Author: Sam Phatey

Gambia: Former coupists reinstated into military
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Gambia: Former coupists reinstated into military

At least four ex-Gambian soldiers who fled into hiding after their release from prison have been reinstated into the military, military spokesperson, Lt. Col. Omar Bojang said. Lt. Col. Bunja Darboe, Captain Wassa Camara, Captain Yahya Darboe, Captain Pharing Sanyang were among more than 24 military officers that were accused […]

IMF lowers Gambia’s economic growth
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IMF lowers Gambia’s economic growth

Gambia’s economic progress has been dropped from 4.3% to 2.2% after its tourism and real estate sectors took that hardest hit during the two-month long political turmoil sparked by former President Yahya Jammeh’s refusal to hand over power to his rival, Adama Barrow. The IMF assessed the impact of exogenous […]