Girl, 4, needs urgent overseas treatment

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

4-year-old girl Awa Tamba from Wulengkama Allatensu is seeking for urgent financial support to undergo overseas treatment.

Medical report received from Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul in June 2015 stated that Awa sustained injury on her head while a nurse was giving her blood.

It stated that the infant’s head injury could not be treated in The Gambia and need to travel overseas to undergo treatment.

Her father Malang Tamba said they are seeking financial support from the government, the private sector, NGOs, donors, philanthropists and individuals to support her daughter to undergo overseas treatment.

Anyone who wishes to support Awa Tamba can contact her parents on: 7426146 or

Author: Lamin Darboe