Tag: exile

Niger sentences exiled politician in baby-trafficking case

Niger's appeals court on Monday sentenced an exiled former presidential candidate to a year in jail for child trafficking, the final ruling in a long-running case that his lawyers have dismissed as...

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.

Gambians celebrate in the streets as Jammeh flees

Hundreds of Banjul residents assembled outside State House.

No immunity deal agreed for Gambia's Jammeh

He flew out of the capital Banjul late on Saturday as a regional military force was poised to remove him.