FACTSHEET: What You Should Know About Yayha Jammeh’s Witch-Hunting Exercise

By Banna Sabally Between 2008 and 2009, Gambia’s Former President Yahya Jammeh launched an assault on the rights and dignities innocent citizens, mostly the elderly, by accusing them of being witches and wizards. Those accused of being either witches or wizards were forced to drink a poisonous herbal concoction. Some died as a result. While … Continue reading FACTSHEET: What You Should Know About Yayha Jammeh’s Witch-Hunting Exercise