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BANJUL (Reuters) - Gambia's Vice President Isatou Njie Saidy, who has been in the role since 1997, has quit, a government source and a family member told Reuters on Thursday. Saidy is the highest level official to abandon President Yahya Jammeh's camp in his stand-off with opposition leader Adama Barrow, who won an election in December. Abubakar Senghore, Gambia's minister for higher education, has also quit, the sources said. (Reporting by Tim Cocks; Writing by David Lewis; Editing by Louise Ireland)
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Gambia's president-elect says he will be sworn in to office Thursday at the Gambian embassy in neighboring Senegal.DAKAR, Senegal (AP) ? Gambia's president-elect says he will be sworn in to office Thursday at the Gambian embassy in neighboring Senegal. .