Sep 9, 2020, 12:47 PM
The president of the Republic of The Gambia on Thursday 17 September 2020 will address the National Assembly on State of the Nation, according to a dispatch from the Office of the Clerk of the National Assembly.
The inauguration will be attended by former Senegalese president Abdulaye Wade.
Gambian president, Adama Barrow will also travel to witness the event, according to press release from State House.
The German Chancellor, the presidents of Rwanda, Liberia, Turkey and Guinea Bissau are all expected to grace the occasion.
The world of sports will be well represented by the FIFA President, the CAF President and other sports conferences.
SEM Macky SALL will kick off the inaugural gala match that will involve former Senegal internationals (Elhadji Diouf, Fadiga, Lacotte, Roger Mendy) to a selection of ancient African internationals such as Samuel Eto’o, Okocha, Boua Lia, Kufuor, Yaya Tourè etc.
The cultural side will be assured by Youssou Ndour, Waly Seck among other artistes.
Transport will be provided by TER and DDD.
The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) in partnership with GBos on Monday commenced a two day intensive enumerators training on Rental Property Survey at the National Malaria Control Conference Hall.
The Gambia yesterday confirmed 24 new cases of covid-19, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 170, with 5 deaths, sources emanating from the Ministry of Health confirmed to The Point.