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5 Dalasis, (1987-90)

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Front: Sailboat; Dawda Kairaba Jawara (1924-), President of Gambia (1970-1994)

Trained as a veterinarian, Jawara became active in politics in the 1960s. He served as prime minister 1962-1970. After the country abolished the monarchy and became a republic in 1970, he was elected it's first president. Jawara was overthrown by a coup in 1994.

Back: Loading sacks at dockside

 

5 Dalasis, (1991-95)

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Front: Giant Kingfisher; Dawda Kairaba Jawara (1924-), President of Gambia (1970-1994)

Back: Cattle

 

Giant Kingfisher

Giant Kingfisher

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10 Dalasis, (1991-95)

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Front: Sacred Ibis; Dawda Kairaba Jawara (1924-), President of Gambia (1970-1994)

Back: Abuko Earth Satellite Station

 

Sacred Ibis

Sacred Ibis

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5 Dalasis, (2006)

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Front: Giant Kingfisher; Young girl

Back: Cattle

 

10 Dalasis, (2006)

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Front: Sacred Ibis; Young boy

Back: Central Bank of Gambia, Banjul

 

Central Bank of Gambia

Central Bank of Gambia

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20 Dalasis, 2014 (2015) Polymer
Commemorates 20 Years of the July 22nd Revolution

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Front: Carmine bee-eater bird; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: State House, Banjul

Courtesy bank note museum

 

Carmine Bee-eater

Sacred Ibis

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5 Dalasis, (2015)

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Front: Giant kingfisher; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: Herding cattle

Courtesy tangrediworldnotes

 

10 Dalasis, (2015)

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Front: Sacred ibis; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: Central Bank of Gambia, Banjul

Courtesy tangrediworldnotes

 

20 Dalasis, (2015)

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Front: Carmine bee eater; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: State House, Banjul

Courtesy tangrediworldnotes

 

50 Dalasis, (2015)

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Front: Hoopoe birds; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: Stone circles at Wassu

Courtesy tangrediworldnotes

 

100 Dalasis, (2015)

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Front: Senegal parrot; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: "Arch 22", Banjul (commemorating the peacful Coup of 22.07.1994)

Courtesy tangrediworldnotes

 

200 Dalasis, (2015)

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Front: Bird; Yahya Jammeh (1965-); President of Gambia 1994-present

Back: Banjul International Airport

Courtesy tangrediworldnotes

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Gambia, located on western Africa, was a British colony 1888-1965. Achieved independent as a constitutional monarchy within the British Commonwealth in 1965. Became a republic in 1970. For a more detailed country profile, see CIA World Factbook on Gambia.

 

 

 

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