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Ambassador Meets with Speaker of National Assembly

Ambassador Sharon Cromer with the Honorable Fabakary Tombong Jatta


May 20, 2022

Ambassador Sharon Cromer had an audience with the Speaker of the National Assembly, Honorable Fabakary Tombong Jatta in Banjul. After fruitful discussions on highly important matters, the Ambassador congratulated Honorable Jatta on his appointment as Speaker of the House. She said The Gambia is clearly on the path to democratic development and economic growth, adding that the U.S. has and will continue to be a steadfast partner in this process. Ambassador Cromer revealed that the United States will be a robust friend of the National Assembly, assisting members to carry out their role in strengthening the country’s democracy.