Author: Sam Phatey

Gambia: Ex-President’s son being ping-ponged for a job
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Gambia: Ex-President’s son being ping-ponged for a job

Gambia’s new government is finding it difficult to find a position for the son of the country’s former president after his reinstatement in the civil service faced opposition from government workers. Ebrima Jawara, the son of ex-President Dawda Jawara was reappointed to serve as Director of Agriculture after charges against […]

Tangara still Gambia’s Ambassador to UN
Politics

Tangara still Gambia’s Ambassador to UN

Momodou Tangara remains Gambia’s Permanent Representative to the UN, a foreign ministry official confirmed to SMBC, debunking a report that the country’s chief envoy was sacked. Tangara was kept in his position amid a mass firing of ambassadors by President Adama Barrow upon taking power. Barrow opened a new UN […]

H.E. Mr Yusupha A. Kah, Ambassador, Gambia
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Gambia opens new UN Mission in Geneva

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow has appointed the country’s top diplomat to UNESCO as his chief envoy to a new mission to the UN Geneva office. Ambassador Yusupha Kah will be representing his country at the UN office, which is the second-largest of the four major office sites of the United […]