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

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)

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

Yaya Jammeh: Your days are numbered

Yaya Jammeh: Your days are numbered

  President Yaya Jammah is a Gambian by accident in our midst. This is the greatest deplorable and troublesome struggle confronting the innocent people of the tiny impoverished West African nation, The Gambia for a price we are all urged

UN “profoundly alarmed” by Jammeh’s threat to engage in genocide against the Mandinka of The Gambia

UN “profoundly alarmed” by Jammeh’s threat to engage in genocide against the Mandinka of The Gambia

Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on recent inflammatory rhetoric by President Yahya Jammeh of the Gambia, targeting the Mandinka ethnic group. (New York, 10 June 2016) The Special Adviser of the Secretary-General