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#YAHYA Jammeh

# yahya-jammeh - Monday 23 January, 2017

Exiled Gambian leader 'stole millions' from country in his final weeks of power

Yahya Jammeh flew out of The Gambia on Saturday.

# yahya-jammeh - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Gambians fear another U-turn after leader promises to step down again

Yahya Jammeh promised he would leave the country on national TV this morning.

Profile: Gambia's enigmatic leader who refused to cede power (and claims he can cure AIDS with herbs)

Yahya Jammeh, who had until last night refused to accept his losing result in last month’s election, has led the west African nation since seizing power in a coup 22 years ago.

# yahya-jammeh - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Gambia President: LGBT stands for leprosy, gonorrhoea, bacteria and tuberculosis

Speaking today on State television, Yahya Jammeh referred to homosexuals as “vermin”.