according to the ministry of foreign affairs website revealed that on September 1, 2016, the new ambassador to the Gambia, ji-ming zhang on the presidential palace to the Gambia, vice President of temporary presidential duties "edie's credentials.
the above, according to official news ji-ming zhang has served as a rapprochement between the two countries after the first ambassador to the Gambia.
public resume shows, ji-ming zhang is a senior diplomat, served as deputy director of the general office of the Chinese foreign ministry, policy department of the chief priests, embassy in the UK public participation and so on.
China and Gambia on December 14, 1974, the establishment of diplomatic ties.On July 13, 1995, the government and the Taiwan authorities to restore the so-called "diplomatic relations", July 25, China announced a suspending diplomatic relations with the Gambia.
on November 15, 2013, the Gambia announced cut off "diplomatic relations" with Taiwan, effective immediately.
on March 17, 2016, China announced a fully restored diplomatic relations at ambassadorial level and the Gambia, foreign minister wang yi and Gambia foreign minister guy hold bilateral talks, and on behalf of the respective government signed the law of the People's Republic of China and the Gambia joint communique on the restoration of the diplomatic relations between the islamic republic.