Interface Gambia TV int’l Fashion Exhibition, Awards Weekend starts tonight

Friday, June 28, 2019

Starting tonight, the Senegambia strip will not be the same as the famous Senegambia hotel will be hosting the 2019 Interface Gambia TV annual number one Gambia-UK Awards Night and Fashion Weekend.

Organisers have already promised a unique, successful and perfect event that no other rival event planners can close-up rank with.

Chief executive officer Sheriff Jammeh, said everything is now ready to start the event tonight, Friday and will be on until Sunday 30th June. He said events will include honouring and appreciating distinguished efforts of Gambian people, both home and abroad in their various areas of endeavor for their hard work and being role models to young petiole in communities.

Giving the background of the UK-Gambian Fashion Exhibition and Awards show, Jammeh explained that the three-day event is designed to portray the creativity in Gambia’s own fashion designers and their designs. He said the weekend event is split into various bits like entertainment – dance, music with combination of traditional performances, awards night, fashion runway and Gambian-UK Fashion Exhibition. “Gambia has diverse cultures and the various ethnic groups will be truly represented through language, food, dance, sound, and fashion.”

He said African fashion will continue to be the most vibrant of all, and The Gambia, with traces that encompass the cultures and traditions of surrounding countries such as Senegal, Mauritania, Guinea, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Mali, represent a whole large amount of the proud rich fashion vigour of the sunshine continent.

Jammeh said no event organiser is threat to the Interface Gambia TV Awards and Exhibition Weekend, showing confident that the event will be successfully organised as it is not their first time. “They like to use the popularity of the Interface Gambia TV because of the huge successes of our past editions. Some of the event organizers have been looking for how to match up by organizing events on the same dates as ours.”

Among nominees for the Interface Gambia TV Awards and Exhibition Weekend 2019 are Alieu Badou Bittaye of State of Mic Multimedia TV Production, Adama Njie – Director of Marketing GTBoard, Rohey Malick Lowe – Mayor of Banjul, ST Brikama Boyo – Musician, Salieu Taal – President Gambia Bar Association and Co-founder #GambiaHasDecided, Aziz Willan – Event Planner, Frances Blain – The Gambia High Commissioner London, Dr Kebba Marenah, Mansour Mbye – CEO Soar Sports Basketball, Cherno Samba – former England and Gambia footballer, Ida Sanneh – Co-founder Elev8 Foundation Inc, Alhaji Ousman Kinteh – CEO, Head of Operations at Abdullah Aid Gambia, Sona Jobarteh – First Female Kora Player, CEO The Gambia Kora, Balafon and Drum Academy and SVGA – musician