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Press Release
August 30, 2012

Amnesty International reiterates call for moratorium on executions in Gambia, as 38 people still on death row are at imminent risk of execution.

Press Release
August 24, 2012

Amnesty International has received credible reports that nine individuals were executed last night in Gambia and that more are under threat of imminent executions today and in the coming days.

News
August 21, 2012
Gambian president Yahya Jammeh’s reported comments that people sentenced to death in The Gambia will be executed by September must not be acted on and must be retracted, Amnesty International said.
News
July 20, 2012
Amnesty International is marking its annual Day of Action calling for improved human rights in The Gambia.

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