Jan 28, 2011, 9:29 AM
The Secretary for State for Local Government, Lands and Religious Affairs, Ismaila Sambou, recently presided over the inauguration of the new market in Sanyang in Kombo South.
In his speech Secy. Sambou said that the government is ready to provide for the needs of the nation's citizens. He called on people to pay their taxes on time so that the council can bring more development to the Western Region.
For his part, the chairman of Brikama Area Council, Sunkany Badji, expressed the council's readiness to provide for the basic needs of the people of the region and urged the beneficiaries to make good use of the new structure.
Speaking earlier, the chief of Kombo South, Alhagie Sheriff Ajeh Janneh, commended Brikama Area Council for the construction of the structure and also commended the government for improving the lives of Gambians.
The market was funded by Brikama Area council to the tune of over one million Dalasi's.