Yahya Jammeh

The Gambia after Yahya Jammeh: Reconciliation no easy task

Fred Muvunyi

Gambian President Adama Barrow might have managed to succeed the longtime leader, but the West African nation remains divided along ethnic lines

'No sex, no coffee, no ARVs': Former president's quackery could land him in court

Adri Kotze , Momodou L. Jaiteh

Former Gambian president Yahya Jammeh will be the first African head of state to be tried for violating the rights of HIV-positive people.

​Africa for optimists: 2017 in review

Simon Allison

Not feeling so hopeful? Click here for the other side of the coin in our ‘Africa for pessimists: 2017 in review’.

Editorial: Shout a bit louder, SADC


'Instead of safeguarding Zimbabwe’s democracy, SADC repeatedly rubber-stamped Mugabe’s regime'

Cleaning up the tyrant’s mess

Simon Allison

After forcing out Jammeh, The Gambia must fix what he broke