ECOWAS Council has chosen to delegate The Gambia to involve the administration for the time of 2022 to 2026.
Gambian negotiator, Dr Omar Alieu Touray will expect the administration of the ECOWAS Commission in the principal seven day stretch of July 2022.
He will manage a slimmer seven-part Commission as against a 15-Commissioner structure.
The choice was consistently shown up at by the ECOWAS Council.
It is the initial time throughout the entire existence of the ECOWAS Commission that The Gambia will possess the administration.
The position turns among the part conditions of the association.
In any case, the new group faces various overwhelming difficulties in a district tormented by frailty, political unsteadiness, unfortunate administration frameworks and authority shortage as there is dire requirement for visionary and compelling administration to rescue the wavering standing of an association, which once delighted in worldwide praise for its tranquility keeping, peace making and goal qualifications.
Omar Alieu Touray will involve the high-profile position. Touray is a Gambian representative. He was the Gambia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 2007 to 2008 and has been Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Gambia since March 2008.
He joined the political assistance of the Gambia, beginning as Senior Assistant Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs prior to being allocated as Secretary and afterward Counselor at the Gambia mission to the European Union in Brussels.
In the mean time, President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow got the report from EWOWAS Commission with charm, saying it is an indication of the country’s acknowledgment inside the sub-locale.
He firmly accepts that The Gambia had acquired regard among the comity of countries, particularly in the sub-locale.
Since expecting office in 2017, Barrow has reinforced the country’s popularity based accreditations, regard for law and order and the freedom of the organizations of state.