The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh pictured in Abuja, Nigeria in February 2014. Photo: AP The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh pictured in Abuja, Nigeria in February 2014. Photo: AP
The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh pictured in Abuja, Nigeria in February 2014. Photo: AP

‘Dozens arrested’ after failed Gambia coup

Crackdown on dissidents underway after cache of arms and explosives is discovered following failed coup president says was backed by the West

The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh pictured in Abuja, Nigeria in February 2014. Photo: AP The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh pictured in Abuja, Nigeria in February 2014. Photo: AP
The Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh pictured in Abuja, Nigeria in February 2014. Photo: AP
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