GAMBIE | GAMBIA

19-Jan-2022 to 10:16

Barrow inauguration: W/African leaders converge on Banjul

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Several West African leaders are in the Gambian capital Banjul to witness Wednesday's inauguration for a second five-year term of President Adama Barrow following his re-election last month.

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28-Dec-2021 to 12:39

Gambian court dismisses opposition election petition

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A petition by The Gambia's opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) challenging President Adama Barrow's victory in the December 4th presidential election has been struck out of court, APA can report on Tuesday.

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25-Dec-2021 to 10:47

Jammeh liable over rape, murder - commission report

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia's exiled former president Yahya Jammeh is culpable for human rights violations including extrajudicial killings, rape, torture and disappearances during his 22-year rule, according to a newly released report by the country's truth commission.

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14-Dec-2021 to 12:42

Gambian police remand, charge "genocide apostle"

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Police in The Gambia say they have charged a 47-year-old man with terrorism and incitement to violence over an inflammatory audio calling for post-electoral violence by opposition groups, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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13-Dec-2021 to 11:37

Gambia election: Main opposition files lawsuit challenging results

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The main opposition United Democratic Party in The Gambia has on Monday filed a lawsuit challenging the results of the presidential election of December 4th.

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09-Dec-2021 to 09:19

Five takeaways from Gambia's presidential vote

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Adama Barrow may have been returned to the Gambian presidency with a bigger than expected margin of victory but some takeaways from the December 4th presidential vote are just as hard to miss.

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07-Dec-2021 to 10:59

Gambia poll protest: Opposition leader's home "teargassed"

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The streets of urban Gambia appear to be quiet on Tuesday, after Monday's skirmishes between the police and opposition supporters protesting the results of the presidential election which handed victory to incumbent President Adama Barrow.

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