Tuesday, March 19, 2013

The Gambia: Court ‘undecided’ on journalist Jobe’s bail request

New project to support Gambia’s forest policy

(Photo Credit: Agfax) In September 2011, the World Future Council honoured The Gambia with the “Best forest policy award”

Gambia: Court orders for arrest of ex- officials of National Youth Council

Fabakary Kalleh (L) look forward to 'cleaning up mess' at National Youth Council amid reports on financial embezzlement (Photo credit: M.E.Njie/NaYCONF/Bansang)

Monday, March 11, 2013

NIA Releases Gambian Journalist, Baboucarr Ceesay

Gambian Journalists’ leader Mr Ceesay is released
Gambian journalists’ leader Baboucarr Ceesay has been released by the country’s spy agency, the NIA, around 6pm today, Front Page International (FPI) can confirm.

Ceesay was arrested and detained for the second time in six months on Friday, March 8, 2013 - this time by the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

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Friday, March 8, 2013

Gambia to impose harsher penalties for sexual, domestic violence

Gambia's Vice President Dr. Isatou Njie-Saidy says bills are being prepared to impose harsher penalties for crimes of domestic violence, and sexual offences (Photo Credit: M.E. Njie/Jan2013)

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

GIABA: Ghana and Nigeria making anti-money laundering progress

English: Logo of The Intergovernmental Action ...
English: Logo of The Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) Русский: Логотип Межправительственной группы по борьбе с отмыванием денег в Западной Африке (ГИАБА) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)