H.E. Mr. Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia received in audience, at the State House, the Ambassador of Cuba in that country, Lazaro Herrera Martínez. In the opportunity the diplomat of the island conveyed the President greetings of the Cuban Government and people.
In a cordial and friendly atmosphere, both parties expressed a willingness to strengthen bilateral ties.
The Gambian leader thanked Cuba for its assistance in the health sector, which he considered of vital importance to guarantee medical attention to the population of his country.
In a cordial and friendly atmosphere, the meeting between the Cuban ambassador in Gambia, Lázaro Herrera and the General Secretary of the Popular Democratic Organization for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) took place. English), Halifa Sallah, in the residence of the latter.
During the meeting, both interlocutors expressed their interest and willingness to increase inter-party links and promote the exchange of experiences between the political organizations of both countries.
The Honorable Mrs. Mariam Jack Denton, President of the National Assembly of The Gambia, welcomed Cuban Ambassador Lázaro Herrera, with whom she had a fraternal exchange in her office at the parliament headquarter.
The meeting served to talk about the interparliamentary links, the role of the parliamentary friendship groups and the exchange of experiences in the legislative sphere.
The Ambassador of Cuba to the Republic of The Gambia, Lázaro Herrera Martínez was received at the State House by Dembo Bojang, United Democratic Party National President and Special Adviser to the President of the Republic.
During the meeting, which took place in a cordial and friendly atmosphere, both interlocutors expressed their willingness to work for the strengthening of bilateral ties in all spheres.
The Vice President of the Republic of The Gambia, Mrs. Fatoumata Jallow Tambajang, received Cuban Ambassador Lazaro Herrera Martínez at the Government House, with whom she held a fraternal meeting.
The occasion allowed a fruitful exchange during which the two parties expressed interest in strengthening friendship and extending the collaboration to other areas, beyond the medical assistance that the island has offered to the African country for more than two decades.