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Gambia: Koriteh (EID) Wishes from Prison by UDP Leader Lawyer Ousainou Darboe 

UDP Leader Lawyer Ousainou Darboe

Below is the statement by the leader of United Democratic Party (UDP), Gambia’s main opposition leader Lawyer Ousainou Darboe on the occasion of Eid-ul-fitr.
Fellow citizens and friends of The Gambia, as Muslims in the country and those around the world celebrate Eidul Fitr today, I send you sincere greetings and profound appreciation on my humble behalf and that of my compatriots languishing in illegal detention as hostages of an unjust and cruel regime.
As a routine tradition being the leader of the United Democratic Party (UDP), I have over the years been dedicatedly sending out EID messages to you my fellow citizens in the comfort of my family, friends and loved ones. This year however, for circumstances beyond me but for which I have no regrets over, I am conditioned to send you EID greetings from the dungeons of my prison cell. Continue reading