Showing items tagged with 'sedition'
4 September 2009: Six Gambian journalists who had been jailed for sedition have been pardoned by the country's president.
7 August 2009: Six journalists in Gambia have been convicted of sedition and face a two-year jail sentence.
8 July 2009: The NUJ is backing a legal defence fund for seven Gambian journalists, including leaders of the local union, who face charges of sedition for criticising the country's president.
3 July 2009: The NUJ joined with Amnesty International and the TUC to hand in a letter of protest at the Gambian High Commission in London today.