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Gambia's top court to rule on Yayha Jammeh election case
10 Jan 2017
Gambia's Supreme Court is expected to hold a hearing after the ruling party launched an appeal for a rerun of last month's presidential election.
Gambia Election Crisis: Jammeh lambasts ECOWAS mediators
22 Dec 2016
West African bloc to 'uhold the result' of Gambia election
18 Dec 2016
The West African regional bloc said on Saturday (December 17) it will uphold the election result in Gambia, despite outgoing President Yahya Jammeh saying he will not step down.
UN tells Gambia's Yahya Jammeh to step down
15 Dec 2016
The UN has told Gambia's president that he must step down by January 19 when his term ends. Yahya Jammeh is refusing to accept defeat in the presidential election and mediation efforts by neighbouring countries have so far failed.
Gambia opposition warns of 'likely conflict' if president stays
14 Dec 2016
Gambia opposition warns of 'likely conflict' if President Yahya Jammeh does not accept election defeat. Jammeh has contested election win for opposition leader Adama Barrow
Gambia's president under pressure to step down
12 Dec 2016
Critics say Gambia's president Yahya Jammeh is 'behaving like a dictator' by rejecting the result of last week's election. Now the country's top court will decide what happens next.
Gambia's president rejects election defeat
10 Dec 2016
Gambia's president says he now rejects the outcome of an election which he lost after 22 years in power.
Senegal optimistic about The Gambia’s president-elect
5 Dec 2016
The Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow is talking to potential ministers to form a new government. Barrow is replacing veteran president Yaya Jammeh who has ruled the country for 22 years.
President-elect Barrow hails 'new Gambia'
3 Dec 2016
Opposition candidate Adama Barrow hails a 'new Gambia' in an interview with AFP, after pulling off a stunning victory in the Gambian presidential election.
Gambians herald 'new independence' after Jammeh defeat
3 Dec 2016
Gambians celebrate on Twitter after long time President Jammeh is beaten in elections.
The Gambia prepares for presidential election
26 Nov 2016
The Gambia prepares for the December 1 presidential vote, with leader Yahya Jammeh expected to return to power with a fifth term
Are African countries right to quit the International Criminal Court?
28 Oct 2016
With South Africa, Burundi and Gambia announcing they are to leave the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court, international media are asking if the Hague-based institution is in the process of crumbling.