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Exclusive: Gambia’s new leader going to Hajj
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Exclusive: Gambia’s new leader going to Hajj

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow will be leaving the West African country on Saturday to the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, where he would be performing the Hajj pilgrimage. Barrow, 52, took over power in the mainly Muslim nation following months of political turmoil ignited by his predecessor’s unwillingness […]

Jammeh shipped 90 containers of illegal minerals
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Jammeh shipped 90 containers of illegal minerals

Gambia’s ex-President Yahya Jammeh has shipped out of the country at least 90 containers filled with minerals illegally mined from off-book fields in the last two years of his rule. Jammeh used his company, APAM to carry out the secret mining activities, mostly in western and eastern Gambia, denying the […]

Whether MOU was signed is immaterial
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Whether MOU was signed is immaterial

Gambia’s Minister of Agriculture and leader of the former ruling PPP party asserted that the unsigned Memorandum of Understanding that united opposition parties to defeat Yahya Jammeh was irrelevant. Omar Jallow rejoined that the most important part of their talks has been achieved, which was to rid the country of […]

Gambia: Seven months without a National Security Council
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Gambia: Seven months without a National Security Council

Although there are serious security challenges facing The Gambia, the country has gone seven months without a National Security Council, a lapse that should concern citizens. With high risks, the Barrow administration has evidently neglected an establishment that is an essential catalyst stabilizing the security situation in the country and […]