Gambia’s capital, suburb towns rapidly turn ghost as political violence imminent

Gambia’s capital city, Banjul, has rapidly turned into a ghost town, hours ahead of the end of term of incumbent President Yahya Jammeh and swearing in of...

Environment & Health ministers resign

In yet another blow and a sign to outgoing President Yahya Jammeh that his government is over, two more ministers on Tuesday tendered their resignations, exactly less...

Yahya Jammeh declares State of Emergency in Gambia

Gambia’s outgoing President Yahya Jammeh has declared a State of Emergency on Tuesday less than 48 hours before his mandate ends on January 19th and to hand...

ECOWAS Youth Council pleas with Jammeh to go peacefully & continue with life of...

The youths of West Africa, led by ECOWAS Youth Council has joined the call on outgoing Gambian President President Yahya Jammeh to hand over power peacefully and...

Gambia’s Foreign Minister, 2 other Ministers resign from Jammeh’s gov’t

In yet another big blow and a sign to outgoing President Yahya Jammeh that his government is over, three ministers of his government on Monday tendered their...

Sirleaf reacts angrily after Jammeh broadcast conversation on TV, says ECOWAS position hasn’t change

Liberian President and Chair of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of States and Governments has angrily reacted to Gambia’s outgoing President Yahya Jammeh’s move in broadcasting their...

Gambia’s Chief Justice recuse himself from injunction to stop Barrow’s inauguration

Gambia’s Chief Justice Emmanuel Fagbenle on Monday decided to stay himself away from the interlocutory injunction filed by outgoing President Yahya Jammeh for the court to stop...

Gambia’s National Assembly on ECOWAS mediation efforts

Gambia's National Assembly On Monday convened in an Extra-Ordinary Session to pass motion commending the efforts by the sub-regional body, ECOWAS, in resolving the post electoral impasse...

Jammeh phoned Sirleaf live on TV begging, calling her ‘My sister’

Gambia’s paranoid outgoing President Yahya Jammeh on Sunday made another surprising appearance on national television, this time on live phone call with ECOWAS Chair and Liberian President Ellen...

Senegal hosting Barrow until inauguration day

Senegalese President Macky Sall on Saturday in Bamako agreed to accommodate Gambia's President-elect Adama Barrow in Dakar and provide him security until his inauguration day next week,...

ECOWAS chiefs of Defence Staff meet on Gambian political impasse

West African military chiefs on Saturday met in the Nigerian capital Abuja as they prepare for a possible military action in The Gambia. Nigerian Chief of Defence Staff...

UNHCR: ‘Thousands fleeing Gambia fearing potential unrest’

Several thousand people, mainly children, have crossed into Senegal from the Gambia in the last ten days to escape growing tension over the results of last month’s...

Barrow meets French President Hollande at Mali Summit, discusses Gambia situation

Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow today met with French president François Hollande at the France-Africa Summit in Mali and discuss the current political situation in The Gambia. The ongoing...

Barrow held talks with West African leaders at France-Africa Summit in Bamako

Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow today held talks with West African leaders at the ongoing 27th France-Africa Summit in Mali. The ongoing 27th Africa-France Partnership, Peace and Emergence Summit...

Has President Buhari abruptly left Banjul after meeting Jammeh?

Unconfirmed report to The Fatu Network reveals that Nigerian president and chief mediator Muhammadu Buhari abruptly left Banjul immediately after meeting outgoing president, Yahya Jammeh without meeting...

‘If we fail the people of Gambia, we will be failing Africa’- AU boss...

Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission has called on the African Union Peace and Security Council to be unambiguous & unequivocal in its...

Barrow off to Bamako to meet ECOWAS leaders at France-Africa Summit

The ECOWAS mediation team has decided to fly out with Gambia’s President-elect Barrow to talk to all ECOWAS Heads of States at an ongoing Summit in Bamako,...

ECOWAS’ Gambia talks ‘failed’

The ECOWAS led talks to end the current political crisis in The Gambia has reportedly failed again as outgoing President Yahya Jammeh still remain defiant and refusing...

African Union says to stop recognizing Jammeh as Gambia’s President from Jan 19

The African Union has announced it will cease to recognise Yahya Jammeh as Gambia's legitimate president as of January 19th, the date he is due to hand...

‘No force on earth can stop the inauguration except God’- Mai Fatty

Lawyer Mai Ahmed Fatty, a leading figure in the coalition team has said nothing can stop the inauguration of President-elect Barrow on the 19th January. “There...

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