Dr. Seedy Drammeh launches another book

Thursday, July 25, 2019

The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) deputy director of human resources and administration, Dr. Seedy Drammeh over the weekend launched a new book entitled: Contribution of corporate governance, effective leadership, human resource management and networking to the advancement of people and institutions.

At the launch, GRA Commissioner General Yankuba Darboe, who was the guest speaker congratulated Mr. Drammeh for the masterpiece and urged tax administrators of the Authority’s continued unity. The book, he said, will contribute in the smooth running of their tax obligations.

Book reviewer John Bull Nwarie said the 224-page book discussed the administrative, management and personal experience of the author, using clear and accessible language.

 He said the author also employed adjectives such as corporate, effective and strategic to inculcate in the populace what constitute effective leadership and fired up the embers of networking in the advancement of people and institutions. “The author was demystifying the actual differentiation between ruler ship and leadership on the grounds of some of the things that went wrong or haywire in our leadership and management especially in Africa.”

Mr. Nwarie said the author examines shaping the future, building next generation, making things happen, involving in today’s talents, learning from people, showing personal expertise, inspiring and empowering people.

Madi Jobarteh, programme officer of the Association of Non-Governmental Organisation (TANGO) described the author as the new look and future of GRA, who showed confidence that no institution can become greater, maintain efficiency and performance without highly competent staff.

Dr. Drammeh challenged Gambians to explore and share their knowledge on the basis of humanity for the welfare and posterity of all.