The stage seems set for a showdown in The Gambia as Nigeria yesterday deployed troops and fighter jets ahead of..
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A last minute attempt to convince Yahya Jammeh to give up his role as Gambian president before Wednesday’s midnight deadline..
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has given the embattled President of The Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh, till..
The son of Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow has died after being bitten by a dog, BBC reports. Eight-year-old Habibu Barrow..
Gambian president-elect Adama Barrow is in neighbouring Senegal and will remain there at the request of west African leaders until..
The 15-nation ECOWAS West African bloc will ask the UN Security Council to approve the deployment of troops to the..
Banjul (Gambia) (AFP) – A lawyer for The Gambia’s president has filed an injunction asking the Supreme Court to bar..
A crucial meeting of leaders of three west African states being hosted by President Muhammadu Buhari is underway in Nigeria’s..
Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has warned against military action in the Gambia following that country’s presidential election,..