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Between 2014 and 2017, The Gambia exported nearly 163 million US dollars-worth of rosewood, a rare and precious tree spe...
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Former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh seems to be preparing the ground for a return to The Gambia. TRIAL International r...
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Silvia Lorenzi is a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist in Banjul, The Gambia’s capital. She has been working with...
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Yahya Jammeh

03.07.2019 - (Last modified: 13.08.2019)
Facts Yahya Jammeh was born in 1969 in Kanilai in Gambia. In 1984, he entered gendarmerie and gradually made his way to the top, reaching the position of commander of the military police, a position which he held between 1991 and 1992. On 22 July 1994, he came to power following a coup d’état. A transitional government was subsequently established and lasted until 19...

Gambia: Women accuse ex-President of sexual violence

26.06.2019 - (Last modified: 22.07.2019)
Yahya Jammeh reportedly forced young women to have sex with him. Some of them received a state salary and worked at the...
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Five United Nations human rights monitors have urged the UN and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) t...
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On 7 January, the Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations Commission (TRRC) held its first session in the Gambian capital...
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The former Gambian dictator's death squads, known as "Junglers", have killed at least 45 individuals in the region of Ca...
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Victims Seek Justice for 2005 Killings Linked to Ex-President Jammeh Two Togolese have recently been discovered to be a...
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Ghanaian Groups Urge Prosecution of Yahya Jammeh A paramilitary unit controlled by then-Gambian president Yahya Jamme...
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Dictator Obiang Cannot “Protect” Yahya Jammeh From Justice

29.01.2018 - (Last modified: 02.02.2018)
Equatorial Guinea Legally Bound to “Prosecute or Extradite” Exiled Gambian Dictator   (Banjul, The Gambia, Janu...
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Ousman Sonko

11.01.2018 - (Last modified: 27.11.2019)
Facts Ousman Sonko was a member of the Gambian army under the regime of Yahya Jammeh, former President of the Republic...
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