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Gambian President Yahya Jammeh rejects election defeat - CNN;

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh rejects election defeat - CNN

CNNGambian President Yahya Jammeh rejects election defeatCNN(CNN) Gambian President Yahya Jammeh on Friday rejected the results of the December 1 election and called for his country to vote again -- a week after initially accepting his defeat. Jammeh, who has ruled Gambia with an iron grip since a 1994 military ...and more »

Gambia President Yahya JJ Jammeh now rejects election results - Coastweek

Gambia President Yahya JJ Jammeh now rejects election resultsCoastweekBANJUL Gambia (Xinhua) -- Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, who had previously conceded his defeat in last week's presidential election, announced on state television Friday night he has decided not to accept the results. Jammeh insisted that there ...and more »

Gambia vote loser 'can't reject polls' - dailytelegraph.com.au

Gambia vote loser 'can't reject polls'dailytelegraph.com.auGambia's President-elect Adama Barrow says the country's outgoing leader Yahya Jammeh has no authority to reject the results of December 1 polls, while the United Nations and African Union pile pressure on Jammeh to step aside. Long-ruling Jammeh on ...and more »

Gambia: Building The New Gambia: Let us remain focused and steadfast - Freedom Newspaper;

Gambia: Building The New Gambia: Let us remain focused and steadfast - Freedom Newspaper

Freedom NewspaperGambia: Building The New Gambia: Let us remain focused and steadfastFreedom NewspaperNever before have we been challenged to prove our patriotism and independence than on the 9 December 2016 when Outgoing Pres. Yaya Jammeh faced our nation to put it into our faces that our voice, our power... December 10, 2016 ...and more »

Gambia: Outgoing Pres. Yahya Jammeh's Rejection of December 1st Election Results is Illegal - Freedom Newspaper;

Gambia: Outgoing Pres. Yahya Jammeh's Rejection of December 1st Election Results is Illegal - Freedom Newspaper

Freedom NewspaperGambia: Outgoing Pres. Yahya Jammeh's Rejection of December 1st Election Results is IllegalFreedom NewspaperPRESS RELEASE December 9th, 2016 Outgoing Pres. Yahya Jammeh's Rejection of December 1st Election Results is Illegal The Coalition Diaspora Consultative Council (CDCC) notes with utter astonishment and deep concern that the Outgoing President ...and more »

Gambia President-elect Adama Barrow: Yahya Jammeh must concede - BBC News;

Gambia President-elect Adama Barrow: Yahya Jammeh must concede - BBC News

BBC NewsGambia President-elect Adama Barrow: Yahya Jammeh must concedeBBC NewsGambian President-elect Adama Barrow has called on incumbent Yahya Jammeh to accept defeat in last week's election. President Jammeh initially appeared to concede after results showed he had clearly been defeated, but on Friday said he rejected the ...and more »

Jammeh has no power to call for poll rerun - Barrow fires back - africanews;

Jammeh has no power to call for poll rerun - Barrow fires back - africanews

africanewsJammeh has no power to call for poll rerun - Barrow fires backafricanewsGambian President-elect Adama Barrow has responded to the outgoing Yahya Jammeh's call for a rerun of the December 1 polls. According to Barrow, Jammeh does not have the constitutional right to call for a rerun of the polls. Jammeh had on Friday night ...and more »

Gambia's president-elect says outgoing leader cannot demand new vote - BT.com;

Gambia's president-elect says outgoing leader cannot demand new vote - BT.com

BT.comGambia's president-elect says outgoing leader cannot demand new voteBT.comGambia's president-elect says the outgoing leader who now rejects his defeat has no constitutional authority to invalidate voting results or call for another election. 0. Share this. Facebook; Twitter; Google plus; Email; Share. 0. Yahya Jammeh shows ...and more »

Gambia's president-elect says Jammeh can't demand new vote - Fredericksburg.com;

Gambia's president-elect says Jammeh can't demand new vote - Fredericksburg.com

Fredericksburg.comGambia's president-elect says Jammeh can't demand new voteFredericksburg.comIn a Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 file photo, Gambia's president Yahya Jammeh shows his inked finger before voting in Banjul, Gambia. Gambia's ruler of more than 22 years now says he won't accept defeat in the presidential election, reversing course a week ...and more »

Gambia's President-Elect says Jammeh cannot reject polls - TODAYonline

Gambia's President-Elect says Jammeh cannot reject pollsTODAYonlineGambian President Jammeh arrives at a polling station with his wife Zineb during the presidential election in Banjul. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all 0 comments. Tweet · Share. Published: 11:00 PM, December 10, 2016. BANJUL - Gambia's President ...and more »

AU calls on President Yahya Jammeh to respect results of Gambia's election - Radio Pakistan (press release);

AU calls on President Yahya Jammeh to respect results of Gambia's election - Radio Pakistan (press release)

Radio Pakistan (press release)AU calls on President Yahya Jammeh to respect results of Gambia's electionRadio Pakistan (press release)The African Union has called on President Yahya Jammeh to respect the results of the Gambia's election. AU Commission Chairperson Nkosozana Dlamini-Zuma in a statement in Nairobi today urged President Yahya Jammeh to facilitate a peaceful and ...and more »

Gambia: Adama Barrow Tells Jammeh To Respect Election Result - Jollofnews;

Gambia: Adama Barrow Tells Jammeh To Respect Election Result - Jollofnews

JollofnewsGambia: Adama Barrow Tells Jammeh To Respect Election ResultJollofnews(JollofNews) – Gambia's president-elect Adama Barrow today called on President Yahya Jammeh to respect the will of the Gambian people and handover power in January. Mr Barrow said Mr Jammeh does not have any power under Gambian law to nullify ...and more »

Gambian president refuses to accept election defeat - Financial Times;

Gambian president refuses to accept election defeat - Financial Times

Financial TimesGambian president refuses to accept election defeatFinancial TimesYahya Jammeh, the eccentric and capricious ruler of Gambia for the past 22 years, has reversed his decision to accept defeat in last week's elections, saying he will call a fresh poll. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we ...and more »

Gambia refuses entry to ECOWAS head amid election dispute - Nigeria Today

Gambia refuses entry to ECOWAS head amid election disputeNigeria TodayGambian authorities have refused entry to the chair of regional body ECOWAS, Ellen Sirleaf Johnson, Senegal's foreign minister said on Saturday. Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share. Such move is dampening hopes for a ...and more »

Victory of opposition signals new era in Africa—Dogara - Vanguard;

Victory of opposition signals new era in Africa—Dogara - Vanguard

VanguardVictory of opposition signals new era in Africa—DogaraVanguardThe Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has commended the people of the Republic of Ghana over the just concluded Presidential and Parliamentary elections. Mr Turaki Hassan, Dogara's Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, made ...and more »

Gambia Leader's Rejection of Defeat 'Null and Void,' African Union Says - Wall Street Journal;

Gambia Leader's Rejection of Defeat 'Null and Void,' African Union Says - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalGambia Leader's Rejection of Defeat 'Null and Void,' African Union SaysWall Street JournalDAKAR, Senegal—The sudden rejection by Gambia's longtime leader of his election defeat is “null and void,” the African Union said Saturday, as the tiny West African nation was urged to remain calm. President Yahya Jammeh late Friday said that he no ...and more »

Ghana has decided: Ghana embraces change in presidency - Ventures Africa;

Ghana has decided: Ghana embraces change in presidency - Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaGhana has decided: Ghana embraces change in presidencyVentures AfricaGhana opposition leader, Nana Akufo-Addo, has won the Ghanian presidential election. The current president of Ghana John Dramani Mahama, who ran for a second term under the National Democratic Congress, conceded defeat by calling Nana Addo ...and more »

Gambia leader's rejection of defeat 'null and void,' AU says - Fox News

Gambia leader's rejection of defeat 'null and void,' AU saysFox NewsDAKAR, Senegal – The African Union is calling the sudden rejection by Gambia's longtime leader of his election defeat "null and void" as the tiny West African nation is urged to remain calm. President Yahya Jammeh late Friday announced that he no ...and more »

London Letter: Jammeh's Election “Annulment” And UNSC - Jollofnews;

London Letter: Jammeh's Election “Annulment” And UNSC - Jollofnews

JollofnewsLondon Letter: Jammeh's Election “Annulment” And UNSCJollofnews(JollofNews) – This was not unexpected and commentators had suggested that is exactly what would happen. Jammeh had declared that he would “rule for a billion years” and mere poverty stricken voters would not dethrone him. The so-called “annulment” is ...and more »

I'm staying after all, says defeated Gambian leader - The Times (subscription);

I'm staying after all, says defeated Gambian leader - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)I'm staying after all, says defeated Gambian leaderThe Times (subscription)The Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh has rejected the result of the presidential election a week after conceding defeat, raising the risk of civil unrest. The president is now seeking to extend his 22 years in power, citing “unacceptable errors” in a ...and more »