Sabrina Mahtani, West Africa Researcher at Amnesty International provides an update on developments in the country on the day of the newly elected president Adama Barrow's inauguration.
Defeated president Yahya Jammeh has yet to step down. But he is being increasingly isolated as the vice-president and other officials resign.
She says people are in their homes and the streets are deserted.
There is concern about human rights violations.
Four radio stations have been shut down.
Listen to the update below: