Gambian President, Yahaya Jammeh has asked the ECOWAS body to allow judges decide his case. In a phone call made to the Chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Jammeh begged for assistance of ECOWAS to facilitate the release of judges to hear the case where he wants the inauguration of President-elect, Barrow restrained.
The Gambia’s top judge on Monday pulled out of hearing a bid by President Yahya Jammeh to halt the inauguration of president-elect Adama Barrow later this week, as the country’s political crisis rumbles on. The small west African country has been plunged in political turmoil since Jammeh disputed Barrow’s December election victory and refused to cede power. Continue reading Gambia top judge pulls out of inauguration challenge→
The brother and nephew of former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon thought they had a can’t-miss plan to sell an ailing skyscraper complex in Hanoi, Vietnam: pay $2.5 million in bribes to the head of a sovereign wealth fund in Continue reading Ban Ki-Moon’s brother docked in US→