YAHYA JAMMEH NEW VICE PRESIDENT
ECOWAS troops began Thursday a naval blockade and air reconnaissance of The Gambia. Things could accelerate in the next hour .
“I, Adama Barrow, do swear that I will well and truly execute the functions of the Office of the President of the Republic of The Gambia, that I will preserve and defend the Constitution and that I will do right to all manner of people according to law, without fear or favour, affection or ill-will. […]
THE SOLDIERS IN FARAFENNI CAMP SAY NO TO YAHYA .
Launches its offensive against Jammeh: General François Ndiaye will command the troops
ES Image captionYahya Jammeh is refusing to stand down and has the support of his army chief A political crisis is growing in The Gambia, where President Yahya Jammeh has declared a state of emergency after refusing to admit defeat in last month’s elections. With his term in office due to expire on Thursday, […]
he US government Tuesday called on President Yahya Jammeh to step aside peacefully to prevent “potential chaos” in the small West African nation. Mr Jammeh’s mandate ends at midnight but is refusing to handover power to opposition candidate Adama Barrow, who was declared winner of last month’s election. And as the standoff deepens, he […]