Gambia, Saudi to sign grant for OIC today


Press release

State House, Banjul: June 19, 2019 –President Adama Barrow will today preside over the signing ceremony of a grant from the Republic of Saudi Arabia towards the preparations for the 2022 OIC summit 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.

President Barrow will also preside over a cabinet session immediately after the signing ceremony at 10:00 am.