Gambia and Saudi Sign Grant of OIC
State House, Banjul: June 19, 2019 – His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will tomorrow June 20th 2019, preside over the signing ceremony of a grant from the Republic of Saudi Arabia towards the preparations for the 2022 OIC summit slated to be hosted in Banjul.
The funding will be used to finance major infrastructural projects in The Gambia. A delegation from Saudi Arabia currently in Banjul is meanwhile hosted by the OIC Gambia Secretariat and the Ministry of Finance throughout this mission.
Accredited media representatives who wish to cover the ceremony are to be seated at least half an hour before the start of the proceedings at 9:00AM.
President Barrow will also preside over a cabinet session immediately after the signing ceremony at 10:00 am.