Fatoumata Tambajang As VP In Gambia Said Adama Barrow

The Gambia’s president, Adama Barrow, has named senior politician Fatoumata Tambajang as deputy leader.

The announcement of Tambajang’s appointment will be followed by the unveiling of the rest of Barrow’s cabinet later on Tuesday, according to presidential spokesperson Halifa Sallah.

Tambajang, a former minister, and United Nations Development Programme staffer was the architect of an opposition coalition that helped Barrow defeat longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh in a December 1 presidential election.

 

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