Arch 22

Arch 22 is a commemorative arch on the road into in . It was built in 1996 to mark the military coup d'état of July 22, 1994, through which Yahya Jammeh and his Armed Forces Provisional Ruling Council overthrew the democratically elected…

Landmarks in the Area

The National Assembly of the Gambia is the unicameral legislature of . is situated 340 meters west of Arch 22.

Box Bar Stadium is a multi-use stadium in , . is situated 430 meters south of Arch 22. Photo: Atamari, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital is the central hospital in , , and the largest hospital in the country. is situated 650 meters southeast of Arch 22. Photo: Atamari, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Gambia National Museum is a Gambian cultural museum located in . is situated 1 km southeast of Arch 22.

Localities in the Area

Banjul, officially the City of Banjul and formerly known as Bathurst, is the capital and fourth largest city of . Photo: Atamari, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Barra, traditionally known as Niumi, is a city in , located in the district of Lower Niumi. is situated 5 km northeast of Arch 22. Photo: Jongleur100, Public domain.

Essau is a small town in north-western . It is located in Lower Niumi District in the North Bank Division. is situated 6 km northeast of Arch 22.

Arch 22

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