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DRIBBLING FATE

Director: Fernando Vendrell
Year: 1998
Country: Cape Verde
Language: Cape Verdean Creole, Portuguese

Much like my last entry, FeguiboxDribbling Fate is a sports film from a tiny African nation. 441 more words

Western Africa

The Gambia crisis: Yahya Jammeh says he will step down

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Image captionMr Jammeh had said there were irregularities in the presidential election

The Gambia’s long-term leader Yahya Jammeh says he will step down, after refusing to accept defeat in elections. 171 more words

The Muslim Times

At least 26,000 people flee Gambia to Senegal as refugees - U.N.

At least 26,000 people have fled Gambia into Senegal fearing President Yahya Jammeh’s decision to stay in power after losing an election in December could spark unrest, the United Nations said on Wednesday, citing Senegalese government figures. 62 more words

The Muslim Times

Gambian President Jammeh declares state of emergency

 Reuters International

JAN 17, 2017 

FILE PHOTO – Gambia’s President Al Hadji Yahya Jammeh attends the plenary session of the Africa-South America Summit on Margarita Island September 27, 2009. 181 more words

The Muslim Times

Use religion for progress of country — President Akufo-Addo

VICTOR KWAWUKUME 13 JANUARY 2017

  Alhaji Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih (left), Ameer and Missionary In -charge, Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Ghana, presenting a Quran to President Akufo-Addo. 778 more words

The Muslim Times

Dreaming of Europe: the last young man left in a Senegalese village

Life is lonely and humiliating for Goundo Wandianga, 21, whose friends and twin brother have all gone to seek their fortunes 177 more words

The Muslim Times