State of the nation address next week


In accordance with section 77 (1) of the 1997 Constitution, the President Barrow shall attend the sitting of the National Assembly on Thursday 09th September, to deliver his State of the Nation Address (SoNA) on the condition of The Gambia, the policies of the Government and the administration of the State.

According to statement from the Clerk of the National Assembly, the event shall be strictly by invitation and the public is reminded to comply with the prevailing COVID-19 protocols.

Meanwhile, Third Ordinary Session of the National Assembly in the current legislative year is scheduled for the period 06th – 30th September. During this period, Members will consider Government and other National Assembly businesses such as Questions to Ministers for Oral Answer, reports of various Committees, Motions and Bills.