Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban The citizens in the Gambia are enjoying freedom after over two decades of highhanded reign by former president Yahya Jammeh. According to a recent report released by U.S. based pro-democracy outlet Freedom House, The Gambia had moved from the status of ‘not free’ to partially free.’ They pinned
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.
by Nicolas Haque Gambia's new government is struggling to enforce its sovereignty in some areas still loyal to former President Yahya Jammeh. Clashes between pro-Jammeh protesters and a Senegal-led coalition of West African forces, who have been there to ensure a peaceful transition of power, left one dead and several injured in
...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