Barrow sends delegation to the family of late Tijanniya Kalifa General

Monday, March 20, 2017

On Friday, a high-powered delegation consisting the Minister of Works, Hon Bai Lamin Jobe, the Gambian Ambassador to Senegal, Pa Momodou Njie, Dembo Bojang, personal adviser to the President on Religious and Social matters, Musa Drammeh, special adviser to the President on Investment and Private Sector matters, Imam Momodou Lamin Touray, President of the Gambia Supreme Islamic Council, and Imam Tafsir Gaye, representative of the Tijanniya TARAKIYA in The Gambia, left the country for Senegal to extend condolences to the family of  the late Tijanniya Kalifa General Sheikh Ahmed Tijan Sy on behalf of President Barrow and the Gambian people.

The sad news occurred on Wednesday 15 March at Tivaouane, Senegal.

The late Kalifa General Sheikh Ahmed Tijan Sy was a prominent Islamic Sufi who has worked tirelessly for the success of the Tijanniya brotherhood.

Author: Rose Zahra Gomez