Gambia's defeated leader cedes power, flees country - The Times of Israel

Former president Yaya Jammeh (C,up), the Gambia's leader for 22 years, waves from the plane as he leaves the country on 21 January 2017 in Banjul. (AFP PHOTO / STRINGER). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics.

Gambia: Defeated leader Jammeh leaves country after election loss - CNN

(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 Gambia Civil ...

Ex-President Yahya Jammeh leaves The Gambia after losing election - BBC News

Gambia's former President Yahya Jammeh has left the country in the wake of elections that ousted him after 22 years in power. He boarded a plane to Guinea and from there will travel on to exile in Equatorial Guinea, regional group Ecowas says. Mr ...

The final hours of Gambia's Yahya Jammeh - Deutsche Welle

The protracted leadership crisis in Gambia has come to an end. Former leader Yahya Jammeh has finally stepped down and new President Adama Barrow has taken office. DW's Adrian Kriesch reports from Banjul. Gambia Ex-Präsident Yahya Jammeh ...

Gambian Longtime Leader Jammeh Leaves Capital on Guinea President's Plane - Wall Street Journal

Gambia's longtime leader Yahya Jammeh has agreed to step down and leave the country. Mr. Jammeh, who ruled for 22 years, had refused to accept Adama Barrow's Dec. 1 election win. Photo: Reuters. By. Matina Stevis in Banjul, Gambia, and.

Gambia's president agrees to step down, following threat of military intervention - Washington Post

NAIROBI — After weeks of negotiations and facing the threat of a regional military intervention, Gambia's defeated president agreed to step down on Saturday morning. Yahya Jammeh, who ruled the tiny West African country for 23 years and lost in an ...

Jammeh arrives at Banjul airport after stepping down - Daily Nation

Gambia President Yahya Jammeh attending the 44th summit of the 15-nation west African bloc Ecowas at the Felix Houphouet-Boigny Foundation in Yamoussoukro on March 28, 2014. He has stepped down as president. PHOTO | AFP ...

Jammeh departure leaves Gambians without justice - The National

Banjul // Gambia's long-serving dictator, Yahya Jammeh, faced calls to be prosecuted for human rights abuses yesterday as he finally announced he was stepping down after 22 years of tyrannical rule. In a brief but grandiose speech at his presidential ...