Buhari hosts W'African leaders on The Gambian impasse Monday - http://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog)

In furtherance of his mandate as mediator, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari will be hosting four other West African leaders to a meeting aimed at avoiding violence and preserving democracy in The Gambia. President ...

African leaders should rally against Gambia's bully-in-chief - Tehran Times

On a recent visit to New York City, I looked down from a subway overpass on a fight between two men. The shorter of the two pummeled his opponent, who raced across a busy intersection to escape the blows. Then a surprise: He stopped, stiffened his back ...

Gambia: ECOWAS leaders meet in Abuja today - Daily Trust

President Muhammadu Buhari will today host four other West African leaders to a meeting aimed at avoiding violence and preserving democracy in The Gambia. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu disclosed ...

Gambia: Buhari hosts emergency talks - News Agency of Nigeria (satire) (press release)

President Muhammadu Buhari will be hosting four other West African leaders to an emergency meeting aimed at avoiding violence and preserving democracy in The Gambia. The meeting in Abuja on Monday follows the one in Accra on the sidelines of the ...

Gambia: Buhari hosts West African leaders - Premium Times

Less than two weeks to the day President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia was scheduled to hand over to President-elect Adama Barrrow, West African leaders will meet in Abuja for a meeting to ensure peaceful transition. Mr. Jammeh, who initially conceded ...

Gambia: Buhari hosts West African Leaders in Abuja on Monday - Guardian

Nigeria's Muhammadu Buhari is in The Gambia with other ECOWAS leaders to insist on the sanctity of the electoral process, and respect for the wishes of the people. PHOTO: TWITTER/ MUHAMMADU BUHARI. President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday ...

The Gambia: President Buhari To Host ECOWAS Leaders In Abuja On Monday - SaharaReporters.com

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) chose Mr. Buhari to mediate the negotiations, while immediate past president of Ghana, John Mahama, will serve as co-mediator. by Sahara Reporters, New York Jan 08, 2017. As part of the ...

Aisha Buhari First Lady demands apology from Sahara Reporters - Pulse Nigeria

Mrs. Buhari made the demand in a statement signed by her media aide, Adebisi Olumide-Ajayi, in Abuja on Sunday. Published: 08.01.2017; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail · Aisha Buhari play. Aisha Buhari ...

ECOWAS pursues peaceful mediation over military intervention in Gambia - africanews

The Economic Community of West African States has resorted to solving the crisis in Gambia using peaceful mediation as against the earlier suggested military intervention. The chairperson of the West African regional bloc, Liberia's President Ellen ...

US State Dept. wants Gambia Embassy families to evacuate as president refuses to give up power - RT

The US has ordered the evacuation of embassy personnel families from Gambia, as tensions heat up ahead of the end of President Yahya Jammeh's term. West African countries say they are standing by to help out with negotiations. A statement from the US ...

US State Department Warns Citizens To Leave The Gambia - SaharaReporters.com

“The US Department of State warns US citizens against travel to The Gambia because of the potential for civil unrest and violence in the near future,” the statement said. by News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Jan 08, 2017. The United States has warned its ...

Don't go to Gambia, US warns citizens - Premium Times

It told those there to consider leaving the country, citing the risk of unrest as President Yahya Jammeh digs in despite losing an election. “The US Department of State warns US citizens against travel to The Gambia because of the potential for civil ...

Gambian Man In Trouble For Stealing President Jammeh's Cattle - Jollofnews

(JollofNews) State prosecutors in the Gambia have filed criminal charges against a man accused of stealing two farm animals belonging to President Yahya Jammeh. Sadibou Badjie of Bwiam village, Foni Kansala District in the West Coast Region is said to ...

Gambia's Adama Barrow congratulates President Akufo-Addo - Citifmonline

The president-elect of Gambia, Adama Barrow, has congratulated the newly sworn in President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo. In a statement that was posted on his Twitter handle, Mr. Barrow congratulated Nana Addo, and called on him to continue John ...

US orders families of embassy personnel out of Gambia - News24

Accra - The West African regional bloc stands with the people of Gambia and will apply diplomatic solutions to solve the country's political crisis, the body's chair said on Saturday. The Economic Community of west African States has before threatened ...

West African leaders 'won't deploy forces to Gambia for now' - Press TV

Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf arrives in the Gambia's capital city of Banjul, December 13, 2016. (Photo by Reuters). West African leaders will continue mediation to ensure the peaceful transfer of power in The Gambia and have no plans to ...

Gambia must follow Ghana's example – ECOWAS Chair - GhanaWeb

The President of Liberia and ECOWAS Chair Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has tasked Gambia to follow the example set by Ghana with regards to the recent elections. Addressing the gathering at the inauguration of the President of Ghana, Nana Akufo, Ellen ...

Gambia crisis: West Africa bloc to apply diplomatic solutions - News24

Accra - The chair of the west African regional bloc says the body stands with the people of Gambia and will apply diplomatic solutions to solve the country's political crisis. The Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) has threatened to ...

The Gambian crisis: Is forceful ejection a better option? - Guardian

An image grab taken on December 3, 2016 from a video of the Gambia and Television Services (GRTS) broadcasted on December 2, 2016, in Banjul shows outgoing Gambian President Yahya Jammeh speaking during a press conference after being ...

Yahya Jammeh: The Butterfly That Calls Itself A Bird By Maduka Onwukeme - SaharaReporters.com

Sheikh Prof. Alhaji Dr. Yahya Jammeh has called the bluff of the rest of the world. Jammeh is talking tough and has literally told the world to go to hell. Jammeh has not only rebuffed all pleas to respect the wishes of the Gambian People and concede ...