Gambia's Jammeh Calls Ecowas Deployment 'An Act of War'
Leaders from the Economic Community of West African States had deployed troops to The Gambia after Jammeh said he would not accept the results of December's election.
West Africa: Yahya Jammeh Calls Ecowas Deployment 'An Act of War'
Al Jazeera, 1 January 2017
President Yahya Jammeh says the West African community's decision to send troops into The Gambia to force him to accept defeat in last month's presidential election, is "a… Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 2 January 2017
Privately-owned radio station Taranga FM was forced to shut down by Gambian authorities. This may be a sign of things to come if Gambian President Yahya Jammeh stays in power after… Read more »
President of Gambia Al Hadji Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh
Premium Times, 1 January 2017
For asking him to step down for a democratically elected president, the Gambian leader, Yahya Jammeh, has accused West African regional body, ECOWAS, of declaring war against his… Read more »
Foroyaa, 28 December 2016
The clock is ticking by the seconds, minutes and hours. Months are being reduced to weeks of expectations of peaceful transfer of executive power. Soon it will be days to the… Read more »
ECOWAS leaders say military intervention might be a possibility if diplomatic efforts fail to persuade President Jammeh to leave office. Read more »