Trafficking in Persons: Agents invest over $1,000 to recruit each Gambian girl

By Sanna Camara An official of a suspected human trafficking agency in Beirut has said that an initial investment of over $1,000 is spent on each girl recruited to work as a domestic servant in Lebanon. The official, who maintained he is engaging in a legitimate business according to laws of Lebanon, explained that the… Continue reading Trafficking in Persons: Agents invest over $1,000 to recruit each Gambian girl

Gambian president ‘went to worst US military torture school’

By Sanna Camara A renowned international security expert has told Gambia Beat that Gambian president studied in “the worst US military torture school” as a soldier, which probably explains why the leader uses torture as weapon to “punish” his critics. Former Latin American military dictators like Augusto Pinochet of Chile, who was indicted by Spanish… Continue reading Gambian president ‘went to worst US military torture school’