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Gambia has D1.04B of court restitutions to pay
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Gambia has D1.04B of court restitutions to pay

The Jammeh administration has left the Barrow government with at least D1.04 billion ($26 million) in court awarded damages for human right abuses to illegal termination of contracts. Experts said this amount can build 75% of feeder roads in Gambia. The legal cases were the damages awarded by ECOWAS Court […]

Gambia’s economy struggling with D48.3B debt
Economy

Gambia’s economy struggling with D48.3B debt

Gambia’s debt stands at D48.3 billion ($1.09 billion) greater than the country’s GDP of $903.5 million, the country’s Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh said. The total amount of debt held by Gambians climbed in 2016 by the most in a decade driven by broad unserviceable international and high domestic borrowings. The […]