Africa: Chad's Survivors of Torture and Rape Seek Justice for Fellow Africans
Ginette Ngarbaye, 52, rises from her seat, leans forward and glares intensely at the ghost of her tormentor. Read more »
Gambia: The Country On Funding Drive to Become First Sub-Saharan Nation Free of Malaria
"This last mile is the most difficult - we need more support to sustain the gains we have made yet donors often turn their attention elsewhere as cases drop" Read more »
Gambia: Timeline - Who Is Yahya Jammeh?
Yahya Jammeh took power in a coup in 1994 to become only the second president of Gambia since independence from Britain in 1965. Read more »
December 05, 2016
Gambia: What Does Jammeh's Defeat Mean for Future of Aid and Development in Gambia?
More than 10,000 Gambians have arrived in Italy by sea this year Read more »
December 07, 2015
Gambia: Gambia FGM Ban Could Drive Practice Underground, Campaigners Warn
Halimatou dreaded her wedding day. As a child in Gambia she had undergone the most extreme form of female genital mutilation (FGM) and had to be cut open to consummate the… Read more »
November 24, 2015
Gambia: Jammeh Bans Genital Cutting as Activists Demand Law
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has banned female genital mutilation (FGM) with immediate effect, but campaigners said on Tuesday a law is needed to "save countless lives" in the… Read more »
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