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Reporter freed, president urged to stop hounding newspaper

Reporters Without Borders is relieved to learn that reporter Augustine Kanjia of The Point daily newspaper, who had been held since 22 June at (...)

Published on 25 June 2009 Read


Seven journalists charged, six imprisoned, two more arrested as crackdown intensifies

Reporters Without Borders today expressed its deep concern and anger over a wave of repression that has been brought to bear for the last week on (...)

Published on 19 June 2009 Read


Yahya Jammeh orders hounding of journalists

Abdullamid Adiamoh, the managing editor of the independent daily Today, was sentenced yesterday by a Banjul court to a fine of 50,000 dalasis (...)

Published on 16 June 2009 Read


Regional group asked to intercede on behalf of missing journalist

Reporters Without Borders has written to Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, the president of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), asking (...)

Published on 24 April 2009 Read


Adjournment of trials facing editor of the daily The Point

Editor of the daily The Point, Pap Saine, yesterday had two trials in which he is facing charges adjourned to later in the month. In the first, (...)

Published on 12 March 2009 Read


The Point editor faces trial on “false information” charge for reporting diplomat’s arrest

Reporters Without Borders condemns the way the Gambian authorities continue to hound The Point, a privately-owned daily based in Banjul. Its (...)

Published on 5 February 2009 Read


Journalists still live in fear four years after unpunished murder of Deyda Hydara

Reporters Without Borders today expressed its disgust at the obstruction and bad faith of the Gambian authorities who have allowed continuing (...)

Published on 15 December 2008 Read


Newspaper editor arrested again, residence permit seized, in continuing harassment

Reporters Without Borders calls for an immediate end to Gambian government harassment of Nigerian journalist Abdullamid Adiamoh, the managing (...)

Published on 18 August 2008 Read

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