sources informed this paper that Ebraima Manneh, a seasoned diplomat and an
accomplished civil servant, has been appointed Gambia’s ambassador to Sierra
Mr. Manneh, better known as Ebou Manneh, replaces late Femi Peters.
When contacted, Manneh who was until a couple of years ago the senior administrative secretary of the United Democratic Party, confirmed the story.
He was born in Banjul and studied at Gambia High School, University of Dakar, and the New Zealand University of Otago.
He had served in many ministries and government departments.
Meanwhile Mr. Lang Yabo former Gambian ambassador to Spain has been appointed new ambassador to UN to replace Dr. Momodou Tangara who is now Gambia’ s minister of Foreign Affairs.