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Gambia To Replace English As Gambia’s Official Language

AFRICANGLOBE - Gambia’ President Yahya Jammeh has announced that he is contemplating replacing English with one of the local vernaculars as the official language of the country. The major languages in the Gambia are Mandingo, Wolof and Jola, the latter being President Jammeh’s mother tongue.

Jubilant Supporters Storm Banjul As APRC Registers Landslide Victory

AFRICANGLOBE - It was a moment of excitement and jubilance as both the old and the young supporters took to the streets of Greater Banjul Area and the city of Banjul on Friday, 25 November 2011, immediately after the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) chairman announced the final results of the election and declared the APRC candidate who is also the incumbent president, His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya AJJ Jammeh as the winner