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Stories with place: Gambia
  • 3 detained Gambia opposition members dead, says UN 
    Updated: Apr-17-16 1:12 pm

    DAKAR, Senegal - Three Gambian opposition party members have died in detention following a demonstration earlier this week calling for electoral reforms in the tiny West African nation, the United Nations said Sunday.

  • Rights group calls on Gambia to investigate activist's death 
    Updated: Apr-16-16 11:57 am

    DAKAR, Senegal - A Gambian political activist has died in detention after participating in a peaceful protest, Amnesty International said Saturday, calling for an investigation into the death and the release of others held.