Gambia's President Inaugurated With Fanfare, Cheers
This is President Adama Barrow's second inauguration - his first was in Senegal when Yahya Jammeh refused to hand over power after losing the election.
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- 20 February 2017
An estimated 25,000 people packed into the city's Independence Stadium, along with several regional heads of state, to attend President Adama Barrow's ... see more »
Al Jazeera, 18 February 2017
Adama Barrow has been sworn in as president on Gambian soil, marking the end of a tense political standoff with the West African nation's former leader. Read more »
Ghana Star, 18 February 2017
The new Gambian president Adama Barrow will be formally inaugurated today, February 18, at the Independence Stadium in the capital, Banjul. Read more »
Govt of Gambia, 17 February 2017
As you know, on 19th January, I had the honour to be sworn in as the President of the Republic of The Gambia, reflecting the will of the people expressed in free elections. We are… Read more »
President Adama Barrow will be inaugurated in Gambia - he was inaugurated in Senegal after he won the election which former president Yahya Jammeh disputed - on February 18.
Barrow and his coalition government are riding high on a wave of popularity. But they have major challenges ahead in reforming a country that effectively has to be rebuilt from ... Read more »