executions in the world:

In 2021

0

2000 to present

0

legend:

  • Abolitionist
  • retentionist
  • De facto abolitionist
  • Moratorium on executions
  • Abolitionist for ordinary crimes
  • Committed to abolishing the death penalty

GAMBIA

 
government: republic
state of civil and political rights: Not free
constitution: approved by national referendum 8 August 1996; effective 16 January 1997
legal system: based on a composite of English common law, Koranic law, and customary law
legislative system: unicameral National Assembly
judicial system: Supreme Court
religion: Muslim 90%, Christian 9%, indigenous beliefs 1%
death row: 23 (end 2017, according Amnesty International)
year of last executions: 0-0-0
death sentences: 2
executions: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty:

situation:

 

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