My fellow Americans,
It's a long-standing tradition for the sitting president of the United States to leave a parting letter in the Oval Office for the American elected to take his or her place. It's a letter meant to share what we know, what we've learned, and what small wisdom may help our successor bear the great responsibility that comes with the highest office in our land, and the leadership of the free world.
Yahya Jammeh’s wife of 17 years, Zeinab Suma Jammeh, and his children have reportedly fled The Gambia as regional forces threatened to forcefully evict the 51-year-old from office.
President-elect of The Gambia, in a tweet said his inauguration would hold at the Gambian Embassy in Senegal at four p.m.
Congregants at Goodness and Mercy Ministries, Zimbabwe had to lured into patting with their US$10, about N5,000 each to buy anointed umbrellas.
Gambia's national assembly has adopted a resolution to allow President Yahya Jammeh to stay in power for three more months, starting from Wednesday, just hours before the end of his official term.
The United States has told President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia to hand over power to President-elect Adama Barrow on Thursday or “put his legacy in peril”.
Outgoing Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends, state TV reports.