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Gambian crisis takes centre stage at Mali summit - Digital Journal;

Gambian crisis takes centre stage at Mali summit - Digital Journal

Digital JournalGambian crisis takes centre stage at Mali summitDigital JournalThe Gambia's political crisis dominated a Mali summit on Saturday as Gambian president-elect Adama Barrow appealed to west African leaders for help ending the impasse. Barrow flew to Bamako unexpectedly on Friday after holding crisis talks in Banjul ...and more »

AU to stop recognising Gambia's Jammeh as president - Aljazeera.com;

AU to stop recognising Gambia's Jammeh as president - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comAU to stop recognising Gambia's Jammeh as presidentAljazeera.comAfrican Union says it will not recognise Yahya Jammeh's presidency unless he steps aside when his mandate expires. 14 Jan 2017 13:24 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...and more »

African Union will stop recognizing Yahya Jammeh as Gambian president from Jan. 19 - Quartz

African Union will stop recognizing Yahya Jammeh as Gambian president from Jan. 19QuartzYahya Jammeh, long-time president of The Gambia, looks set to be caught in diplomatic cross-hairs with the African Union. After rejecting the results of the December elections which he lost, after initially accepting them with a concession speech on ...and more »

African Union to cease recognising Jammeh as Gambia's leader - FRANCE 24;

African Union to cease recognising Jammeh as Gambia's leader - FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24African Union to cease recognising Jammeh as Gambia's leaderFRANCE 24The African Union (AU) will cease to recognise Yahya Jammeh as Gambia's president as of January 19, when his mandate expires, the organisation's Peace and Security Council said on Friday. The decision comes as West African leaders are visiting ...and more »

Gambia dispute: African Union 'will not recognise' President Jammeh - BBC News;

Gambia dispute: African Union 'will not recognise' President Jammeh - BBC News

BBC NewsGambia dispute: African Union 'will not recognise' President JammehBBC NewsThe African Union has said it will no longer recognise The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh as the country's leader from next Thursday, when his term ends. The bloc warns of "serious consequences" if Mr Jammeh's refusal to give up power causes a crisis.and more »

Documents counter Nigerian Army denial of planned deployment of troops in Gambia - Premium Times;

Documents counter Nigerian Army denial of planned deployment of troops in Gambia - Premium Times

Premium TimesDocuments counter Nigerian Army denial of planned deployment of troops in GambiaPremium TimesInternal Army documents seen by PREMIUM TIMES have punctured claims by the Nigerian Army that it was not gearing up to deploy troops in the Gambia if President Yahya Jammeh fails to step down when his tenure expires on January 19. This newspaper ...and more »

AU asks Gambian President Jammeh to step down - Digital Journal;

AU asks Gambian President Jammeh to step down - Digital Journal

Digital JournalAU asks Gambian President Jammeh to step downDigital JournalThe African Union (AU) Friday urged Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh to respect last month's election results and quit power peacefully, warning of "serious consequences" if his actions cause a crisis. The AU's Peace and Security Council said "as of 19 ...and more »

Gambia crunch talks overshadowed by refugee crisis fears - Guardian;

Gambia crunch talks overshadowed by refugee crisis fears - Guardian

GuardianGambia crunch talks overshadowed by refugee crisis fearsGuardianNigeria's president Muhammadu Buhari met with the Gambia's leader Yahya Jammeh to persuade him to step down. PHOTO: TWITTER/ PRESIDENCY NIGERIA. West African leaders began crisis talks with President Yahya Jammeh on Friday over his refusal ...and more »

African Union will not recognize Gambia's Jammeh from Jan. 19 - Reuters;

African Union will not recognize Gambia's Jammeh from Jan. 19 - Reuters

ReutersAfrican Union will not recognize Gambia's Jammeh from Jan. 19ReutersGambia's President Yahya Jammeh, who is also a presidential candidate for the Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC), smiles during a rally in Banjul, Gambia, November 29, 2016. REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon. By Aaron Maasho and ...and more »

Nigeria Offers Gambian President Asylum, If He Steps Down - Voice of America;

Nigeria Offers Gambian President Asylum, If He Steps Down - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaNigeria Offers Gambian President Asylum, If He Steps DownVoice of AmericaNigerian President Muhammadu Buhari headed up a delegation to Gambia Friday to offer President Yahya Jammeh asylum if he steps down to allow for a peaceful transfer of power following last month's election. Jammeh, who has ruled the tiny West African ...and more »

African Union will stop recognizing Jammeh as Gambia's leader - Press TV;

African Union will stop recognizing Jammeh as Gambia's leader - Press TV

Press TVAfrican Union will stop recognizing Jammeh as Gambia's leaderPress TVThis file photo taken on March 28, 2014 shows Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh attending the 44th summit of the 15-nation ECOWAS. (Photo by AFP). The African Union says it will cease to recognize Gambian President Yahya Jammeh as the West African ...and more »

Nigeria army memo: Prepare 800 troops for Gambia if needed - Daily Mail

Nigeria army memo: Prepare 800 troops for Gambia if neededDaily MailLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian army memo orders officers to prepare a battalion of 800 troops for a possible military intervention in Gambia, where the longtime leader has refused to accept his election loss and step down. West Africa's regional ...and more »

African Union Urges Outgoing Gambian President to Transfer Power Peacefully - Sputnik International;

African Union Urges Outgoing Gambian President to Transfer Power Peacefully - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalAfrican Union Urges Outgoing Gambian President to Transfer Power PeacefullySputnik InternationalThe African Union calls for outgoing Gambian President Yahya Jammeh to transfer power peacefully to his elected successor and warns that it would stop recognizing Jammeh's authority as soon as his term ended, the Peace and Security Council of the ...and more »

West African leaders make last-ditch effort to end Gambian crisis - The Guardian;

West African leaders make last-ditch effort to end Gambian crisis - The Guardian

The GuardianWest African leaders make last-ditch effort to end Gambian crisisThe GuardianGambian president Yahya Jammeh is refusing to step down after 22 years in power. Photograph: Seyllou/AFP/Getty. The Gambia. West African leaders make last-ditch effort to end Gambian crisis. Regional politicians arrive in Banjul to persuade Yahya ...and more »

African Union says it will stop recognising Jammeh as Gambian president from January 19 - Reuters;

African Union says it will stop recognising Jammeh as Gambian president from January 19 - Reuters

ReutersAfrican Union says it will stop recognising Jammeh as Gambian president from January 19ReutersADDIS ABABA The African Union will cease to recognise Gambia's Yahya Jammeh as the West African nation's legitimate president as of Jan. 19, the date he is due to hand power to the winner of a December election, the AU's Peace and Security Council ...and more »

Jammeh's party petitions Supreme Court to halt Barrow's investiture - africanews;

Jammeh's party petitions Supreme Court to halt Barrow's investiture - africanews

africanewsJammeh's party petitions Supreme Court to halt Barrow's investitureafricanewsGambia's ruling party, the Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) on Thursday filed an application in the Supreme Court with the aim of blocking the inauguration of President-elect, Adama Barrow. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING.and more »

Regional leaders arrive in The Gambia to persuade Jammeh to quit - Deutsche Welle;

Regional leaders arrive in The Gambia to persuade Jammeh to quit - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleRegional leaders arrive in The Gambia to persuade Jammeh to quitDeutsche WelleShuttle diplomacy moves into top gear in The Gambia on Friday as visiting ECOWAS leaders seek to convince President Jahya Jammeh to step down. Gambians DW spoke to said he should make way for his successor. Gambias Präsident Yahya Jammeh ...and more »

Nigerian legislators OK offering asylum to Gambia leader - News24;

Nigerian legislators OK offering asylum to Gambia leader - News24

News24Nigerian legislators OK offering asylum to Gambia leaderNews24Lagos - Nigerian legislators voted Thursday to offer asylum to Gambia's longtime leader, who is refusing to cede power after losing elections. Legislators confirmed the vote in favor of authorizing Nigeria's leader to offer safe haven to President ...and more »

Gambia: Senegal 'Ready to Oust Jammeh' - AllAfrica.com;

Gambia: Senegal 'Ready to Oust Jammeh' - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comGambia: Senegal 'Ready to Oust Jammeh'AllAfrica.comPresidents Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria (left) and Liberia's Ellen Johnson Sireaf, along with former Ghanian President John Mahama meeting with Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh and Vice President Isatou Njie-Saidy (far right) in Banjul on January 13, ...and more »

Gambia Crisis : Mahama in Gambia for mediation talks - Pulse.com.gh

Gambia Crisis : Mahama in Gambia for mediation talksPulse.com.ghPresident Yahya Jammeh has said he will not step down before a Supreme Court decision on disputed elections, a ruling now not expected until May. Published: 13.01.2017; Emmanuel Tornyi. Print; eMail ...and more »