UNOPS will help improve access to markets and socio-economic facilities for some of the most vulnerable populations in the Gambia. With funding from the European Union, and in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport, Works and …
The female Under-17 football team, the Black Maidens have left for The Gambia, to honour their 2018 FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup (WWC) qualifiers. The …
(CNN)Gambia's longtime leader, Yahya Jammeh, has left the country after stepping down as president following tense negotiations amid the prospect of West African military intervention. He has arrived in Conakry, Guinea, according to a …
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Two Americans were behind a bloody coup attempt last week in the West African nation of Gambia, the Justice Department charged today. But this was not some covert CIA "black op." The alleged masterminds were two private, …
Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh waves to supporters as he departs at Banjul airport Saturday Jan 21, 2017 [AP] Soon after the peaceful transition of power from Barack Obama to Donald Trump in the US, Gambia's crisis was also …
Yahya Jammeh, The Gambia's authoritarian president of 22 years, has suffered a surprise defeat in the country's presidential elections. He will be replaced by property developer Adama Barrow, who won more than 45% of the vote. …
BANJUL, Gambia (AP) -- Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh and his family headed into political exile Saturday night, ending a 22-year reign of fear and a post-election political standoff that threatened to provoke a regional military …
The Gambia is to rejoin The Commonwealth within months - after four years outside the group of 52 states. The Gambian government withdrew in 2013 under its then leader Yahya Jammeh, who called it a "neo-colonial institution". But Adama …
Human rights organizations have repeatedly denounced the Gambian regime for forced disappearances, illegal detention, denial of due process, and the abuse and harassment of critics. Yet little progress has been achieved, and local …
The nation of Gambia is the smallest on Africa’s mainland, ruled by dictator Yahya Jammeh, who has held power since he overthrew the prior government in a 1994 military coup. It’s also one of the top sources of migrants who regularly flee its ...