President Barrow nominated the following as National Assembly Members:
Ms. Mariam Jack Denton- Speaker
Mr. Majanko Samusa
Ms. Ndey Yassin Secka Sallah
Ms. Kumba Jaiteh
Mr. Momodou Sanneh- Deputy Speaker
Gambia’s new Speaker Ms. Mariam Jack Denton is country’s 1st female lawyer in the country, Her dad Sir Alieu S. Jack was 1st Speaker 1962-72; She is the 3rd woman Speaker after Belinda Bidwell (2006-7) Fatoumata Jahumpa Ceesay (2007-10).