Gambia: ‘Jammeh Ordered Killings of West African Migrants’

[The Point] Former CDS and minister for Interior, Retired Colonel Babucar Jatta in his TRRC testimony on the 2005 West African migrants' incident, stated that the matter was a state-ordered-execution handled by the soldiers and sanctioned by former pre...

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Gambia: More Revelations On Disappeared West African Migrants

[The Point] Mawlud Faal of The Gambia Police Force (GPF) and Ousman Jallow of the State Intelligence Service (SIS) yesterday testified before the TRRC, giving recollections of their knowledge on the arrest and detention of about 52 West African migrant...

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Gambia: Agriculture – Vehicle for Development

[The Point] Great initiatives have been taken recently by the government to launch an agricultural project to boost small holder activities in agricultural production. The Ministry of Agriculture must be commended for thinking about how to enhance the ...

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Nigeria: Jonathan Meets 15 Gambian Party Leaders in Abuja

[The Point] Former President, H.E. Goodluck Jonathan, is hosting a three-day brainstorming session with leaders of the 15 main political parties from Gambia, as part of efforts to build a consensus around writing a new constitution for the country.

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Gambia: U.S. Says 2021 a Referendum Prospect for Gambia

[The Point] The U.S. Secretary of State has extended message of congratulations to the people of The Gambia in marking 56th anniversary of nationhood with a note that 2021 is a year of prospect for referendum on draft Constitution and national elections.

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