Yahya Abdul-Aziz Jemus Junkung Jammeh is the president of Gambia. As a young army officer, he took power in a July 1994 military coup and was elected as President in 1996; he was re-elected in 2001, 2006, and 2011.
Named Hon. Citizen of Georgia1993, Hon. Lieutenant Colonel ADC, Alabama Stat... 1993, Hon. Lieutenant Colonel ADC, Alabama State Military, 1994, Grand Commander Order AL-FATAH, highest Libyan Insignia, 1995, Order of Brilliant Jade with Grand CORDON of ROC, highest Chinese Insignia, 1996, Hon. Admiral, Alabama State Navy, 1998, Grand
recipient Pan-African humanitarian award Pan-African Foundation and World Council1997, Islamic Worldwide Grand Prix, Cheikhna Ch... 1997, Islamic Worldwide Grand Prix, Cheikhna Cheikh Saad Bouh Foundation, Dakar, 1998, 2000, West African Mining award, Canada, 2007, Honor is Coming, University Gambia, 2007, Certified Love, Gambia Pastors Intercessory Forum, 2007, Platinum award, University