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Gambia
13°28′N 16°36′W
FAMOUS GAMBIANS

FATOU BOM BENSOUDA
She (born 31 January 1961) is a Gambian lawyer, former government civil servant, international criminal law prosecutor and legal adviser. She has been the International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor since June 2012.

ALEX HALEY
Alexander Murray Palmer Haley (August 11, 1921 – February 10, 1992) was an African-American writer. He is best known as the author of Roots: The Saga of an American Family, where he describes the history of his Gambian family as slaves. He received the Pulitzer Price for this book in 1977.
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Official language(s): English

Capital: Banjul

Population: 1.6 mill.

Currency: Dalasi (GMD)