Gambia-Senegal Frontier Closed - Reports

Updated: Wed 23 Apr, 09:31 am

There are unconfirmed reports that President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia has ordered the closure of his country's border with Senegal in what is believed to a dispute over the transport tariff levy between … read more »

Gambia's Jammeh to Fight Gays As 'Mosquitoes'

Updated: Thu 20 Feb, 09:47 am

President Yahya Jammeh has described gays as "vermin," vowing to "fight them the same way we are fighting malaria-causing mosquitoes". read more »

Gambia Withdraws from Commonwealth

Updated: Thu 3 Oct, 05:50 am 2013

President Yahya Jammeh has taken his country out of the Commonwealth, becoming the first African leader to do so since President Robert Mugabe. read more »