His Excellency the President of the Republic of The Gambia Mr. Adama Barrow, acting under the provisions of Section 70(5) and Sections 71(1) and 71(3) has appointed and reassigned Mrs. Fatoumata Tambajang as Minister of Women’s Affairs, overseeing the portfolio of the Office of the Vice President, and in a similar vein, His Excellency the President with the powers vested in him under Section (71) (1) and 71 (3) of the Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia has appointed the following Cabinet Ministers of the Government of The Gambia with effect from February 22, 2017:
No. Name Portfolio
1 Mr. Demba A. Jawo Minister of Information and Communication
2 Ms. Claudia Cole Minister of Basic & Secondary Education
3 Mr. Lamin Jobe Minister of Works, Transport & Infrastructure
4 Mr. Saffie Lowe-Ceesay Minister of Health & Social Welfare
5 Dr. Badara Joof Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology
Done in Banjul on 22nd day of February 2017.