Africa troops enter The Gambia to secure Barrow's return
Jammeh flew out of The Gambia on Saturday, ending 22 years at the helm of the tiny west African nation, and landed in Equatorial Guinea a few hours later where he is expected to settle with his family.
Ugandans invent 'smart jacket' to diagnose pneumonia
The idea came to Olivia Koburongo, 26, after her grandmother fell ill, and was moved from hospital to hospital before being properly diagnosed with pneumonia.
The Gambia: Finally, Jammeh exits, Barrow set to return
Defeated President of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh has finally relinquished power after much pressure from the combined forces of the Economic Community of West African States, (ECOWAS) and the African Union (AU).
I’m returning to my homeland, says Barrow
President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow on Saturday said he was returning to his country following Yahya Jammeh’s announcement to step down as president.
More than 45,000 people have fled The Gambia
More than 45,000 people have fled a political crisis in The Gambia this month, the United Nations said Friday, as veteran leader Yahya Jammeh faced a midday deadline to leave office.
Jammeh demands extension of deadline to leave office
Gambia's leader Yahya Jammeh has asked for the extension of the deadline given to him to vacate office by the ECOWAS from noon to 4 pm local time, Reuters reported on Friday.
How The Gambia is testing West Africa’s resolve to protect democracy
The Gambia is an opportunity to reinforce election quality norms for the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The 15-member regional group was initially set up as a trading bloc.
The Gambia’s new president takes oath of office in Senegal
The winner of the December 1, 2016 election in The Gambia, Adama Barrow, was yesterday sworn in as new president.