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The Gambia: A lesson to learn for African dictators

On Sunday, hundreds of Banjul residents cheered a military force by ECOWAS, the West African regional bloc, as it entered the capital to provide...

Burkina Faso advances to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals as...

A defensive mix up gifted Burkina Faso the lead, as defender Rudinilson Silva headed past onrushing goalkeeper Jonas Mendes and into his own net. On-loan...

ECOWAS military forces enter Gambia’s presidential compound: witness

BANJUL - Soldiers from West African regional force entered Gambia's presidential compound, State House, on Sunday, a witness said, in an operation launched to...

President Adama Barrow says state coffers appear empty

DAKAR - Gambia's new President Adama Barrow said on Sunday that state resources appeared to have depleted when former leader Yahya Jammeh fled the...

ECOWAS troops seen near banjul: witnesses

BANJLU (Reuters) - Scores of West African Economic States of Africa, ECOWAS soldiers preparing to make a ferry crossing to Gambia's capital, Banjul on...

No immunity deal agreed upon for Jammeh, Senegal minister says

DAKAR/BANJUL (Reuters) - West African leaders did not agree to immunity for Yahya Jammeh during negotiations that convinced Gambia's longtime ruler to flee into...

South Africa’s First Black, Female Winemaker Goes Solo

In a country in which wine making is still predominantly a white, largely male profession, South Africa’s first black woman winemaker, Ntsiki Biyela, is...

Jammeh on his way to Banjul International Airport

Jammeh on his way to Banjul International Airport..Listening to his passing convoy at Wesfield via phone, I could hear 'Alhamdulilah Jammeh dem nah' by...

Former Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh flies into exile to Equatorial Guinea

BANJUL (Reuters) - Gambia's former leader Yahya Jammeh on Saturday flew into exile in Equatorial Guinea after stepping down under pressure from West African...

Ex-President Yahya Jammeh left the Gambia on Saturday evening after 22...

Ex-President Yahya Jammeh left the Gambia on Saturday evening after 22 years of rule. This paves the way for coalition candidate Adama Barrow, who was...