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Gambia: Jammeh’s secret graves still being exhumed by police

Gambian police will continue exhuming bodies buried in secret graves across the country and who are believed to be victims of former president Yahya...
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Gov’t Of Gambia To Rescind Decision To Live ICC

The new government in The Gambia has announced it is planning to rescind the decision by the previous administration to leave the International Criminal...

Yahya Jammeh Range of Luxury Cars

Yahya Jammeh-Ex Gambian Leader These cars which includes Bentleys, Rolls Royce and more were purportedly stolen by Yahya Jammeh before he stepped down. Speaking at a...

The Gambia: Several Millions Missing After Jammeh Exit

More than $11m (£8.8m) is missing from The Gambia’s state coffers following the departure of long-time leader Yahya Jammeh, an adviser to President Adama...

Ex-President Jammeh’s Rights Will Be Protected – ECOWAS, UN, AU

ECOWAS, the AU and the United Nations (UN) have committed to ensuring the former President of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, is able to return...

Ex-President Yahya Jammeh Out of Gambia Now

Gambia’s former President Yahaya Jammeh has left the country in the wake of elections that ousted him after 22 years in power. Mr Jammeh was...

Yahya Jammeh Has Confirmed He Is Ready to Step Down

The Gambia’s long-term leader Yahya Jammeh says he will step down, after refusing to accept defeat in the country’s last elections. In an announcement on...

Jammeh Must Not Be Allowed to Stay in Gambia – Barrow

President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, has said that he wish former leader Yahya Jammeh, will leave the country to enable him govern smoothly. According...

Rawlings Holds The Antidote to Jammeh’s Exit – Ambassador

The Secretary to former President John Mahama, Ambassador Kwesi Quartey, has asked ECOWAS leaders to convince former President Rawlings to interfere in the political...

Jammeh Sought for More Time to Leave Office

Gambia’s longtime leader Yahya Jammeh has asked the West African bloc ECOWAS for an extension of a midday deadline for him to leave power...

ECOWAS Gives Jammeh Today to Step Down

 West African leaders have given Yahya Jammeh a final opportunity to relinquish power after Senegalese troops entered The Gambia. Mr Jammeh has been given until...

President Barrow Urge UN, ECOWAS to Force Jammeh Out of Office

The Gambia’s newly sworn in President, Adama Barrow, has asked the United Nations (UN), ECOWAS and the African Union (AU), to force out Yahaya...

Bani Hails Ghana’s Decision to Help Drive Out Jammeh

Former interior minister Prosper Bani has lauded Ghana’s decision to send soldiers to The Gambia to force Yahya Jammeh out of power. Ghana has contributed...

Botswana No Longer See Jammeh As Gambian President

The Government of Botswana has said in a statement that it no longer recognises Yahya Jammeh as the President of The Gambia. The statement issued...

Jammeh Holds Onto Power Despite Barrow Swearing in

Adama Barrow has been sworn in as The Gambia’s new president at the country’s embassy in Senegal. His investiture which took place Thursday afternoon was...

ECOWAS, 205 Ghanaian Troops in Gambia to Seize Jammeh

About 205 Ghanaian soldiers have been deployed to  the Gambia to augment a contingent from other West African countries to capture Yahya Jammeh whose...
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Jammeh Stays Put Despite Deadline

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh is refusing to step down despite the threat of military intervention by neighbouring states. Adama Barrow, who beat him in elections...

Gambian Crisis: Senegal Send Troops to Gambia Border

Senegalese troops have been seen moving towards the Gambian border in a show of force to pressure President Yahya Jammeh to stand down. Senegal gave...

Yahya Jammeh Declares 90 Day State of Emergency

 Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends. Regional leaders have been unsuccessfully trying to...

Barrow Insists Jammeh Should Remain in Gambia

The winner of December’s presidential election in The Gambia says there is no need for President Yahya Jammeh to seek asylum and he is...

Nigerian MPs Supports Asylum Offer for President Yahya Jammeh

Nigerian MPs have voted to give The Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh asylum if he accepts his defeat in elections and gives up power. The “clock...

Yahya Jammeh Vows to Remain As Head of State Until May

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has said he will not step down before a Supreme Court decision on disputed elections, a ruling now not expected...

ECOWAS Trys Again to Convince Jammeh to Step Down

Another delegation of West African leaders and others from the United Nations, will visit The Gambia to further convince defeated President, Yahyah Jammeh to step...

Jammeh Must Be Booted Out

Even by West African standards, The Gambia, with a population of just under 2 million, is a very small country. Invaginated by the much...

It Is Our Job to Ensure That Jammeh Vacates His Peacefully – Buhari

Yahya Jammeh President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria will do everything possible to ensure that Gambia President, Yahya Jammeh, hands over power peacefully. The incumbent Gambian...

ECOWAS Decision Amounts to an act of War – Yahya Jammeh

President Yahya Jammeh says the West African community’s decision to send troops into The Gambia to force him to accept defeat in last month’s...

Yahya Jammeh Dares ECOWAS Mediators

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has hit out at regional mediators urging him to step down, saying he will not be intimidated. The West African regional...

Ex-Minister Prescribes Military Action Against Jammeh

A former Foreign Affairs Minister of The Gambia, Dr. Sedat Jobe, has recommended a military intervention to oust the country’s president of 22 years,...

ECOWAS Leaders Demand Jammeh to Cede Power

The ECOWAS heads of states have unanimously agreed that Yahaya Jammeh should leave having lost during the Gambia’s elections to Adama Barrow. All presidents have...

West Africa bloc calls on Jammeh to step down

West Africa’s regional bloc ECOWAS must ensure Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh steps down when his mandate ends in January because he lost an election,...