Authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jammeh is said to have plundered more than 11 million dollars from Gambia before fleeing into exile.
A new political era awaits The Gambia hours after the country’s authoritarian ruler Yahya Jammeh flew into exile.
Jammeh let go of the presidency under pressure from West African countries after losing a December election. It ends his 22 year rule.
Yahya Jammeh had refused to concede defeat to President Adama Barrow after elections in December
Adama Barrow has been sworn in as the president of Gambia in a ceremony in Senegal as Yahya Jammeh refuses to give up power.
West African troops are preparing for what could be a potential showdown as Gambian president-elect Adama Barrow is set to be sworn in at the Gambian embassy in neighbouring Senegal, according to…
Last minute diplomatic efforts by Mauritania to persuade Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh to step down appear to have failed.
Thousands of people are leaving Gambia fearing an outbreak of violence as President Yahya Jammeh continues to refuse to step down despite losing an election in…
Having conceded defeat, the Gambian president now says that he rejects the outcome of this month’s election that he lost to opposition leader Adama Barrow.
The world has seen another political bombshell – and this time it is in Africa!
The president of the Gambia has declared his country an Islamic Republic. Yahya Jammeh claims the move marks a break with the colonial past and was
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has blamed foreign-backed dissidents for an attack in the capital Banjul that was widely reported as a coup attempt.
Gambia’s president should step back from endorsing “state-sponsored homophobia”, a human rights group has urged.
The country’s national assembly
Homosexuals have been branded “vermin” by an African president – plunging the continent to a new low over its anti-gay rhetoric.
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