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Fear shrouds sad send-off - Independent Online;

Fear shrouds sad send-off - Independent Online

Independent OnlineFear shrouds sad send-offIndependent OnlineDemocracy held firm in the US and The Gambia for very different reasons, writes Adrian Ephraim. One of the two most compelling images of the past week must surely be of the Obama family taking off into the grey Washington sky in Marine One, as a ...and more »

Ghana Parliament lauds ECOWAS for timely intervention in The Gambia - Ghana Business News;

Ghana Parliament lauds ECOWAS for timely intervention in The Gambia - Ghana Business News

Ghana Business NewsGhana Parliament lauds ECOWAS for timely intervention in The GambiaGhana Business NewsParliament has praised ECOWAS for its timely intervention in solving the Gambian post-election crisis by deploying troops to maintain peace in that country. The House said the high powered mediation team at various times also ensured that the Protocol ...and more »

Adama Barrow Gambians troop out to welcome new President (PHOTOS) - Pulse Nigeria

Adama Barrow Gambians troop out to welcome new President (PHOTOS)Pulse NigeriaThe new president of Gambia, Adama Barrow finally returned to the country on Thursday, January 26. Barrow, who had been taking refuge in neighboring Senegal, arrived Banjul airport to a celebratory welcome from the Gambian people. The people trooped ...and more »

'Disappeared' loved ones still haunt Gambian families - Anadolu Agency;

'Disappeared' loved ones still haunt Gambian families - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu Agency'Disappeared' loved ones still haunt Gambian familiesAnadolu AgencyThe downfall of Gambia's strongman Yahya Jammeh has been widely greeted with euphoria in the tiny west African state. However, his departure and an amnesty for those imprisoned during his 22-year rule have confirmed the worst fears of some of the ...and more »

Gambia's Barrow arrives home from Senegal - Press TV;

Gambia's Barrow arrives home from Senegal - Press TV

Press TVGambia's Barrow arrives home from SenegalPress TVThe Gambia's newly-elected President Adama Barrow has returned to the nation after his predecessor finally agreed to cede power under international pressure and went into exile. On Thursday, Barrow arrived in Banjul from Senegal, where he had sought ...and more »

Gambia's new President returns to country - AKIpress (press release) (subscription);

Gambia's new President returns to country - AKIpress (press release) (subscription)

AKIpress (press release) (subscription)Gambia's new President returns to countryAKIpress (press release) (subscription)AKIPRESS.COM - Gambia's new President finally arrived in the West African country to govern on Thursday, after days of waiting in a neighboring nation while his predecessor belatedly and reluctantly stepped down after 22 years in power, CNN reported.and more »

Barrow returns to warm welcome as Gambia turns a page - i24news;

Barrow returns to warm welcome as Gambia turns a page - i24news

i24newsBarrow returns to warm welcome as Gambia turns a pagei24newsPresident Adama Barrow may have been waiting to take power in The Gambia for nearly two months but many in the west African country have been longing for a change of guard for years. Yahya Jammeh held on to power for so long that many Gambians ...and more »

Gambians Celebrate the Arrival of Their New President - Voice of America;

Gambians Celebrate the Arrival of Their New President - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaGambians Celebrate the Arrival of Their New PresidentVoice of AmericaGambia's new president, Adama Barrow, returned to the capital, Banjul, one week after he took the oath of office in the Gambian embassy in Senegal. Barrow has been in neighboring Senegal's capital, Dakar, since last week as the political crisis ...and more »

Gambia's exiled elections chief and Jammeh's lawyer return home - africanews;

Gambia's exiled elections chief and Jammeh's lawyer return home - africanews

africanewsGambia's exiled elections chief and Jammeh's lawyer return homeafricanewsAlieu Mommar Njie, the man who superintended over the last presidential polls in The Gambia has returned home from exile. The same is reported of Jammeh's lawyer, Anthony Gomez. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads.and more »

Gambians celebrate new President Adama Barrow's arrival after veteran ruler flees - Daily News & Analysis;

Gambians celebrate new President Adama Barrow's arrival after veteran ruler flees - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisGambians celebrate new President Adama Barrow's arrival after veteran ruler fleesDaily News & AnalysisAdama Barrow's surprise victory and the determination of African countries to uphold it is being celebrated as a moment of democratic hope for Africa. Thousands of people lined the streets of Gambia's capital Banjul on Thursday to welcome home new ...and more »

Key dates in The Gambia's political crisis - News24;

Key dates in The Gambia's political crisis - News24

News24Key dates in The Gambia's political crisisNews24... - December 1, 2016: Gambians go to the polls to choose their new president from three candidates, including Jammeh, who has ruled with an iron fist for 22 years, and Barrow, representing a large opposition coalition. A day later the electoral ...and more »

The Gambian 'political test': 5 key players besides Jammeh and Barrow - africanews;

The Gambian 'political test': 5 key players besides Jammeh and Barrow - africanews

africanewsThe Gambian 'political test': 5 key players besides Jammeh and BarrowafricanewsIn the middle of the recent Gambian post-election crisis were two main actors, the second and third presidents of the tiny West African country, Yahya Jammeh and Adama Barrow. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads · inRead invented ...and more »

New Gambia President Adama Barrow finally arrives home - International Business Times UK;

New Gambia President Adama Barrow finally arrives home - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKNew Gambia President Adama Barrow finally arrives homeInternational Business Times UKBarrow landed in capital Banjul under heavy security after spending the past few days in Senegal. VASUDEVAN-SRIDHARAN. By Vasudevan Sridharan , Video by Nandini Krishnamoorthy. Updated January 27, 2017 05:31 GMT ...and more »

The Gambia And Democracy In Africa - The Tide;

The Gambia And Democracy In Africa - The Tide

The TideThe Gambia And Democracy In AfricaThe TideIt is no longer news that the political rascality of the former embattled President of the Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh had put his country and the entire continent on edge, as over 45,000 Gambians fled the country for fear of being caught in the crossfire ...and more »

Gambia: Did Jammeh's bullet backfires at President Barrow? - Freedom Newspaper;

Gambia: Did Jammeh's bullet backfires at President Barrow? - Freedom Newspaper

Freedom NewspaperGambia: Did Jammeh's bullet backfires at President Barrow?Freedom NewspaperDear Pa, There is a saying that when you digging a trench for your enemy, be cautious. I recall, a letter writer who exposed the way and manner how APRC's election petition case failed to proceed due to... January 26, 2017. Share. Facebook Google ...and more »

West Africa Is No Place For Shopworn Dictators - Huffington Post;

West Africa Is No Place For Shopworn Dictators - Huffington Post

Huffington PostWest Africa Is No Place For Shopworn DictatorsHuffington PostThe tiny country of Gambia had a president who lost an election but refused to give up power. He was told to leave willingly or West African troops would oust him militarily. As Senegalese troops crossed the border, the former president Yahya Jammeh ...and more »

You Can Go Home Again: One Gambian Journalist's Story - Voice of America;

You Can Go Home Again: One Gambian Journalist's Story - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaYou Can Go Home Again: One Gambian Journalist's StoryVoice of AmericaEditor's note: Countless Gambian journalists, activists and opposition members fled threats and intimidation during former-president Yahya Jammeh's two decades in power. Now, as Jammeh begins his life in exile, some of them are going home. VOA traveled ...and more »

Throngs Cheer New President's Triumphant Return to Gambia - Afro American;

Throngs Cheer New President's Triumphant Return to Gambia - Afro American

Afro AmericanThrongs Cheer New President's Triumphant Return to GambiaAfro AmericanBANJUL, Gambia (AP) — President Adama Barrow returned triumphantly to Gambia on Thursday, nearly two months after winning an election disputed by the country's longtime dictator, to the cheers of hundreds of thousands who jammed the roads in ...and more »

Gambia: Breaking News: President Barrow Arrives In Banjul Amid A Rousing Jubilant Welcome! - Freedom Newspaper;

Gambia: Breaking News: President Barrow Arrives In Banjul Amid A Rousing Jubilant Welcome! - Freedom Newspaper

Freedom NewspaperGambia: Breaking News: President Barrow Arrives In Banjul Amid A Rousing Jubilant Welcome!Freedom NewspaperGambian president Adama Barrow, arrived in Banjul on Thursday, amid rousing welcome accorded to him by a jubilant crowd. The president, who was temporarily hosted in Senegal, following the country's month long political impasse, was welcomed by.and more »

Cheers as Gambia's new president Adama Barrow arrives home - Sky News;

Cheers as Gambia's new president Adama Barrow arrives home - Sky News

Sky NewsCheers as Gambia's new president Adama Barrow arrives homeSky NewsThe capital Banjul parties as the former security guard at Argos flies in to take up the post that was denied him for two months. 01:46, UK, Friday 27 January 2017. Adama Barrow is cheered by crowds as he returns to The Gambia. Image: Adama Barrow is ...and more »