USAFRICOM’s Neo-colonial Dominance in West Africa: Behind the Change of Government in Gambia
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USAFRICOM’s Neo-colonial Dominance in West Africa: Behind the Change of Government in Gambia

AFRICOM and “Vanguard Africa” usher in a renewed phase of neo-colonial dominance Ousted Gambian President Yahya Jammeh was flown out of his country on Friday January 20 after the military intervention of troops from neighboring Senegal and air support from the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Reports surfaced that Jammeh will be taken to Equatorial Guinea…

‘Billion-year’ Gambian President was Installed by the CIA
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‘Billion-year’ Gambian President was Installed by the CIA

Gambian President and dictator Yahya Jammeh, facing a combined military force composed of Senegalese army troops, the Nigerian air force, and troops from Mali, Ghana, and Togo, has agreed to relinquish the presidency of Gambia. On December 1, 2016, Jammeh was defeated for re-election in a surprise upset by his little-known rival Adama Barrow. Jammeh…