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's former leader Jammeh flies into exile in Equatorial Guinea - Reuters

BANJUL Gambia's former leader Yahya Jammeh on Saturday flew into exile in Equatorial Guinea after stepping down under pressure from West African nations to accept that he lost a December election to President Adama Barrow, mediators said. His exit ...

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 ...

Joint statement by HRVP Mogherini and Neven Mimica on the latest developments in The Gambia - EU News

Today the will of the Gambian people is being respected and the way for President Adama Barrow cleared. The positive and peaceful outcome of the post-electoral stalemate in The Gambia is the result of extraordinary regional and international ...

Gambia's Jammeh says steps down after military pressure from neighbors - Arab News

Gambia's President Adama Barrow is seen in Dakar, Senegal, on Friday after a senior aide confirmed that Gambia's longtime leader Yahya Jammeh has agreed to leave power. (REUTERS/Sophia Shadid). BANJUL: Gambia's leader Yahya Jammeh said he ...