Gambia: The Detention of Baba Leigh Higlighted By EU -the Detention Without Trial That Remains in the Public View
By Ousman Njie, 17 January 2013
The people in the Gambia and the international community at large are daily asking: Where is Baba Leigh? Is he in a good state of Health? When will he be released? What would be the explanation for keeping him so long against the Constitution and commonsense?
In a recent interview, an Assistant to Madame Catherine Ashton, EU High Representative, told the BBC Focus on Africa that the EU is concerned with the deteriorating situation of human rights in The Gambia as evident in the arrest and detention of Imam Baba Leigh and other cases.
Copyright © 2013 FOROYAA Newspaper. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.