Tag: Barrow

Regional force's mission in Gambia extended by three months

Barrow won a Dec. 1 election but Jammeh, who had ruled since seizing power in a coup in 1994, refused to step down.

Gambian President Barrow to return home Thursday

Barrow will face the task of restoring democratic governance in the sliver-like West African country after 22 years under Jammeh.

Gambians celebrate in the streets as Jammeh flees

Hundreds of Banjul residents assembled outside State House.

W.African military enters Gambia to install new president

Barrow took the oath of office on Thursday at Gambia's embassy in Senegal, calling for international support from West Africa's ECOWAS bloc.

Gambia's President-elect to be sworn in at embassy in Senegal

Barrow defeated President Yahya Jammeh in a December election but Jammeh has refused to step aside despite regional pressure