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Gambia 'cancels ex-president Jammeh's diplomatic passport'

The Gambian government has revoked former president Yahya Jammeh’s diplomatic passport and those of his family.

AP news agency reports that they are among 207 Gambians who have had their privileges cancelled with immediate effect. 59 more words


New Peace and Justice group to launch African Liberation Day May 25

M. Lamin Saidykha

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – The former head of Greenpeace Africa took the opportunity of the climate march in Washington last weekend to announce that “Africans Rising for Justice, Peace and Dignity”- a new Africa-wide social movement focused on climate change – will be officially launched on African Liberation Day – May 25. 457 more words


See Gobe! Gambia React To Yahya Jammeh For $50m Theft, As What They Are Doing To Him In Exile Will Shock You

Yahya Jammeh sure left his mark in Gambia.

The Gambia’s former ruler Yahya Jammeh stole at least $50m from the state, the country’s justice minister said on Monday, in the first major anti-corruption move by the country’s new president. 266 more words


Gambian ex-President Yahya Jammeh 'stole $50m' from state

The Gambia’s former president stole “at least” $50m (£38.4m) from the state before he left the country in January, the justice minister has said.

Yahya Jammeh is accused of withdrawing the money via a state telecoms company. 110 more words


The Gambia Moves On From The Past

After the oppressive rule of former President Yahya Jammeh, The Gambia has decided to move on, and this is in part down to the will of the Gambian people. 883 more words

Press: photographing repatriated Gambians for IRIN News - images © Jason Florio

‘Just two weeks earlier, he was languishing in a prison near Tripoli; his third spell in detention during the nine months he spent in Libya trying to board a boat to cross the Mediterranean…’ … 55 more words
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