Oct 26, 2011, 1:22 PM
forum, which opened at the seven-star JW Marriot hotel in
Organized under the auspices of Turkish deputy premier Bulent Arinc, and organized by the office of the prime minister’s directorate general of Press and Information and supported by the African Media Initiative, the forum provides an opportunity for comprehensive information sharing and exchange of views.
It is also expected to create professional solidarity among media institutions and journalists, through forming a common platform and communication channels.
Under the theme: “Designing a Common Future and Media”, the forum will see several panellists, including Gambia’s own Professor Muhammed Kah, vice chancellor of the University of The Gambia, and Bai Emil Touray, president of the Gambia Press Union, deliberate on topics relating to “Turkey and Africa: Opportunities and Challenges”.
to be deliberated upon by the panelists are topics relating to social media in
the forum open, Bulent Arinc underscored the importance of the forum, and
he noted, has a lot of potentials, and this is well noted by
the power of media is imperative in a world where we seek for peace and