Former president of Gambia, Alhaji Yahya Jammeh has left Banjul, the capital to begin an indefinite term in exile. He left just after 10.00pm for Conakry, along with President Alpha Conde.
Embattled former Gambia President Yahya Jammeh has left the State House in company of his mother, wife Zainab, son Mohammed and President Alpha Conde.
Gambia’s army chief General Ousman Badjie said he recognized new President Adama Barrow as the new commander-and-chief and would not fight a regional force poised to depose Yahya Jammeh, who has refused to step down.
While still awaiting the departure of Yahya Jammeh from The Gambia, President Adama Barrow, on Saturday promised the citizens of his readiness to operate transparent and all-inclusive administration.
Gambia’s former president, Yahya Jammeh will now leave Banjul on Saturday with President Alpha Conde of Guinea, to begin a new life in exile.
The deadline for defeated President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia to quit or forced out by UN-backed forces has expired with no news.