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Gambia: Immigration authorities resume issuing passports
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Gambia: Immigration authorities resume issuing passports

Gambian authorities resumed the issuance of passport barely two months after a ban was officially placed on it to protect the integrity of national documents. The government issued ‘strict’ guidelines, mainly to prevent non-citizens from obtaining Gambian travel documents and identification cards. First-time applicants will have to personally appear before […]

150 stranded Gambians return home from Libya
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150 stranded Gambians return home from Libya

Over 150 Gambians are expected to land at the Banjul International Airport through the support of the International Organization for Migration and Gambia government. A press release from the foreign affairs ministry said the migrants are expected to arrive in Gambia at 4 p.m. on Thursday. About 140 Gambians aboard […]

Gambia to reopen its embassy in Qatar
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Gambia to reopen its embassy in Qatar

Ousainou Darboe, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Gambia, said that his country was all set to reopen its closed embassy in Qatar. “Gambia’s embassy in Qatar that was closed by former President Yahya Jammeh will become operational within next five months, ” Darboe said in an […]