AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

Gambia and Senegal finally inaugurate connecting bridge

FARAFENNI, Gambia (AP) — Gambian President Adama Barrow and his Senegalese counterpart, Macky Sall, cut the ribbon this week on a project that was decades in the making, a bridge that links the north ...

Gambia begins truth commission hearings on rights abuses

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia has opened hearings for its Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission as the West African nation starts to address the alleged human rights abuses committed over mo...

Gambia's journalists, free from dictator, work to win trust

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Journalists in Gambia have launched a self-regulatory body they hope will offer legitimacy, and more freedom, to media emerging from a dictatorship that ruled the tiny West Afric...

US blocks ex-Gambian president, family from entering

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — The U.S. State Department says former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh and members of his immediate family are now ineligible for entry into the United States. Th...

Gambians embrace new freedoms with environmental activism

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — A vibrant environmental movement has begun in the West African nation of Gambia, where for more than two decades, few dared to speak out under the dictatorship of President Yahya...

AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

The Royal Blues Taipei wins immigrant soccer competition

The Royal Blues Taipei won the 2018 Taiwan Cup International Immigrants Soccer Competition held at Xinzhuang Sports Complex on Sunday by defeating a team of Vietnamese. The team clinched the title ...

Ghana: Prince Charles says visit to city evokes fond times

KUMASI, Ghana (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall have attended a dubar - a traditional celebration of leaders - as part of their visit to Ghana. The heir to ...

Prince Charles, Camilla land in Ghana on second Africa stop

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, have arrived in Ghana for the second stop of their West African tour. The royals landed Friday after...

Prince Charles praises Gambians for regime change

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles is applauding Gambians for overturning two decades of autocratic rule during his first stop on a West African tour. On Thursday, Prince...

Prince Charles in Gambia for first leg of Africa trip

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, have arrived in Gambia for a three-day visit. President Adama Barrow and first lady Fatouma...

'Dark days' over: Gambia launches truth, reconciliation body

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia has launched a truth, reconciliation and reparations commission to lay bare abuses committed under the 22-year rule of former leader Yahya Jammeh, with President Adama Bar...

'Dark days' over: Gambia launches truth, reconciliation body

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia has launched a truth, reconciliation and reparations commission to lay bare abuses committed under the 22-year rule of former leader Yahya Jammeh, with President Adama Bar...