President Adama Barrow has appointed six Gambians to serve as ambassadors-at-large, a Foreign Affairs Ministry official confirmed yesterday to The Standard.

They are Moses Jallow, Fatou Ceesay, Saul Frazer, Banta Njie, Momodou Jagana and Alkali Conteh.
According to Saikou Ceesay, Communications officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the six will serve as representatives of the President and are expected to engage in economic diplomacy among other things, so as to attract investment and development programs or projects to the Gambia.