Gambia election: Yahya Jammeh in bid for fifth term

Gambia election: Yahya Jammeh in bid for fifth term
 

Gambians are due to head to the polls to choose a president with Yahya Jammeh seeking a fifth term in office.
Most of the main parties have united behind estate agent Adama Barrow to challenge Mr Jammeh.
Human rights groups have accused Mr Jammeh of harassing the opposition ahead of the poll - charges he has dismissed.
The Gambia has not experienced a democratic transition of power since independence from the UK in 1965.
Observers from the European Union (EU) and the West African regional bloc Ecowas are not attending the vote.
Gambian officials expressed opposition to the presence of... read more

 
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