Gambian president declares state of emergency - Financial Times

President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia declared a state of emergency on Tuesday in what appeared to be his latest move to cling to power following his defeat at last month's election. Mr Jammeh, whose term expires at midnight on Wednesday, announced the ...

The Gambia's president declares state of emergency - BBC News

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends. He decried "extraordinary" foreign interference in his country's affairs and December's election. Regional leaders have been unsuccessfully ...

Eight-Year-Old Son of Gambian President-Elect Adama Barrow Suddenly Killed, But by Dog? - Face 2 Face (press release) (registration) (blog)

The son of runaway Gambian President-elect, Adama Barrow, has died under unclear circumstances after he was reportedly attacked by a dog in Manjie-Kunda, Gambia, on Sunday night, according to the BBC. FOLLOW US; Twitter · Facebook · LinkedIn ...

West African states prepare Gambia military intervention - Press TV

The handout picture released by the Nigerian Presidency on January 13, 2017, shows Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (R) welcomed by Gambian President Yahya Jammeh upon his arrival in Banjul. (Via AFP). Nigeria and some other African ...

Four Gambian Ministers Resign as Neighboring States Prepare to Step in - Voice of America

Gambia's ministers of finance, foreign affairs, trade and the environment have resigned from President Yahya Jammeh's government, state television said, as regional forces prepare to oust the veteran leader unless he steps down by Thursday. Jammeh, in ...

7 things you need to know about battalion that will remove Jammeh - NAIJ.COM

An army battalion that would be deployed to remove the Gambian President Yahya Jammeh if he refuses to step down from the office has been raised by the Nigerian Army. The Nigerian battalion would be deployed to Gambia any time after January 19, ...

Gambia: Jammeh Gets Ecowas Deadline - Step Down Midnight Tomorrow or Face Forceful Ejection - AllAfrica.com

Abuja — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has given the embattled President of The Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh, till midnight tomorrow to vacate office and hand over power to the country's President-Elect, Mr. Adama Barrow, or be ...

Four Gambia ministers resign from Jammeh's government - Reuters

BANJUL (Reuters) - Gambia's ministers for finance, foreign affairs, trade and the environment have resigned from President Yahya Jammeh's government, according to ministry sources and state television. The veteran leader lost a Dec. 1 vote to ...