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Barrow appoints Nuha Touray as secretary general

May 27, 2020, 12:59 PM

His Excellency, President Adama Barrow, has appointed Nuha Touray as secretary general and head of the Civil Service effective Tuesday 26 May 2020, a news release from State House states.

His appointment follows the retirement of former Secretary General Muhammed B.S. Jallow, on 25 May 2020 at the age of 60 years.   

Mr. Jallow has now been appointed deputy executive secretary at the Senegalo-Gambia Permanent Secretariat.

Nuha Touray had once served as secretary to Cabinet under former President Yahya Jammeh.

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