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Nigeria’s Amina J. Mohammed wins the New African Woman in Politics and Public Office award

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Africa, Gambia | 0 comments

The fearless Gambian human rights activist won New African Woman magazine’s Woman of the Year Award at their Award ceremony that took...

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Gambia gets female parliament speaker

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Lawyer Denton is new Gambia Speaker Banjul, Gambia | AFP | The Gambia’s first female barrister was sworn in Tuesday as National...

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Gambia actress, Princess Shyngle flaunts her hot curves in new photos

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Africa, Entertainment, Gambia, Music | 0 comments

Princess Shyngle is a Gambian actress based in Ghana who is considered to be one of the most curvaceous ladies in the industry. Over time,...

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Barrow’s party wins Gambia parliamentary election

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

Gambian President Adama Barrow’s United Democratic Party (UDP) has won Thursday’s parliamentary election, taking 31 seats in the 53-member...

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Gambia elects MPs for post-Jammeh era

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

President Barrow Banjul, Gambia | AFP | Polls closed on Thursday evening in The Gambia with voters expected to usher in a new generation...

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Gambians begin voting in first post-Jammeh poll

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, News | 0 comments

An election agent directs a voter at a polling station in Bakau on April 6, 2017. Gambians head to the polls on April 6, 2017, for the...

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The Gambia prepares for first post-Jammeh poll

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

A boy walks past a car with a campaign flyer for Halifa Sallah, the Secretary General of People's Democratic Organization for...

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Gambia Bar Association protests appointment of Nigerian judges

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

Members of The Gambia Bar Association, GBA, have protested against the appointment of four High Court judges, which they claimed was not...

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‘Executed’ Gambian coup plotters exhumed

Posted by on Apr 2, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Former leader Jammeh is in exile jamm Banjul, Gambia | AFP | The bodies of three Gambian coup plotters, including a former US war veteran,...

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Senegal’s Macky Sall thanks Buhari for his efforts in The Gambia

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Gambia | 0 comments

President Macky Sall of Senegal has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his intervention in The Gambian political crisis which led to...

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Senegal’s President calls Buhari, lauds him on Gambia

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Gambia | 0 comments

Senegal’s  President Macky Sall has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for his role in ensuring peaceful transition of government in...

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Senegal’s Macky Sall lauds Buhari on Gambia

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

Mr. Sall praised President Buhari’s role in Gambia. The post Senegal’s Macky Sall lauds Buhari on Gambia appeared first on Premium Times...

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Gambia to set up truth and reconciliation commission

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

Gambia said on Thursday it would set up a Truth and Reconciliation Commission and offer reparations to victims of former President Yahya...

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Presidents of Egypt, Gambia, Ghana call Buhari

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

The three leaders wished Mr. Buhari well. The post Presidents of Egypt, Gambia, Ghana call Buhari appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria....

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Egypt, Gambia, Ghana call, wish Buhari well

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Gambia, News | 0 comments

By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Tuesday called President Muhammadu Buhari to wish him well....

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Gambia coalition near collapse over legislative election

Posted by on Mar 11, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Barrow and several opposition politicians united to defeat Jammeh but the relationship is already disintegrating. Banjul, Gambia | AFP |...

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Gambia to probe ex-president Jammeh’s personal finances

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Gambia | 0 comments

Gambia’s Government will launch an investigation into the finances of former long-standing President Yahya Jammeh, Justice Minister...

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Gambia coalition near collapse over legislative election

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Africa, Gambia, News | 0 comments

Gambia's new president Adama Barrow waves to supporters as he leaves the airport in Banjul on January 26, 2017, after returning from...

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Gambian journalists pressure govt after attack on reporter

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

Gambia’s leader Barrow rose to power with a promise to respect human rights and freedoms Banjul, Gambia | AFP | Journalists in The...

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Rapper Akon in Gambia, lights up two African nations

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in Africa, Entertainment, Gambia, Uganda | 0 comments

  Banjul, Gambia | AFP |  Cliched rappers spend money on bling and cars, but Senegalese-American artist Akon is looking skywards to...

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