Mar 10, 2016, 6:42 PM
After a four-year term, the National Sports Council has been dissolved with effect from
This is in line with the National Sports Council Act part II, section 6, which states that "Except in the case of ex-officio members, a member shall hold office for four years, subject to renewal."
According to a release sent to Pointsport, "the Hon. Minister of Youth and Sports in exercise of his power under section 6 of the National Sports Council has with effect from
According to the release, "in the interim a committee would be put in place to administer the affairs of Council".
The interim Council members are George Gomez, Modou Gaye, Sheikh Faye, Bakary Jammeh, Ousman Wadda, Alex Dacosta, the Director of Youth and Sports, and representative of the Permanent Secretary of the Department of State for Basic Education.