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Buhari Sets Up Gambia Mediation Team

Buhari Sets Up Gambia Mediation Team

President Muhammadu Buhari has set up a Mediation Support Team to assist him in resolving the political impasse in The Gambia. The MST, headed by foreign affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama will work with the team of the co-mediator, President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana. Both Buhari and Mahama were mandated by the Economic Community of […]

Nigeria, Senegal, Other ECOWAS Members Set To Remove President Yahya Jammeh By Force

Nigeria, Senegal, Other ECOWAS Members Set To Remove President Yahya Jammeh By Force

West Africa’s regional bloc, ECOWAS, has put standby military forces on alert in case Gambian President Yahya Jammeh does not step down when his mandate ends on January 19. The ECOWAS Commission president, Marcel de Souza, said this on Malian TV Thursday night. Mr. Jammeh has vowed to stay in power despite losing a December […]