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Gambia's Adama Barrow names Fatoumata Tambajang as VP

New deputy leader had previously vowed to prosecute ex-ruler Yahya Jammeh for alleged crimes committed by his regime.

Adama Barrow

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The Gambia: Ex-ruler Yahya Jammeh 'plundered coffers'

Exiled former leader accused of 'stealing' state funds as regional troops prepare to secure arrival of President Barrow.

Yahya Jammeh

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Gambia crisis ends as Jammeh leaves for exile

Newly elected President Adama Barrow to return to Gambia shortly as longtime ruler leaves country for Equatorial Guinea.

ahya Jammeh

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Adama Barrow pledges truth commission over Yahya Jammeh

Adama Barrow says he wants to 'get the facts together' regarding possible crimes of outgoing president Yahya Jammeh.

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Gambia's Yahya Jammeh 'agrees to step down'

Incoming President Adama Barrow says outgoing leader of 22 years has finally agreed to cede and will leave the country.

Yahya Jammeh

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Guterres: Thousands of child soldiers fight in Somalia

UN's Antonio Guterres concerned over new report saying nearly 6,200 children were recruited over a six year period.

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Jammeh offered final chance for peaceful exit

Leader of 22 years requests four-hour extension of deadline given by West African bloc to cede ahead of intervention.

West African troops

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Death toll from suicide blast at Gao army base rises

At least 77 killed in attack claimed by AQIM, French army spokesman says, as three-day mourning period begins.

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Adama Barrow sworn in as Gambia's president in Senegal

Adama Barrow, winner of December vote, is inaugurated in Senegal but longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh refuses to cede power.

Gambia president Adama Barrow

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Vice President Saidy quits, abandoning Yahya Jammeh

Saidy is the highest level official to abandon Jammeh, who refuses to step down despite losing last month's election.

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