Tag: migrants


MoFA delegation meets 400 stranded Gambian migrants in Libya

The Director of Diaspora, and Migration Directorate at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Mr. Musa Camara recently led a delegation of relevant government authorities to Tripoli, Libya, where four hundred Gambian migrants are believed to have been detained. In this exclusive interview, in addition to […]


Message from Kawsu Sillah, National Coordinator of the Gambian-German Centre on International Migration Day

Message from the National Coordinator and Head of Advisory Centre, Mr. Kawsu Sillah on International #MigrantsDay! Dear esteemed followers, Happy International #MigrantsDay! As a migrant myself, I greatly respect the hard work, perseverance and resilience of all migrants in the Gambia and around the world . From village, to town […]

Human Rights, Migration, News

Activist Yahya Sonko faults EU’s approach to irregular migration, calls on African leaders to emulate President Nana Akufo-Addo

Yahya Sonko, a migration, and human rights advocate has called on African leaders to blame the European Union (EU) for the situation of irregular migrants in Europe, instead of blaming the migrants. Mr. Sonko, who is also serving as a Speaker at the Refugee Council of Baden-Württemberg in Germany made […]