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Defaced Barrow billboard replaced ahead of Saturday’s inauguration
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Defaced Barrow billboard replaced ahead of Saturday’s inauguration

The damaged poster of President Adama Barrow advertising Saturday’s inauguration has been replaced days after suspected opposition activists defaced it. A spray paint was used to write ‘no personality cult’ on a billboard advertising the inauguration of President Barrow, which coincides with the country’s 52nd independence celebrations. Barrow, who rose […]

UN ask South Africa, Burundi to follow in the footsteps of Gambia to reverse ICC withdrawal
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UN ask South Africa, Burundi to follow in the footsteps of Gambia to reverse ICC withdrawal

The United Nations has asked South Africa and Burundi to follow the example Gambia’s new administration by reversing its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. United Nations has formally received Gambia’s notice reversing its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. The world body received the […]

Barrow meets with former Jammeh ministers
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Barrow meets with former Jammeh ministers

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow met with former ministers of the exiled former President Yahya Jammeh at his Kairaba office on Wednesday. The Gambia had its first democratic transfer of power last month after a regional military force was deployed to flush out defeated Jammeh. Jammeh suffered defeat in the hands […]