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No more Islamic Republic of The Gambia, says Barrow

Written by Sam Phatey Former President Yahya Jammeh’s unilateral decision to name The Gambia an Islamic Republic is about to be reversed. Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow said the country will only be referred to as “The Republic of The …

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Trump bans federal funding for foreign NGOs that support abortion

US President Donald Trump on Monday signed a decree barring US federal funding for foreign NGOs that support abortion, relaunching a battle that has long divided Americans. It comes just two days after women led a massive protest march in …

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No immunity deal for Jammeh: Senegal

West African leaders did not agree to grant Yahya Jammeh any immunity during negotiations that convinced Gambia’s longtime ruler to flee into exile, Senegal’s foreign minister said on Sunday. Jammeh, who is accused of serious rights violations, led his country …

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Donald Trump surrenders his Android phone

Donald Trump has given up his beloved Android phone ahead of today’s inauguration, the Associated Press reports, though it is unclear what type of device he will use in the White House. According to The New York Times, Trump is …

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