February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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February 14, 2014

Sheriff and Marenah face charges for conspiracy to commit a misdemeanor and false publication. Both have been targeted for journalistic work and their right to freedom of expression.

November 16, 2012

Journalist Abubacarr Saidykhan received a death threat on 13 November; this follows an earlier threat against himself and journalist Baboucarr Ceesay.

August 29, 2012

Gambian president Jammeh announced all death row inmates will be executed mid-September. Amnesty International urges the President to retract this call and impose an official moratorium on executio...