Gambia – Adama Barrow’s 8-year-old son dies after he was bitten by dog
Adama Barrow, Gambian President-elect ‘s eight-year-old son has died after being bitten by a dog on Sunday, the 15th day of January, 2017.
Habibou Barrow, reportedly died on the way to the hospital in Manjai near Banjul. He was buried this afternoon.
Adama Barrow is in Senegalese capital Dakar ahead of his planned inauguration on Thursday. It is not clear if he returned for the funeral.
The President-elect’s media team confirmed the news to local Gambia news on Monday.
“Yes, Habitou Barrow passed away last night after being bitten by a dog. He was the 8 years old son of Adama Barrow’s second wife. He will be laid to rest today at 2 pm,”