Gambian president refuses pardon
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Gambian president refuses pardon

The Gambia's President, Yahya Jammeh, has said he will "never pardon" opposition activists who are in prison.

He was speaking ahead of Thursday's presidential election.

Earlier this month, Human Rights Watch accused the president of silencing critics ahead of the election.

Umaru Fofana reports.

  • 29 Nov 2016
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