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The Office of the President is the Highest Executive Office in The Gambia.

His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr. Yahya Abdul-Azziz Jemus Junkung Jammeh Babili Mansa is the Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces and the Chief Custodian of the Sacred Constitution of The Gambia.

President Jammeh is also the Minister of Defence and holds responsibility over several Departments as listed in the tables below.

h.e. sheikh professor alhaji dr. yahya a.j.j. jammeh Babili Mansa

President of the Republic of The Gambia and

Commander-In-Chief of the Gambia Armed Forces

The Gambian President: Dr. Alhaji Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh

TABLE ONE: Departments & Offices

Cabinet Office
Auditor General's Department
National Intelligence Agency
Ministry of Defence, including
The Gambia National Army
The Gambia Navy
The Gambia National Guard
Ministry of Agriculture
Department of Forestry

TABLE TWO: Responsibilities

Cabinet Business
Inter-Ministerial Coordination
Constitutional Matters
Audit-administrative matters
State Security and National Defence
Public Service Commission
- appointments and general
Statutory Corporations
- appointments and general
Centralised Services
Maritime Patrols, Fishery and
Coastguard protection



All Correspondences for the Office of The President are handled by the Minister of Presidential Affairs, Secretary General and Head of the Civil Service who is also the Chief Policy Adviser to the President.

Appointments to see the President are handled by the Chief of State Protocol who works under the Office of the Secretary General to the Government.

Matters relating to Press and Public Relations are handled by the Director of Press and Communication who answers directly to the Secretary General.

Personal Security of State House and the overall security of the President and inhabitants of State House are handled by the Commander of the State Guards.

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