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SDF Disburses Over D1m in Western Region

Oct 6, 2008, 6:52 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

The Social Development Fund SDF recently disbursed a sum of D1,800, 000.00 to various groups in the Western Region.

Speaking at the presentation ceremony held in Brikama, Mrs. Amie Jallow Jatta a staff of SDF urged the beneficiaries to put the money into good use and to repay the loan on time.

She revealed that the beneficiaries where already trained by the SDF to effectively manage their businesses.

Governor of Western Region Mr. Lamin Sanneh expressed the government's willingness in uplifting the living standard of  the citizenry. He also advised the beneficiaries to put the money on its intended purposes.

Mrs. Mama Janneh, DSF Regional Officer said that SDF is here to empower communities attained development. She revealed that more development projects will be supported in the region.

The beneficiaries include tailors, metal workers and carpenters.