Mr Barrow was seen off at the airport by President Sall

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A plane carrying President Adama Barrow of the Gambia has left the Senegalese capital for Banjul.

Mr Barrow who was sworn-in as president last week as Gambia’s third president is due to arrive at Banjul International Airport soon, where he will be received by thousands of supporters.

Mr Barrow was temporarily moved to Dakar by regional group, Ecowas for security reasons following concerns about his safety. He was seen off at the Dakar Airport by Senegalese President Macky Sall.