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The Gambia (Vol 13, 2016)
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See also Gambia 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2017 | 2018.

Contents Volume 13, 2016.

1 December 2016 was a watershed moment in the annals of Gambian political history. With an estimated turnout of more than 70% in a presidential election that was by all accounts deemed free and fair, Adama Barrow, an obscure and lesser-known candidate of the opposition caused a major upset, defeating Yahya Jammeh, th…

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Bellagamba, Alice, “The Gambia (Vol 13, 2016)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2016_COM_0008>
First published online: 2017



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