Politics

Gambia’s APRC party lost half of its members
Politics

Gambia’s APRC party lost half of its members

Gambia’s main opposition APRC party has lost more than half of its members in key constituencies across the country, especially in the West Coast Region, according to party officials. The APRC held a meeting in Kanilai, former President Yahya Jammeh’s home village to celebrate his birthday ahead of the Muslim […]

Gambia charges 8 opposition supporters
Politics

Gambia charges 8 opposition supporters

Gambian authorities have arrested and charged eight supporters of the country’s former autocratic ruler, Yahya Jammeh, according to a senior opposition member. Among those arrested and charged included a former supporter and local council member for the UDP, Ousman Rambo Jatta. According to a criminal complaint seen by SMBC, Jatta […]