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May 14, 2013
A Gambian activist detained by the authorities after peacefully expressing his views has been released – but there is still no news about a journalist missing for seven years
News
April 18, 2013
Social activist Amadou Janneh was sentenced to life imprisonment in January 2012 for his work. While in prison, he met many people on death row, including the nine who were executed in August 2012. 
Press Release
October 19, 2012

Seven men are at imminent risk of execution in Gambia, following today’s unanimous decision by the Supreme Court upholding their previous conviction for treason.

News
September 17, 2012
The Gambian President's conditional moratorium on executions of death row prisoners leaves at least 38 people at great risk of execution.

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