Apr 12, 2021, 11:32 AM
Out of the total number of cases, 15 teachers and 138 health workers got the virus, 2,588 have recovered; 49 deaths and 1,690 under treatment.
Africa has registered 146,794 positive cases of covid-19; 4,223 deaths and 61,773 recovered.
In the world 6,982,96 people are infected with the disease with 402,273 deaths.
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has recommended that Gorgi Mboob, the head of the Anti –Crime Unit of The Gambia Police Force (GPF) be punished and transferred after the commission conducted an independent investigation of allegation of torture involving the ACU head against one Ebrima Sanneh of Brikama.
Kumba Sanyang (not her real name) was just 22 when she was picked up by PIU in May 2016. She spent 11 days in PIU detention while on trial. While in custody, her body suffered violations ranging from consistent buttocks slapping by men at the barracks to beatings with hosepipe, and making her clean the entire barracks, sweep the campus environment and wash their bowls every morning.