Aug 21, 2012, 10:32 AM
The government of
Taiwanese ambassador to the
The money presented forms parts of
The secretary to the cabinet, Saikou Kassama, received the cheque on behalf of the
He said that
Kassama said part of the money would be used for the upkeep of the Cuban medical team, and boosting health service delivery in the country.
Ambassador Shih expressed delight in making the presentation on behalf of his country. He noted that the grant is meant to strengthening the country’s heath sector.
The funds will be used to support the country’s health sector to provide effective quality service delivery to Gambians, he added.
Present at the ceremony was Taiwanese embassy first secretary Tom Lee.