Jan 19, 2017- The new president of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, inauguration, Senegal, West Africa

19th January 2017: Wally Sanyang and his friends watching the inauguration on T.V. of their new president, Adama Barrow, who is in the Gambian Embassy in Dakar, Senegal. Meanwhile, ex-president, Yahya Jammeh, refuses to cede power and remains in the State House in the Gambian capital of Banjul. ECOWAS troops, from neighboring West African countries, […]

Gambia Portraits of Victims and Resisters of a Regime © Jason Florio

    Gambia portraits – Ebrima Jabang, age 64, was arrested along with the opposition activist, Solo Sandeng, during the April 14th 2016 peaceful protest for electoral reform. He was taken to the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) headquarters, tied face down on a table and tortured by Yahya Jammeh’s personal hit squad, the Junglers, permanently losing […]

Media: Movable Beast – rhino relocation, Dodho Magazine

  Rhino relocation, South Africa – ‘I rode along on the first convoy operated by  Rhinos Without Borders from Free State, South Africa, to the Okavango Delta – a 1500km journey with 15 rhinos– this was the largest transportation of rhinos ever attempted. The rhinos were owned by a Free State farmer whose farm had […]

January 26, 2017 – The new president of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, arrives home. Images © Jason Florio

  January 26, 2017 Welcome home, Mr. President! A new era for The Gambia, West Africa President Adama Barrow returns, Gambia ‘A new era for The Gambia – President Adama Barrow arrives home from a brief exile in Senegal. Tens of thousands lined the road from the airport – it took 4 hours to make a journey that […]