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FTJ, Seedy Njie bounce back in parliament

Apr 14, 2022, 11:57 AM

The Office of the President has announced that based on the power vested in the president, His Excellency Adama Barrow, has nominated Fabakary Tombong Jatta, Seedy S.K. Njie, Maimuna Ceesay, Kebba Lang Fofana and Fatou K. Jawara National Assembly Members (NAMs) of the Republic of The Gambia with effect from Tuesday, 12th April 2022.

The nominated members will be sworn-in alongside the elected lawmakers today at the National Assembly. 

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