Posted by: APO | 24 November 2016

Gambia violating human rights obligations by detaining journalists, warns UN rights office

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights ([OHCHR](http://www.ohchr.org/EN/Pages/WelcomePage.aspx)) has sounded the alarm over the fact that two journalists in Gambia have been held for more than two weeks without access to lawyers or their family members. The National Intelligence Agency has arbitrarily detained Momodou Sabally, head of Gambia’s Radio and Television Services,… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/gambia-violating-human-rights-obligations-by-detaining-journalists-warns-un-rights-office?lang=en


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