Hours after he was named after a dog, the raging Kanilai monster has effected a minor changes in Cabinet, the Freedom Newspaper can reveal. Mr. Sarjo Jallow, has been appointed Deputy Minister at the Foreign Affairs, with immediate effect. Mr. Jallow, who used to work at the African Union (AU) replaces Ms. Mam Bamba Njie. Ms. Njie, was Neneh Macdouall Gaye’s Deputy, prior to her recent removal. She has in the past served as Secretary General and Presidential Affairs Minister.
Sarjo Jallow, who is the husband of Ms. Jainaba Bah, of the opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) was a former member of MOJA. He onetime served as Information Minister under Jammeh’s regime. He was later fired and recycled into the Foreign Service. His last place of appointment was at the AU, where he works until his recent appointment as Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Mr. Sarjo Jallow also served as Youth and Sports Minister, He was replaced by Mass Axi Gai. He was later posted in Ethiopia, as Gambia’s Ambassador.
According to sources, Mr. Jallow is likely to be elevated to the portfolio of Foreign Minister in coming days. Sources said Neneh Macdouall Gaye will pretty soon be fired from the government. Her relationship with dictator Yahya Jammeh is strained, sources said.