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No immunity deal agreed for Gambia’s Jammeh according to Senegal minister

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West African leaders did not agree to immunity for Yahya Jammeh during negotiations that convinced Gambia's longtime ruler to flee into exile,...

Deadline issued for Jammeh after West African military halt Gambia operation

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West African armies halted an operation in Gambia aimed at installing the country's new president, Adama Barrow, on Thursday so regional leaders...

U.N. backs West African efforts to install new Gambia president

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The United Nations Security Council on Thursday backed efforts by West African states to ensure Gambian President Adama Barrow assumes power from...

ISS: Gambia – a test of ECOWAS’ commitment to democracy

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While many of US President-elect Donald Trump's opponents vowed to boycott his inauguration on Friday, across the Atlantic, opponents of tiny Gambia's...

West African states readying for Gambia intervention

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Nigerian and other West African countries are preparing a joint force to intervene militarily in Gambia if President Yahya Jammeh does not...

South Africa welcomes ECOWAS involvement in The Gambia

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South Africa's Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) this week said it supported mediation efforts by ECOWAS (Economic Community of West...

West African leaders to take ‘major decision’ on Gambia

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West African leaders will take a "major decision" on the political impasse in Gambia at a meeting in Ghana, a spokesman for...

ISS: How ECOWAS has got peacebuilding right

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The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has been at the forefront of West African peace and security efforts. This has...

West Africa’s ECOWAS extends mission in crisis-hit Guinea-Bissau

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West Africa's ECOWAS regional bloc on Saturday extended a security force in Guinea-Bissau into 2016 to help protect state institutions amid a...

South African Cabinet welcomes ASF

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Minister in the Presidency, Jeff Radebe, has welcomed an AU Summit resolution on behalf of Cabinet to establish "a united and functioning...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...