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Gambia revokes Jammeh’s diplomatic passport

Posted by on Aug 4, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

The Gambian government has revoked former president Yahya Jammeh’s diplomatic passport and those of his family. The revoked diplomatic...

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Gambia revokes diplomatic passports of ex-leader Jammeh and family

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Jammeh is in exile Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  The Gambia has revoked the diplomatic passports of ex-leader Yahya Jammeh and his associates,...

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Gambia revokes diplomatic passports of ex-leader and family

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, News, World | 0 comments

Yahya Jammeh looking / AFP PHOTO / MARCO LONGARI Have you read Trendiee Today? Click here to read The Gambia has revoked the diplomatic...

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Pollution clouds Gambia’s efforts to woo China

Posted by on Jul 30, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

The Gambia is courting Beijing’s attention after re-establishing diplomatic relations last year, but villagers and activists say...

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Adama Barrow: how do you solve a problem like The Gambia?

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Gambia’s leader Barrow rose to power with a promise to respect human rights and freedoms Adama Barrow: how do you solve a problem...

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Adama Barrow: how do you solve a problem like The Gambia?

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, News, World | 0 comments

Six months ago, businessman and political novice Adama Barrow took power in Africa’s smallest mainland country after delivering a...

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Six ECOWAS countries to utilise Nigeria’s state of the art aviation safety laboratory equipment

Posted by on Jul 24, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

The equipment cost about $5.8 million. The post Six ECOWAS countries to utilise Nigeria’s state of the art aviation safety laboratory...

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Gambian president sets up commission into Jammeh’s assets

Posted by on Jul 15, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  Gambian President Adama Barrow has set up a commission to probe the assets of former leader Yahya Jammeh, accused...

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Gambia to become first in sub-Saharan to eliminate malaria

Posted by on Jul 12, 2017 in Gambia, Health, News | 0 comments

Experts say Gambia could become the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate malaria on its track record of combating the...

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Gambia could become first in sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate malaria – Experts

Posted by on Jul 12, 2017 in Gambia, Health, News | 0 comments

Mr. Kandeh said that malaria rates in Gambia may rebound if more funding is not secured soon. The post Gambia could become first in...

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ECOWAS warns of group of Gambian armymen still loyal to Jammeh

Posted by on Jul 8, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

FILE PHOTO: Some troops are said to still loyal to former leader Jammeh Banjul, Gambia | AFP | The head of a West African force...

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52 migrants from Gambia, Nigeria, others dead as IOM rescues 600 in Sahara Desert

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

One of the Nigerian survivors narrated her experience. The post 52 migrants from Gambia, Nigeria, others dead as IOM rescues 600 in Sahara...

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IOM rescues 600 stranded migrants in Sahara Desert, 52 dead

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in Gambia, World | 0 comments

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said it rescued no fewer than 600 people since April 2017 through a new search and...

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ECOWAS extends military mission in The Gambia by 1 year

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Gambia, World | 0 comments

West African troops have extended their military mission in Gambia by one year after entering the country in January to force out longtime...

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West African troops extend Gambia mission for a year

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

New president Barrow will continue to be protected by ECOWAS Monrovia, Liberia | AFP |  The Economic Community of West African States...

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West African troops extend Gambia mission for a year

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, News, World | 0 comments

Liberia's President and ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) Chairperson Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (L) looks on as ECOWAS...

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One dead after Gambian protesters clash with ECOWAS troops

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

FILE PHOTO: Ecowas troops Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  A Gambian protester died of gunshot wounds Saturday, the day after being shot as...

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Gambia tackles sleazy image to diversify tourism

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in Crime, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

The Gambia has built a reputation as a haven for tourists willing to pay for sun, sand, sea… and sex. But its tourism board has ambitious...

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Gambia seizes ex-dictator Jammeh’s bank accounts

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Breaking news, Gambia, News | 0 comments

  Gambian authorities have seized assets including 86 bank accounts and 131 properties linked to former president Yahya Jammeh, an...

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Gambia’s Jammeh ‘stole $50m’, assets frozen

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Yahya Jammeh stole at least $50-million Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  The Gambia’s longtime former ruler Yahya Jammeh stole at least...

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