Gambia: Breaking News: Seedy Njie Is The New Information Minister; As Sheriff Bojang Absconds

President Yayha Jammeh has decided to relieve Mr Sheriff Bojang, Minister of information, who has absconded, of his cabinet appointment as from today with immediate  effect,  January 9th 2017, a statement issued by the President’s office stated, He has been replaced by Hon Seedy K Njie as minister responsible for information communication and infrastructure and national assembly matters, the statement added.

Mr. Seedy Njie is also a nominated member of the National Assembly. He was recently appointed as the APRC Spokesman and Jammeh’s Press Secretary.

Mr. Sheriff Bojang, the fired Information Minister, is yet to issue a statement about his recent defection. He is currently residing in Senegal, according to sources reaching this paper.

Meanwhile, an ECOWAS Heads of State delegation led by President Buhari of Nigeria are due to arrive in Banjul on Wednesday. Their mission includes prevailing on Jammeh to consider stepping down from power.

Written By A Staff Writer

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