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BREAKING:Gambia’s National Assembly Extends Jammeh’s Stay In Office

BREAKING:Gambia’s National Assembly Extends Jammeh’s Stay In Office

🕔11:21, 18.Jan 2017

The Gambia’s National Assembly has on Wednesday passed a resolution to extend the tenure of President Yahya Jammeh for another 90 days. Jammeh lost an election in December to opposition leader Adama Barrow and is due to hand over power

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State Of Emergency:Thousands of Britons,Others Flee Gambia

State Of Emergency:Thousands of Britons,Others Flee Gambia

🕔11:17, 18.Jan 2017

Thousands of Britons and other nationals are leaving Gambia in droves due to the political impasse orchestrated by President Yayha Jammeh.This came as Jammeh on Tuesday declared 90-day state of emergency due to the disputed election. In a statement, Thomas

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Jammeh Declares State of Emergency As Nigeria’s Warship Arrives Gambia

Jammeh Declares State of Emergency As Nigeria’s Warship Arrives Gambia

🕔07:56, 18.Jan 2017

The Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends. He listed  “extraordinary” foreign interference in his country’s affairs and December’s election as reasons. The move comes after Nigeria deployed a

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Jammeh’s Foreign Affairs Minister Resigns, Flees Gambia

Jammeh’s Foreign Affairs Minister Resigns, Flees Gambia

🕔12:24, 17.Jan 2017

The Gambia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Neneh MacDouall-Gaye has tendered her resignation letter before fleeing the country on Tuesday Morning. MacDouall-Gaye’s resignation comes barely a week after Gambia’s Information Minister, Sheriff Bojang, resigned and fled the country in protest over the

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Gambia’s President-Elect Adama Barrow Meets World Leaders In Mali

Gambia’s President-Elect Adama Barrow Meets World Leaders In Mali

🕔14:45, 14.Jan 2017

Gambian President-elect Adama Barrow is meeting with world leaders at a summit jointly hosted by France in Mali, on Saturday.This comes after holding talks in Banjul with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Liberian leader Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Ghana’s John Mahama.

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AU Takes Major Decision Against Gambia President Yahya Jammeh

AU Takes Major Decision Against Gambia President Yahya Jammeh

🕔06:37, 14.Jan 2017

The African Union on Friday took major decision against Gambia President Yahya Jammeh by agreeing to cease to recognize him as the nation’s legitimate president starting from January 19. The AU’s Peace and Security Council made this declaration after a

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Gambian Information Minister Resigns

Gambian Information Minister Resigns

🕔09:36, 10.Jan 2017

Gambian Information Minister and President Yahya Jammeh’s Spokesman, Sheriff Bojang has resigned to protest the refusal of his boss to accept defeat in last month’s presidential election. Jammeh had initially accepted that opposition leader Adama Barrow won the election, but

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Akufo-Addo Sworn In As Ghana’s President

Akufo-Addo Sworn In As Ghana’s President

🕔16:56, 7.Jan 2017

Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn in as Ghana’s president on Saturday in a ceremony attended by dozens of African leaders, sealing a rare peaceful transfer of power in a region plagued by political crises. Akufo-Addo, 72, a former opposition leader, defeated

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Unlike Buhari,Ghana’s President Elect Begins Appointment Of Cabinet Members Early

Unlike Buhari,Ghana’s President Elect Begins Appointment Of Cabinet Members Early

🕔08:54, 5.Jan 2017

Ghana’s incoming president, Nana Akufo-Addo has on Wednesday, January 4, abandoned President Muhammadu Buhari’s style of appointing ministers and aides by naming few of his cabinet members ahead of his inauguration on January 7, unlike Buhari who named his cabinet

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Head Of Gambia’s Electoral Commission Goes  On Exile

Head Of Gambia’s Electoral Commission Goes On Exile

🕔19:59, 3.Jan 2017

The Chairman of the Gambian Electoral Commission, Alieu Momar Njai has reportedly go on exile following threats to his life. The Nephew to the Chairman of the Gambia Electoral Commission, Modou Njai who confirmed the report on Tuesday told newsmen

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