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PPP leader frowns on ‘selective justice’
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PPP leader frowns on ‘selective justice’

The leader of Gambia’s first post-independence ruling PPP party, Omar Jallow told reporters “selective justice will not be allowed to prevail” as authorities start to prosecute human rights abuses. The Gambia has arrested at least two dozen former security officers who were implicated for taking orders from former president, Yahya […]

Shake up at Gambia’s Foreign Missions
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Shake up at Gambia’s Foreign Missions

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has shuffled chief envoys of the West African nation’s missions in key cities across the world. Nearly 20 ambassadors appointed by the former president, Yahya Jammeh have been recalled by Mr. Barrow, who appointed mostly his trusted allies. Some of the ambassadors recalled were among a […]

Gambia to issue private TV licenses ‘soon’
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Gambia to issue private TV licenses ‘soon’

Gambia’s information and communications minister, Demba Jawo, said that his ministry will be issuing licenses for television broadcasting before the end of the year. A considerable number of people have applied for licenses for television and radio but their applications are being reviewed by Public Utility and Regulatory Authorities. “The […]

Ramzia Diab appointed Gambia’s Ambassador to Malaysia
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Ramzia Diab appointed Gambia’s Ambassador to Malaysia

Ramzia Diab Ghanim has been appointed the Gambia’s Ambassador to Malaysia and ASEAN by President Adama Barrow, the West African nation’s Foreign Ministry said. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a regional grouping that promotes economic, political, and security cooperation among its ten members: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, […]