Jawara led the Gambia to Independence on 18th February 1965 until July 1994 when he was ousted in a coup led by ex President Yahya Jammeh
The accusation of sexual violence is one of several that have come up against Jammeh while he was in power
The sentences relate to events in 2017 after the ouster of strongman Yahya Jammeh
The country’s Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Fafa Sanyang, says BP will carry out an initial EIA at the A1 offshore block.
Its promotion of tariff-free movement of goods, people and services across the continent is also expected to favour SMEs
The new engagement will enable 430km new power distribution infrastructure