Mar 25, 2008, 6:05 AM
House, Banjul, January 30, 2020 – In a message dated 27 January 2020, His
Excellency, President Adama Barrow has sent condolences to the Speaker of the
National Assembly, Honourable Mariama Jack-Denton, on the sudden death of the
National Assembly Member of Niamina West, Demba Sowe, who passed away in
On behalf of the government and the people of The Gambia, President Barrow expressed heartfelt condolences to Speaker Jack-Denton, and through her office, to the National Assembly and the Sowe family.
“My thoughts and prayers are with you in these trying times. The demise of Honourable Sowe is a great loss to his family, the National Assembly as well as the entire nation because of his service to his constituency and the country. Honourable Sowe’s political engagement towards the advancement of our democracy was admirable,” President Barrow said in a letter to the Speaker.
The message concluded with prayers for his soul to rest in eternal peace.