Breaking News: Jammeh departs Gambia for Guinea Conakry

By Our Correspondent
The disgraced former President of The Gambia, Mr. Yahya Jammeh and his entourage have departed the Banjul international airport for neighbouring Guinea Conakry.
He was at the airport to bid his supporters and aides who appeared sad and distressed bye bye to forestal impending ouster by ECOWAS forces occasioned by the Swearing in of his successor, Adama Barrow.
A Gambian who was at the airport stated, “This was the day, we have been working for Gambia. Yahya Jammeh is history. He was booed while leaving town. His supporters have all went into hiding.
Security agencies were said to be on the ground at the airport to see off Jammeh.
Meanwhile, President Adama Barrow, told Al Jazeera TV, that he told the people who were involved in the negotiations for Jammeh to step down to ask Jammeh to leave the Gambia in the interest of peace.
He said it would be hard for his government to accomplish its mission if Jammeh’s continues to live in The Gambia, as a private citizen.
Mr. Barrow said Mr, Jammeh is free to return to the Gambia, later, but for now, he should just pack and leave.

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