GAMBIA | Jammeh to quit and leave

The Gambia’s leader Yahya Jammeh is to step down and leave the country, officials involved in negotiations say.   West African mediators spent several hours with Mr Jammeh on Friday, negotiating his future. The motorcade […]

BREAKING | Jammeh agrees to step down

Gambia’s outgoing leader, Yahaya Jammeh, will finally leave power for internationally-recognized Adama Barrow, after failing three deadlines, a report says.   A France24 journalist in The Gambia, Nicolas Germain, tweeted at 5.56PM, almost two hours […]

BREAKING | Yayha Jammeh Surrenders

President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia has asked a shift in deadline of midday to 4pm to vacate office as ECOWAS soldiers close on him. Government sources said the request was made when the leaders […]

US | Trump retains 50 Obama senior appointees

President-elect Donald Trump has asked roughly 50 senior President Barack Obama administration appointees to remain in their posts after his inauguration to ensure continuity in government, his incoming White House press secretary, Sean Spicer, said […]

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