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Down On The Farm

My fourth visit to the Gambia is being spent at MyFarm, a small educational project based near the village of Nema Kunku, not far from my previous VSO placement with the Department of Agriculture. 1,457 more words

ALERT: Gambia’s National Assembly Caution Journalists on 2015 Auditor General Report

The Gambia’s National Assembly has warned newspaper parliamentary correspondents to stop publishing findings by a damning report on alleged fraud, misappropriation of public funds and managerial malpractices, local journalists told FPI Tuesday. 589 more words

Breaking News

Leave Newsrooms To Journalists: Special Rapporteur Tells Politicians

The Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression and Access to Information in Africa has told politicians to get out of the newsrooms and allow journalists to do their work. 306 more words

Politics

Confrontation Does Not Work: Pansy Tlakula Tells GPU To Dialogue With Government

The Gambia Press Union (GPU) should engage The Gambia government in dialogue on its advocacy for press freedom and freedom of expression, according to the African Commission’s Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression and Access to Information… 378 more words

Politics

Banjul Crowned ‘Capital City' of Human Rights Violation

A damning report by ARTICLE 19 West Africa has named the city of Banjul as the “capital of human rights violations in Africa.”

“Today, Banjul has become the capital of human rights violations in Africa, thus undermining the credibility of the African mechanism for human rights,” according to the report, … 783 more words

Human Rights

SPECIAL EASTER PACKAGES

Easter is the only time of the year when it is perfectly safe to put all your eggs in one basket…Kurt Avish

Enjoy the following seasonal offers to have fun with your loved ones this Easter period.

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