Alhaji Dawda Kairaba Jawara Edit Profile
Diploma tropical veterinary medicine, University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1957. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Ife, Nigeria, 1978. Doctor of Science in Veterinary Medicine (honorary), Colorado State University, 1986.
Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Glasgow, 1990.
Minister of Education 61. Premier 1962-1965; Prime Minister 1965-1970. President, of Republic of The Gambia April since 1970.
Vice-President of Confederation of Senegambia February since 1982. Minister of Defence since 1985. President Comite Inter-Etats de Lutte contre la Secheresse du Sahel.
Chairman, Permanent Inter-State Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel, 1977, 79. Honorary procurator Afro-European Dialogue of Peutinger Collegium, 1978. Fellow Royal College Veterinary Surgeons, member Commonwealth Veterinary Association (president since 1967).