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Vol 41 No 2

Published 21st January 2000


Gambia

Friends of Sani

Who controls account No. J36650-70 at United Overseas Bank, 11 Quai des Bergues, Geneva? That is the issue in Gambia's latest scandal. Details of the private Swiss account emerged when Chantrils SA, a Panamanian subsidiary of Swiss-based oil traders Glencore, successfully sued the Gambian government for breach of contract in the London High Courts last April.

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