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Complete details about Gambia in Africa with capital city Banjul

Country NameGambia (The Gambia)
Country CodeGMB
Capital CityBanjul
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1965
Population1305000
Surface Area11295.0
Life Expectancy53.2 years
GNP320.0 (old 325.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Diola     (9.2%)
Ful     (16.2%)
Malinke     (34.1%)
Soninke     (7.6%)
Wolof     (12.6%)

Major Cities

Serekunda, Kombo St Mary     (population 102600)
Banjul, Banjul     (population 42326)

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From @Avibase on Sat Feb 23 09:51:47 EST 2019 RT @gary_roots: Senegal coucal a regular visitor outside our apartment in The Gambia @Avibase @rawbirds #Gambia https://t.co/Za0CyX9Nag
From @Avibase on Sat Feb 23 09:51:39 EST 2019 RT @gary_roots: Blue cheeked bee eater at Pirang The Gambia @Avibase @rawbirds #Gambia https://t.co/ElmOyxm5e2
From @Avibase on Sat Feb 23 09:51:31 EST 2019 RT @gary_roots: Bar tailed godwit Tanji beach The Gambia @Avibase @rawbirds #Gambia https://t.co/hXgZmlfsrY
From @Avibase on Sat Feb 23 09:51:27 EST 2019 RT @gary_roots: A rather confiding black winged stilt at Kotu bridge The Gambia @rawbirds @Avibase #Gambia https://t.co/iVhPCKSPyx
From @Avibase on Sat Feb 23 09:51:23 EST 2019 RT @gary_roots: Juv grey heron sticking his tongue out ! @Avibase @rawbirds #Gambia https://t.co/eBsfvsrgOf
From @Avibase on Sat Feb 23 09:51:19 EST 2019 RT @gary_roots: Spur-winged lapwing Kotu sewage ponds @Avibase @rawbirds #Gambia https://t.co/MmGDpITpo3
From @CaputMundi5 on Sat Feb 23 09:51:02 EST 2019 RT @07Emmedi: Cagliari: arrestati nella notte di ieri due giovani africani del Gambia, sorpresi dai carabinieri a vandalizzare le auto in s?
From @marka4561 on Sat Feb 23 09:50:16 EST 2019 @spiceofficial Love that, put history on the table to night Gambia our homeland ??????Steve wander we go Pan dam,,
From @lacerci65 on Sat Feb 23 09:49:11 EST 2019 RT @matteosalvinimi: Due "RICHIEDENTI ASILO" del Gambia arrestati l'altra notte a Cagliari: prendevano a calci e pugni le auto in sosta, vi?
From @RickBlumenberg on Sat Feb 23 09:48:37 EST 2019 @OusmanB93443100 Thanks for the follow Ousman! Thanks for th greeting from Gambia. I lived over a year in Tanzania? https://t.co/QKYTflT2QJ
From @FlorisFloris9 on Sat Feb 23 09:48:09 EST 2019 #tvtalk certo che non gambia il Tg uno. Č la voce dei Governi da quando nato
From @kiuspo73 on Sat Feb 23 09:47:12 EST 2019 RT @matteosalvinimi: Due "RICHIEDENTI ASILO" del Gambia arrestati l'altra notte a Cagliari: prendevano a calci e pugni le auto in sosta, vi?
From @DebbieALeonard on Sat Feb 23 09:46:39 EST 2019 @Project_Gambia Thank you for the hospitality extended to my staff and students. I look forward to hearing of their stories on their return.
From @Gambia_bot on Sat Feb 23 09:45:15 EST 2019 RT @jav_a_ria: I am raising money for Borehole Well for Sankandi, The Gambia. Click to Donate: https://t.co/ow5Z7stMfK via @gofundme
From @manu_etoile on Sat Feb 23 09:45:09 EST 2019 RT @07Emmedi: Cagliari: arrestati nella notte di ieri due giovani africani del Gambia, sorpresi dai carabinieri a vandalizzare le auto in s?