Oct 21, 2020, 11:19 AM
China has noticed that The Gambia’s Independent Election Commission has announced the results of the presidential election. Relevant African observer groups have also recognised the process of the election. We are glad to see the peaceful election and extend congratulations to President Barrow on his victory.
The Gambia is China’s good friend and partner. China attaches high importance to relations with the country and stands ready to work together with the new administration in The Gambia to implement the outcomes of the eighth Ministerial Conference of the FOCAC and achieve new progress in our friendly and cooperative relations.
His Excellency Vice President Mr. Badara A. Joof recently received at State House a delegation from the World Bank, headed by Nathan M. Belete, the Country Director for Cabo Verde, The Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Mauritania, and Senegal.
The outgoing attorney general and Justice minister Abubacarr Tambadou has assured victims of former President Yahya Jammeh’s 22 year regime that they will get the justice they are yearning for.
A High Court judge has been accused of coercing and manipulating the police in Brikama to release his niece, who flaunted court orders and found to be in contempt by the Brikama Magistrate Court.