Still current at: 6 October 2013
Updated: 3 October 2013
Latest update: Summary – The Gambia announces withdrawal from the Commonwealth
On 2 October, The Gambia announced its immediate withdrawal from the Commonwealth. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is seeking clarification of this announcement. There are no apparent implications for UK visitors.
Following political disagreement between the government of The Gambia and the European Union about the deterioration of human rights in The Gambia there has been an increase in political tension which may lead to unannounced demonstrations in Banjul and other parts of the country. You should avoid all demonstrations.”
Read more here: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/gambia