OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

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OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT


The Office of the President is the HighestExecutive Office in The Gambia.

His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr. Yahya Abdul-Azziz Jemus Junkung Jammeh is the Commander In Chief of The Armed Forces and the Chief Custodian of the Sacred Constitution of The Gambia.

President Jammeh is also the Minister of Defence and holds responsibility over several Departments as listed in the tables below.

H.E. SHEIKH PROFESSOR ALHAJI DR. YAHYA A.J.J. JAMMEHPRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA ANDCOMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE GAMBIA ARMED FORCES
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TABLE ONE: 
DEPARTMENTS & OFFICES

Cabinet Office
Legislature
Public Service Commission
Auditor General’s Department
National Intelligence Agency
Ministry of Defence, including
The Gambia National Army
The Gambia Navy
The Gambia National Guard
Ministry of Agriculture

TABLE TWO: 
RESPONSIBILITIES

Cabinet Business
Inter-Ministerial Coordination
Constitutional Matters
Audit-administrative matters
State Security and National Defence
Public Service Commission
- appointments and general
Statutory Corporations
- appointments and general
Centralised Services
Maritime Patrols, Fishery and
Coastguard protection

 


DAY TO DAY RUNNING OF THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

All Correspondences for the Office of The President are handled by the Secretary-General to the Government who is also the Chief Policy Adviser to the President.

Appointments to see the President are handled by the Chief of State Protocol who works under the Office of the Secretary General to the Government.

Matters relating to Press and Public Relations are handled by the Director of Press and Public Relations who answers directly to the Secretary General.

Personal Security of State House and the overall security of the President and inhabitants of State House are handled by the Commander of the State Guards.

Full Contact Details for State House can be found at the Contacts Page on this site.

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