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A Busy Week for The Gambia as a Host of Services are Launched

Jul 23, 2008, 6:18 AM

The 14th anniversary of the July 22nd revolution was marked yesterday by a military march parade with school children and voluntary organisations. Thousands of people attended the ceremony at the Arch 22 in Banjul. Today, Wednesday July 23rd will see the official opening of the Green Industries July 22nd Business Park at the airport and also the inauguration of the biometric visa system at the Banjul International Airport. Today will also see the laying of the foundation stone at the Charles Jow Senior Secondary School and the inauguration of the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Secretariat on AU Boulevard.

Tomorrow, Thursday July 24th will see the official opening of the Bureau of Statistics in Kanifing, the opening of the new Supreme Islamic Council Complex at Kanifing and a graduation ceremony at Taku Leggaye Skills Centre in Bundung.

This coming Friday, July 25th will witness the laying of the foundation stone at the Sparan Mangrove Beach Club and the inauguration of MJ Finance building at Gorgui Ousman Njie Street, 2 William Street in Banjul. There will also be a special brand launch of the International Bank for Commerce at the Sheraton Hotel.

Saturday July 26th will see the opening of a First International Bank in Kanilai.