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New President Adama Barrow Arrives in The Gambia

New President Adama Barrow Arrives in The Gambia Updated

🕔19:14, 26.Jan 2017

New President Adam Barrow arrived from Senegal to the capital Banjul in The Gambia today. The United Nations has deployed officials to Gambia to help ensure a smooth transition from former President Yahya Jammeh’s government to that of incoming President

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Mr Jammeh Agrees To Step Down in The Gambia

Mr Jammeh Agrees To Step Down in The Gambia Updated

🕔10:43, 21.Jan 2017

Gambia’s defeated leader Yahya Jammeh announced early Saturday he will cede power, after hours of last-ditch talks with regional leaders and the threat that a regional military force would forcibly remove him. “I believe it is not necessary that a

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Troops Enter Gambia To Aid President Barrow

Troops Enter Gambia To Aid President Barrow Updated

🕔19:57, 19.Jan 2017

Senegalese troops have entered The Gambia to ensure Adama Barrow assumes power as the country’s new president, a Senegalese army spokesman has said. It comes shortly after Mr Barrow took the oath of office at The Gambia’s embassy in the

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