The Gambia

Corruption is not just an African thing


In 2015, former president Thabo Mbeki led an African Union panel that sought to determine how much the African continent was losing every year

No truth for Gambia’s queer people

Josh Scheinert

Despite the demise of a dictator and a reparations process, no one will speak out

Gambia truth commission starts to address Jammeh-era rights abuses

Deutsche Welle

A truth and reconciliation commission has begun to investigate alleged rights abuses during the 22-year-long rule of Yahya Jammeh

'No sex, no coffee, no ARVs': Former president's quackery could land him in court

Adri Kotze , Momodou L. Jaiteh

Former Gambian president Yahya Jammeh will be the first African head of state to be tried for violating the rights of HIV-positive people.

The flame of justice flickers on

Evan Mawarire

A new breed of African freedom fighter is emerging, challenging authoritarianism with pure ideas that seek nothing but progress through liberty