Nov 5, 2020, 12:33 PM
The purpose of the visit was to familiarise himself with work at the victims’ Center as well strengthen his predecessor’s relationship with the Center.
During the dialogue, the national coordinator of the Victims’ Center gave an overview of the Center from inception to date.
Minister Jallow revealed his interest in learning from the experiences of the victims of the past Yahya Jammeh regime.
He added that Justice is a component of transitional justice and that doesn’t deny victims from reparations, saying reparation is a right that victims are entitled to.
He said by virtue of what victims have suffered, they deserve their dignity to be restored.
The Gambia has so far received 199,570,000 million dollars, an equivalent of 9,455,207,500 dalasis of the pledges made to the National Development Plan, the Finance and Economic Affairs Minister told Members of the National Assembly on Wednesday.
Dated Monday, 8 June 2020 Banjul, The Gambia – In the wake of malicious and subversive audio messages circulating on Social Media warning The Gambia Government of a looming coup plot allegedly being hatched by some private citizens, senior government and military officials, the public is hereby informed that these are outrageous and baseless allegations.