader Lawyer Ousainou Darboe in prison

The United Democratic Party (UDP) is alerting Gambians and indeed the international community about advanced plans to physically harm the leader Lawyer Ousainou Darboe, currently in remand with scores of his executive and other supporters. The UDP Diaspora has confirmed