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Gambia MPs’ car wreck injures two children in Senegal
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Gambia MPs’ car wreck injures two children in Senegal

Two children were seriously injured after a vehicle transporting four Gambian Members of Parliament hit them in the northern Senegal city of Mbour. The four parliamentarians were returning from the Pan-African parliament sitting in South Africa’s capital, Pretoria when the accident occurred 43 miles southeast of the Senegalese capital, Dakar. […]

Barrow faces dissent over appointment of Jammeh’s House Speaker
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Barrow faces dissent over appointment of Jammeh’s House Speaker

Pro-democracy activists are opposing the Barrow administration for appointing the West African nation’s former parliament speaker, Abdoulie Bojang as Ambassador to South Africa. Bojang’s appointment sparked fury amongst many, including Barrow’s supporters, who are calling on the Africa’s newest ruler to rescind the decision. Activists are accusing former Speaker Bojang […]

Gambia obliterates Jammeh’s name off state properties
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Gambia obliterates Jammeh’s name off state properties

Gambia is changing the names of state-owned properties associated with former President Yahya Jammeh’s name, his family or party, a decision that will mostly affect hospitals and foundations. In a swift decision after the emergence of corruption allegations and human rights abuses against Jammeh, the country’s health ministry have renamed […]