Top Russian investor calls on Jammeh

Baker Anton, a top Russian investor is in Gambia to explore the country’s vast investment opportunities.

Accompanied by his wife and the Gambia’s Foreign Minister Neneh Macdoull Gaye to State House, shortly after his audience with the Gambian leader, Anton told reporters that he is in Banjul to talk to the government on possibilities of investment and collaboration.

“I have discussed with His Excellency the President about the possibilities of investment in The Gambia, and His Excellency the President has given his approval for this. He welcomed us and further assured that it would be possible to allocate place for us here as official person,” he said.

According to him, their investment in The Gambia will depend on the area of interest to The Gambia government.

“We do construction, building, roads, communication, electricity and many other fields,” he informed.