• Fareed Zakaria 2017-02-01 04:13

    By Fareed Zakaria

    Trump to reverse 70 years of U.S. foreign policy

    In his first days in office, Donald Trump has begun to reverse the domestic policies of the previous eight years.

  • Adama Barrow 2017-01-21 07:18

    Regional support for Gambia’s elected leader

    President Adama Barrow of Gambia was sworn into office on Thursday in a most unusual way.

  • Obama 2017-01-09 04:30

    By Vava Tampa

    Obama's last chance to make up for his failure in Africa

    In 2009, seven months after entering the Oval Office, President Obama pledged a new Africa policy. “Africa,” he declared in the Ghanaian Parliament, “doesn't need strongmen. It needs strong institutions.”

  • Yahya Jammeh 2017-01-01 05:47

    African leaders should rally against Gambia’s bully-in-chief

    By John Yearwood

    On a recent visit to New York City, I looked down from a subway overpass on a fight between two men. The shorter of the two pummeled his opponent, who raced across a busy intersection to escape the blows. Then a surprise: He stopped, stiffened his back, rolled up his sleeves and challenged his attacker to come get him. The short guy, suddenly fearing the worse, turned and ran away crying.

  • Iran deal 2016-12-31 20:53

    Key events in 2016

    In many ways, 2016 was a year of extremes. The world saw a massive wave of political change and natural catastrophes. As the year 2016 comes to an end, here’s a look back at the major headlines and events.

  • Congo 2016-12-25 02:36

    Congo’s and Gambia’s power-hungry presidents