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Release Human Rights Defender Christopher Ngoyi Mutamba

TweetThe International Refugee Rights Initiative (IRRI) was concerned to learn of the arrest, on the 21 January 2014, of Christopher Ngoyi Mutamba by part of the presidential guard while with fellow activists in an outdoor bar in Kinshasa. Share on … Continue reading

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The aftermath of the failed coup in the Gambia: Arrests and detentions continue

TweetOn 30 December 2014, some members of the Gambian opposition and dissidents in the Diaspora took up arms with the aim of overthrowing the regime of President Yahya Jammeh. The coup was foiled, but the attempt has triggered a crackdown … Continue reading

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