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Gambia: Electoral chief says APRC complaint has no bearing
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Gambia: Electoral chief says APRC complaint has no bearing

Gambia’s chief election commissioner, Alieu Mommar Njai says the complaint filed by the APRC party to not accept the outcome of the parliamentary polls has no significance, giving their reason. “We received complaints from APRC in writing that in some polling stations their agents did not sign the results sheets […]

African Petroleum to farm out Gambia, Senegal offshore oil
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African Petroleum to farm out Gambia, Senegal offshore oil

African Petroleum has signed an agreement with an undisclosed oil and gas company that specializes in offshore deepwater drilling. Under the agreement, the third-party will acquire 70% operated interest in African Petroleum’s SOSP production sharing contract (PSC) in Senegal and the A1 and A4 licenses in Gambia. “This is a […]

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 […]