Nobel 'peace laureate' defends genocide against Rohingya Muslims

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 11:28 GMT

Addressing a bench of 17 judges from around the world, 74-year-old Aung San Suu Kyi, blamed the conflict on an uprising by separatist insurgents.

Egypt, Gambia discuss boosting coop. in postal services

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 - 09:06 GMT

The meeting was held on the fringe of the Switzerland-based Universal Postal Union (UPU) congress.

Egypt is 18th AfCFTA ratification instrument depositor

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 03:31 GMT

Gambia is the 22nd to ratify the agreement which as a result went into effect.

Gambian ministry says up to Togo to resolve crisis

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 10:30 GMT

Gambia's FM said on Monday it was up to the people of Togo to decide whether Gnassingbe should stay in power.

Death penalty has 'no place in 21st century:' UN chief

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 07:40 GMT

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an end to the death penalty Tuesday, insisting it has "no place in the 21st century."

Gambian army 'hostile elements' working against government

Sat, 08 Jul 2017 - 03:02 GMT

The head of a West African force maintaining security in The Gambia told AFP Friday that army officials loyal to veteran former leader Yahya Jammeh .

Gambia students finally granted US visas for robot battle

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 07:19 GMT

Five Gambian high school students denied US visas to attend an international robotics competition.