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46 condemned Ivorian soldiers pardoned in Mali return to Abidjan

Forty-six Ivorian soldiers detained in Mali for nearly six months and sentenced to 20 years in prison arrived in Abidjan on Saturday, the day after they were pardoned by Malian junta leader Assimi Goïta. The Ivorian air force plane carrying them landed at 11.40 pm at Abidjan airport. The soldiers, […]

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Alleged coup plotter Warrant Officer Class Two Lamin Jadama declared wanted

THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT THE GAMBIA GOVERNMENT SPOKESPERSON & PRESIDENTIAL ADVISER ON DIASPORA AFFAIRS STATE HOUSE BANJUL ______________________________________________________________________________ Press Release Dated: 07th January, 2023 The Gambia Government Declares Warrant Officer Class Two Lamin Jadama Fugitive From Justice Banjul, The Gambia — Following the recently foiled […]

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7 soldiers arraigned, face treason charges

Press Release Dated: 06th January, 2023 The Gambia Government Charges Eight (8) Soldiers With Treason And Felony Conspiracy To Commit Treason Banjul, The Gambia — In the wake of the recently foiled coup plot to unseat the Government of President Adama Barrow, The Gambia Government this afternoon charged eight soldiers […]

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Mali court sentences 46 Ivorian soldiers to 20 years in prison

A court in Mali has sentenced 46 Ivorian troops whose detention in Mali sparked a diplomatic row between the two countries to 20 years in prison, the public prosecutor said Friday. Three women soldiers among the original group detained in July, and who were freed in early September, were sentenced […]