President of the Gambia

President of the
Islamic Republic of the Gambia

Presidential Flag
Yahya Jammeh

since 22 July 1994
Residence State House, Banjul
Term length 5 years, renewable
Inaugural holder Dawda Jawara
Formation 24 April 1970
Deputy Vice President of the Gambia
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
the Gambia

The President of the Islamic Republic of the Gambia is the head of state and head of government of the Gambia. The president leads the executive branch of the Government of the Gambia and is the commander-in-chief of the Military of the Gambia.

Latest election

Candidate Party Votes %
Adama BarrowIndependent Coalition of Parties263,51545.5
Yahya JammehAlliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction212,09936.7
Mammah KandehGambia Democratic Congress102,96917.8
Invalid/blank votes
Registered voters/turnout
Source: BBC

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