Africa This Week: Gambia border dispute

Africa This Week: Gambia border dispute

Africa This Week on Islam Channel: We take a look at the Sene-Gambian Trade dispute which has intensified this week as well as other headline news. We also look at the jazz and its African roots. Guest Speaker: Sam Phatey, an African Affairs, Political, Conflict and Intelligence Analyst and Strategist. […]

Court security officer stand near a member of Gambia's Army force bus at the Supreme Court in Banjul, Gambia December 5, 2016. Picture taken December 5, 2016. REUTERS/ Thierry Gouegnon

Gambia: Risk of instability and repression

Amnesty International has warned Gambia risk plunging into violence and further repression by President Yahya Jammeh after he refused to hand over power to President-elect Adama Barrow and rejecting the outcomes of the country’s December 1 presidential polls. Sabrina Mahtani, Amnesty International West Africa researcher said President Jammeh’s rejection of […]