BANJUL, Gambia

Victims of alleged human rights violations by Gambia’s former president called Monday for a ban on his Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction Party (APRC).

The press conference held by the Victims Center rights group on Monday, came barely a week after Yahya Jammeh’s party held a protest calling for his safe return. Defeated by Adama Barrow in December 2016, Jammeh lives in exile in Equatorial Guinea.

The APRC leadership said Jammeh had come to an understanding with regional leaders and the UN for him to return to the country at any time of his choosing and have

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