May 3, 2017, 12:09 PM
As our sister nation, and also big brother
We pray that
Moreover, both have benefited a lot from what is definitely a mutually rewarding bilateral relationship.
Many Gambians have studied in
On another matter, on many occasions, we have carried in our medium the messages of people, both old and young, appealing for assistance to either go for medical treatment overseas or for funding to go to school. Just in our yesterday's edition, one Baboucarr Bah appealed to good Samaritans to come to his aid, as his poor parents could not foot the bill to fulfil his ambition to go for further learning. As we have said over and over again, in this country there are people with big hearts who are always willing to help their next door neighbour. We want to urge all those who are well-off to extend a helping hand to those who cannot afford it.
Also, as the No-Smoking Campaign takes centrestage, we want to advise that people practise what they preach, as you cannot be telling people to stop smoking, while you continue to practise the bad habit.