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KMC mayoral hopeful Bakary Badjie receives electrifying welcome
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KMC mayoral hopeful Bakary Badjie receives electrifying welcome

Bakary Badjie arrived in The Gambia receiving a spirited welcome from his supporters with his campaign team aiming to consolidate his unprecedented approval rating. Badjie drove through the Kanifing Municipality waving at supporters from his convoy, who were loud with their sloganeering and dancing traditional masquerades. Badjie is hoping for […]

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
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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 […]