President Adama Barrow

Barely three days after effecting a major reshuffle of his cabinet, Gambia’s president Adama Barrow Monday effected another major redeployment of his permanent secretaries.

In the new redeployment, the permanent secretary of the Ministry of the Interior Bulli Dibba is moved to Ministry of Defense and while Lamin Jawara of the Ministry of the Environment is moved to the Public Management Office (PMO).

Saffie Sankareh permanent sectary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is moved to the Office of the Vice President, Pateh Jah, permanent secretary Personnel Management Office (PMO) is moved to the Ministry of Environment, Alassan Tangara, permanent secretary Ministry Defence is moved to the Ministry of the Interior, Mariam Khan, permanent secretary at the Office of the Vice President is moved to the Ministry of Youth and Sports while Dawda Ceesay, permanent secretary Ministry of Youth and Sports is moved to Ministry of Local Government.

Modou Lamin Jaiteh permanent secretary Office of the President is moved to the Ministry of Health, Modou Ceesay permanent secretary Ministry of Energy is moved to the Ministry of Finance, Rohey Bittaye permanent secretary Ministry of Local Government is moved to the Ministry of Energy, while Cherno Omar Barry permanent secretary Ministry of Health is moved to the Office of the President.

No reason was given for the changes.