Jun 26, 2008, 6:08 AM
It is with heavy hearts that we bid farewell to Ambassador Barry L. Wells, the outgoing Ambassador of the
Like every Gambian, we wish to extend our sincere gratitude to him and his staff for a job well-done, especially in areas covering bilateral relationships between the two countries.
We will remember his achievements with great joy, as he devoted his tenure to cementing the already existing relationship between
Let us pay our gratitude to him now by continuing to focus on that dream and unify in a very real way among ourselves.
"I believe both the government of The Gambia and government of the
This is laudable as cordial relations between the two countries will go a long way in boosting trade and other important sectors for the mutual benefit of the two countries. While wishing Ambassador Wells and the family safe journey back home, we hope and pray that the Gambia-US relations continue to grow from strength to strength.
We, therefore, urge the American Embassy in The Gambia to continue the good work Ambassador Well has left unfinished during this sojourn, and wish him success in his endeavours.
We equally urge the government to nurture and foster the already established good relations between the two countries, and develop on those areas where there are lapses for the mutual benefit of all.
"For he is one of Nature's Gentlemen, the best of every time"