Concern about knife attack on journalist in Banjul

first_img January 27, 2020 Find out more RSF_en Reporters Without Borders is very concerned about a knife attack on journalist Momodou Justice Darboe of the independent daily The Point at he was returning home at about 11 p.m. on 1 July in Banjul.“Even if there is so far no evidence that the attack was linked to Darboe’s work as a journalist, an investigation must be carried out to establish the circumstances and motive,” the press freedom organisation said.Darboe was treated at the Fajikunda health centre for the stab wounds inflicted by his assailant, who took nothing from him. After the attack, he learned from neighbours that persons who refused to identify themselves had been asking questions about him. Three journalist arrested, two radio stations closed in Gambia Follow the news on Gambia Receive email alerts News Help by sharing this information July 23, 2019 Find out more GambiaAfrica GambiaAfrica center_img News July 3, 2008 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Concern about knife attack on journalist in Banjul August 6, 2020 Find out more Gambia: former president must stand trial for journalist’s murder Gambia still needs to address challenges to press freedom News to go further News Organisation last_img

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