Gambian President Adama Barrow Removes “Islamic” From Gambia’s Official Name

Gambia’s President, Adama Barrow has said that Gambia will no longer bear the word ‘Islamic’ in it’s official name, he stated that the country’s population is about 90% muslims and 10% christains and animists, therefore ‘islamic’ will no longer be part of the official name, the previous official was ” The Islamic Republic Of The… Read More Gambian President Adama Barrow Removes “Islamic” From Gambia’s Official Name

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Gambia’s new government mired in controversy (Read full details)

Fatoumata Jallow-Tambajang is often described as the woman who persuaded The Gambia's divided opposition parties to club together and field a single candidate in the December 1 election Barrow eventually won. PHOTO: YOUTUBE Gambian President Adama Barrow’s administration faced a backlash Tuesday after admitting its new vice-president may be constitutionally barred from serving and confirming… Read More Gambia’s new government mired in controversy (Read full details)

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Gambia’s Jammeh ‘allowed to keep’ luxury car collection (Read full details)

Yahya Jammeh looking / AFP PHOTO / MARCO LONGARI Gambian ex-president Yahya Jammeh will be allowed to keep his collection of 13 luxury cars and fly them out to his exiled home in Equatorial Guinea, a spokesman for new president Adama Barrow said Tuesday. Barrow’s spokesman confirmed to AFP an agreement had been struck to… Read More Gambia’s Jammeh ‘allowed to keep’ luxury car collection (Read full details)

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Ajaratou Fatoumata Tambajang: Gambia’s President Adama Barrow names woman as Vice President (see her bio & profile)

Ajaratou Fatoumata Tambajang has been appointed as Vice President of The Republic of The Gambia. Tambajang, a prominent pro-democracy activist was part of the opposition coalition that unseated long time ruler Yahya Jammeh. She is touted as one of the main brains behind the formation of a coalition going into the December 1, 2016 polls.… Read More Ajaratou Fatoumata Tambajang: Gambia’s President Adama Barrow names woman as Vice President (see her bio & profile)

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Gambia: President Adama Barrow Says He Is Going To Appoint A Female Vice President!

President Adama Barrow says the Vice President of his impending cabinet is going to be a woman. Although, he did not disclose the prospective cabinet appointee. Mr. Barrow was speaking in an interview with TFM television on Sunday. Reports have it that Gambia gender activist Dr. Isatou Touray, of the Transition Team might be the… Read More Gambia: President Adama Barrow Says He Is Going To Appoint A Female Vice President!

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Africa troops enter The Gambia to secure Adama Barrow’s return

< Previous 1 of 10 Next > Soldiers from The Gambia perform pushups as a sign of respect in front of ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) soldiers on January 22, 2017 in front of the Second Battalion Camp in Farafegny. Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh flew out January 21 from the country he ruled for 22… Read More Africa troops enter The Gambia to secure Adama Barrow’s return

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Gambia: Gambian former president. Yahya Jammeh, goes on exile (see photos)

Former Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, Friday night proceeded on exile to Guinea. He left the country in company of his wife and Guinean president, Alpha Conde. This brings to an end his 22 years in power. Adama Barrow who is his successor would return to the country to properly assume office after he was sworn… Read More Gambia: Gambian former president. Yahya Jammeh, goes on exile (see photos)

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Gambians await Jammeh’s exit after pledge to go (Read full details)

This handout picture taken and released by the Senegalese presidency on January 20, 2017, shows a motorcade with a car bearing the Gambian flag entering the presidential palace in Dakar. Regional leaders held 11th-hour talks with Gambia's Yahya Jammeh to persuade him to hand over power peacefully on January 20, as troops from five African… Read More Gambians await Jammeh’s exit after pledge to go (Read full details)

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Jammeh agrees to step down, to leave Gambia (Read full details)

This handout picture taken and released by the Senegalese presidency on January 20, 2017, shows Senegal's President Macky Sall (L) shaking hands with imam of the Omarienne mosque of Dakar Seydou Nourou Tall (R) flanked by Gambia's new President Adama Barrow (C) as they attend Friday prayer at the Omarienne mosque in Dakar. Regional leaders… Read More Jammeh agrees to step down, to leave Gambia (Read full details)

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BREAKING NEWS: Yahya Jammeh finally agrees to step down

Long-term Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh has finally agreed to step down as the president of the West African country, paving way for the internationally recognised president Adama Barrow to take over the reins. Barrow was sworn in on Thursday at the Gambian embassy in Dakar, Senegal after Jammeh refused to recognise the result of the… Read More BREAKING NEWS: Yahya Jammeh finally agrees to step down

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