News

News during 3 July 2020

  • Press Release
  • May 03, 2020
  • GPU re-echoes call for journalism without fear or favour

    Banjul, May 03: Today marks the 27th edition of World Press Freedom Day (WPFD). May 3rd has been set aside by the United Nations to pay tribute to journalism and journalists who have been killed in line of duty.

  • World Press Freedom Day 2021 Statement
  • May 03, 2021
  • Gambia Press Union Statement on World Press Freedom Day, 3rd May 2021

    This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration, which was developed by African journalists pressing for a free, independent, and pluralistic African press. The Declaration ultimately gave birth to the commemoration of World Press Freedom Day in 1991.