Fajara, 25 August 2017

The Office of The President wishes to inform the general public that His Excellency, Mr. Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia will travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to perform the hajj tonight, Friday, 25th August 2017.

The Hajj is once in a life time obligation on Muslims who can afford the pilgrim.  Keeping to the Muslim tradition, the President seeks for forgiveness and prayers as he embarks on thejourney for the first time.  He also prays for peace and good health for all.