Gambian president appoints new governor

Central Bank of The Gambia, Banjul
The Central Bank of the Gambia

The Gambia’s president appointed a new central bank governor in October, after making the previous governor the country’s trade minister, local media reported .

President Adama Barrow appointed Buah Saidy as central bank governor with effect from October 1, according to a report in local newspaper Foroyaa. Barrow moved governor Bakary Jammeh to the role of minister for trade, industry and employment, the newspaper said, in a report re-published by on October 5.

Saidy served as

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