Feb 23, 2009, 8:43 AM
Gamcel has launched a new cell site in busumbala. The launching, attended on Thursday by the Alkalo of Busumbala, the youth, women groups, traditonal communicators and Gamcel’s senior officials and staff, was meant to strengthen the already existing network.
The occasion was also witnessed by Gamcel ambassador Jaliba Kuyateh, who entertained the guests and people with live band performance.
Gamcel is assured of the all-time cooperation of Busumbala community as Ramou Nyass shared with them the cmpany’s respect for customer satisfaction
Speaking on the occasion, Ramou Nyass, Acting-Deputy Managing Director of Gamcel, said Gamcel as the National GSM operator belongs to all Gambians and the country.
Anyone with Gamcel sim should register it officially, she said, adding that their visit to Busumbala was to launch a new cell site because Busumbala belongs to places they give network with full services.
The people of Busumbala do not need to climb trees or do anything like that to access Gamcel network, she noted, saying anywhere they are there is network.
The women, she added, should thank God for Gamcel where most of the leaders are women, which shows the President’s initiative of empoweringwomen in the country.
She commended the Alkalo for hosting them and the people of Busumbala for their support.
The Alkalo of Busumbala said Gamcel is the first GSM operator that has actually been to Busumbala to officially familiarize themselves with the people.
“Busumbala is very grateful to Gamcel,” he noted, saying they have been with the company since its sim card was D300.
They are very happy to receive the new pole, which has made it easier for them to have good communication access, as the network “is good and is very clear when making international calls”.
The Alkalo therefore called on all those without Gamcel sim to go get one to enjoy the good service the company offers.
For his part, Kebba Bojang, Director of Customer Services, said Gamcel is Gambian and as such belongs to the people of The Gambia.
Gamcel was built by Gambians’ money, he intimated, saying they knew Busumbala already has a network but they felt the need for them to have their own pole to make the already existing network even more powerful.
The people of Busumbala are elated about Gamcel’s upgraded services to them
For her part, Isatou Sanneh, leader of the women in the community, said they have always been with Gamcel since it started operations.
“Gamcel belongs to us,” Sanneh said, adding that they are “very happy” to have a new cell site that will make communication easier for the community.
She thanked and assured Gamcel of the full support of Busumbala women.
For her part, Manyima Cham, Acting-Senior Manager of Gamcel, said they have launched a new cell site at Busumbala because they want them to enjoy all their available services.
She reiterated the fact that Gamcel belongs to all the people of The Gambia and anyone with the line would always enjoy cheaper calls. She thanked the people for their unalloyed support.
Also speaking at the occasion, Awa Jobarteh of Gamcel said they have sims and scratch cards available for everyone.
She urged the people to always visit Gamcel offices to get the company’s life-soothing and advanced products, saying: “If you empower someone you should ready to like what they are in.”