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As NA Convened Extra Ordinary Meeting, Banking Bill, Airport Project Loan To Be Considered

Jul 9, 2009, 5:22 AM

Members of the National Assembly will today Thursday 9th July 2009, convene in Parliament an extra-ordinary meeting of the National Assembly in the 2009 legislative year.

The meeting will consider the Banking Bill 2009, and a loan agreement between the government of the Gambia and OPEC Fund for International Development, for the Financing of Banjul International Airport Project, Phase II.

This, according to a news release from the Office of Speaker of the National Assembly, is in accordance with the powers conferred on the President of the Republic, under Section 98(1) (a) of the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of the Gambia.