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Gambian diplomat recalled from Russia

Jan 28, 2021, 2:42 PM

Yankuba Saidy, deputy head of mission embassy of the republic of The Gambia to Moscow, Russia has been recalled following his involvement in activities deemed unbecoming of a Foreign Service Officer.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad in a letter dated 25 January 2021 instructed Mr. Saidy to hand over all official matters to the ambassador immediately.

The ministry also instructed the ambassador to make arrangements for Mr. Saidy’s immediate return to Banjul and for the repatriation of his family and personal effects in consultation with the ministry.

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