Nov 12, 2009, 12:07 PM
In an extraordinary congress held last Saturday, members of
The elections into the new executive saw the former Secretary-General, Ndey Tapha Sosseh, taking charge as the President, Mrs. Sarata Jabbi-Dibba as First Vice President, Momodou Nyang Second Vice President, Emil Touray, the former Assistant Secretary-General, as the new Secretary General while Lamin Njie and Madi Njie took charge as First and Second Secretary-General respectively. Pa Modou Faal has taken charge as Treasurer while Buya Jammeh and Amie Sanneh are to serve as co-opted members.
Mrs. Ndey Tapha Sosseh, the newly elected President of the
The new executive is, among other things, expected to pilot the affairs of The Gambia Press Union for the next three years by actively defending and protecting the welfare of Gambian journalists.
Details of the status report by the Ex-Secretary General of the union and the Ex-President, including financial report and statement of account for the past three years, will be carried in our subsequent editions.