The extent of corruption and brutality during The Gambia's Yahya Jammeh-era is starting to surface via a truth and reconciliation commission set up by an administration recycled from that of the long-term president. Rows of Bentleys, Rolls Royces and at least one black Humvee fill the garage of the presidendtial palace
Godsgift Onyedinefu The Gambian President, Mr. Adama Barrow arrived Abuja Wednesday afternoon aboard the Nigerian presidential jet as guest of the National Defence College (NDC), Abuja. Barrow in a statement made available by the Chief Press Secretary to the Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr. Cosmas Uzodinma, is expected to be
President Adama Barrow of the Gambia is currently on official visit to Nigeria and has met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa. The Nigerian leader met behind closed doors with visiting Gambia’s President on Tuesday. Barrow who arrived the presidential villa at about 11.50 a.m., is visiting Nigeria for the
The Gambians went through torture, murder and abuse in the 22 years dictator Yahya Jammeh ruled the country. A new commission was appointed to investigate the crimes and compensate the victims. Katrin Gänsler reports. Yusufa Mbaye looked at the little beige gate that separates his parents' house from the outer world.
...Jude Johnson The Nigerian military has mobilised troops ahead of Gambia President-elect Adama Barrow's inauguration. The military's move in deploying troops is in readiness to enforce a power transition between President Yahya Jammeh and Barrow. Global Sentinel gathered that the Nigerian military moved into Senegal in preparation in case the incumbent president carries