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Two Chiefs Appointed in North Bank

Apr 22, 2008, 6:38 AM

Latest developments in the local government arena have seen the appointment of two chiefs over the weekend, reliable sources from official circles disclosed to this paper.

Modou Kenda Dibba, a 72-year-old native of Salikenni, now replaces Kabiro Kanteh, a native of Njaba Kunda. Mr Dibba's appointment is said to have appealed to a lot of people of the district, who see him as a good replacement on account of his experience in the chieftaincy institution.

In a related development Foday Sarr Jammeh was appointed in place of Sambou Jang Jagne of Upper Baddibou.