State House, Banjul, 8th August, 2020 – The Office of the President is pleased to inform the
public that Her Excellency, the Vice President, Dr. Isatou Touray has been responding to
treatment and her second sample test result which was conducted 5 th August 2020 came out
negative for COVID 19, today, 8 th August 2020.
His Excellency has been informed and he wish the Vice President and all those infected speedy
and full recovery.
The public is reminded that the Coronavirus is real and exists in The Gambia. All and sundry is
advised to properly use face masks, maintain regular hand washing and social distancing in the
fight against the virus. Stay home, safe and always act with COVID-19 in mind.