News  |  Africa  

Gambia’s first post-independence president Jawara dies at 95

By Reuters   |   28 August 2019   |   3:43 pm  
Dawda Kairaba Jawara, Gambia's first post-independence president who led the tiny West African country for 24 years before being deposed in a 1994 coup, has died at the age of 95, the presidency said on Tuesday.

You may also like