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Gambia's President-elect to be sworn in at embassy in Senegal -officials 12:10 GMT

DAKAR (Reuters) - Gambia's President-elect Adama Barrow will be sworn in at a ceremony in the Gambian embassy in neighbouring Senegal on Thursday, diplomatic sources and party officials said.  Full Article

West African forces poised for Gambia intervention as leader's mandate ends 11:49 GMT 

BANJUL (Reuters) - West African troops were poised to intervene in Gambia on Thursday after President Yahya Jammeh's mandate expired and overnight talks to convince him to stand down failed.  Full Article  

Gambia's vice president quits after two decades in role -sources 10:18 GMT 

BANJUL (Reuters) - Gambia's Vice President Isatou Njie Saidy, who has been in the role since 1997, has quit, a government source and a family member told Reuters on Thursday.  Full Article  

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