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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 […]

APRC will not be persecuted or banned: FTJ
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APRC will not be persecuted or banned: FTJ

Gambia’s former ruling party that is struggling to rebrand its battered image says it has “no problem” with its members, who have allegedly committed crimes against the state being arrested but will not allow persecution or banning of the party. Fabakary Tombong Jatta, the new leader of the APRC party […]

Gambia: Barrow’s Brazaville visit frowned upon
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Gambia: Barrow’s Brazaville visit frowned upon

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow, who said Republic of Congo’s autocratic ruler Denis Sassou-Nguesso is an “excellent adviser,” is facing criticism for visiting the longtime leader. Barrow heaped praises on Sassou-Nguesso during his first visit to the Central African region, where former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh is being holed up in […]