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Court rejects Jammeh’s request to stop inauguration

Gambia Supreme Court yesterday declined to stop Thursday’s inauguration of President-elect Adama Barrow. The Supreme Court ruling followed a petition by President Yahya Jammeh, seeking an injunction aimed at blocking Barrow’s swearing in. Jammeh’s constitutional term in office is expected …

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Dog Kills Adama Barrow’s Son In Gambia

The son of Gambia’s President-elect, Adama Barrow, has died after being bitten by a dog. Habibu Barrow was said to have died on Sunday while he was being taken to a hospital in Manjai near the Gambian capital Banjul. Mr …

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37 dead as Turkish plane crashes in Kyrgyzstan

At least 37 people were killed when a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village in Kyrgyzstan, according to a statement from Kyrgyzstan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations. “The number of victims is increasing quickly,” Elira Sharipova, a spokeswoman for Kyrgyzstan’s …

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Trump set to sack Obama’s men

Ahead of his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump has sacked some of the of U.S. government officials appointed by President Barack Obama. The purge is in a bid to wipe the slate clean, Sydney Morning Herald reports.   Scores of presidential …

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It’s not a crime to be fat -Ronaldo

Former Real Madrid star and Brazil legend, Ronaldo has responded to Michael Owen’s fat jibe. With an angry undertone,in  Ronaldo’s tweet, he said: “I am shocked as to how much importance my weight garners in the world we live in. …

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Russia has compromising information on Trump, says report

  Washington – U.S. President-elect Donald Trump was presented last week with classified documents containing allegations that Russian operatives claimed to have compromising information on him, U.S. news reports, said on Tuesday. A synopsis of the allegations was attached to …

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Ignore claims about President Mahama’s residence

Contrary to the claims being made that HE John Dramani Mahama, former President of the Republic of Ghana, has refused to vacate his residence, we wish to state and confirm that per the information officially communicated to the newly inaugurated …

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