of Turkey has issued a warm congratulatory message commending the government
and people of The Gambia for the peaceful and successful National Assembly
elections conducted in the country on Thursday 6 April 2017.
A press release from the Turkish Embassy in The Gambia reads: “We welcome the fact that the elections that took place in The Gambia on Thursday 6 April 2017 were conducted in a fair and free manner. We congratulate all political parties which took part in the elections.
“We hope that these elections which constitute a great milestone for the future of the Gambian democracy will bring forth beneficent outcomes for the friendly and brotherly people of The Gambia.”