GAMBIA WITHDRAWS COMMONWEALTH MEMBERSHIP
Thursday, October 03, 2013
The government of the Republic of The Gambia has announced that it has “left” the British Commonwealth of Nations with immediate effect, a press release from the presidency has announced Wednesday evening.
“The General public is hereby informed that The Government of The Gambia has left the Commonwealth of Nations with immediate effect. Government has withdrawn its membership of the British Commonwealth and decided that The Gambia will never be a member of any neo-colonial institution and will never be a party to any institution that represents an extension of Colonialism,” it concluded.
Author: Daily Observer