Sep 2, 2020, 12:22 PM
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) passed the verdict on Thursday that insulting Islam’s Prophet Muhammad will be a punishable offence and will not be counted under ‘freedom of expression’.
Panel of seven-judges said defaming or demeaning the Prophet goes beyond permissible limits of an objective debate and could cause prejudice in the society and will risk religious peace.
Deputies at the National Assembly on Thursday adopted the Select Committee on Education, Training and Information Communication and Technology (ICT) report on Access to Information Bill 2019 with amendments.
The Mayoress of Banjul City Council (BCC), Rohey Malick Lowe has been shortlisted in the run-up for elections for the President of African Capital Cities Sustainability Forum; (ACCSF).