Tag Archives: Modou S Joof

DEAL: UTG Staff End Strike After 10 Days

10 Mar

The parties reached a deal, which the UTGFSA called “satisfactory” to end the strike that has seen the beginning of the second semester disrupted. The lectures are to resume on Monday March 13 (Photo Credit: M.S.Joof/FPI/Feb 2017)

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Hamat Bah ‘Harass’ Journalist At Press Conference

7 Mar

Local journalists who witnessed the event told FPI that Bah’s clap was meant to “harass the journalist.” (Photo Credit: SoutAfrica, 2011)

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UTG Staff Begin Sit-in Strike on Wednesday

27 Feb
Several members of staff including senior lecturers and departmental heads were in attendance and manifest support to the executive council of the UTG staff association by taking the floor to reinforce their stance. (Photo Credit: M.S.Joof/FPI/Feb 2017)

Several members of staff including senior lecturers and departmental heads were in attendance and manifest support to the executive council of the UTG staff association by taking the floor to reinforce their stance. (Photo Credit: M.S.Joof/FPI/Feb 2017)

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UNESCO believes D.A. Jawo will be model for media independence

24 Feb
Mr. Jawo has been a member of the GPU for almost 40 years, serving as its president at some point. He also co-authored a book documenting the life of murdered journalist Deyda Hydara. (Photo Credit: Fatoumatta L. Sisay/Feb 2017)

Mr. Jawo has been a member of the GPU for almost 40 years, serving as its president at some point. He also co-authored a book documenting the life of murdered journalist Deyda Hydara. (Photo Credit: Fatoumatta L. Sisay/Feb 2017)

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GPU condemns arrests and deportation of journalists, internet blockade

14 Dec

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Gambia Press Union (GPU) Statement on Press Freedom Situation During 2016 Presidential Election

14 Dec
GPU SG Saikou Jammeh Wednesday said the Union condemns, in the strongest terms, the arrest and detention of media practitioners during the elections. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

GPU SG Saikou Jammeh Wednesday said the Union condemns in the strongest terms the arrest and detention of media practitioners during the elections. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

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NIA Harass Reuters Journalists Covering Gambia Election

2 Dec
Mané and Gouegnon had been preparing to send a report on Jammeh’s voting in Banjul and the election process via the satellite. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

Mane and Gouegnon had been preparing to send a report on Jammeh’s voting in Banjul and the election process via the satellite. Photo shows voters at Serekunda Lower Basic School (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

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