May 21, 2020, 12:47 PM
With over 90,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus across the continent, The Gambia is among few African countries that still records fewer cases compared to others within the continent.
Deputies at the National Assembly on Saturday rejected a motion for the extension period of the state of public emergency to another 45 days.
Mr. President, on Friday, the WHO drew attention of Africans to obey the rules on covid-19; among them social distancing as 250 million Africans could catch the virus within one year and 190,000 could lose their lives within one year.
Animal husbandry is an integral component in the socio-economic development of any nation. Aside their economic benefit, such as meat, milk, eggs, and other animal products, the sector continues to be and is one of the guaranteed ways of achieving food security.
Mr. President, the covid-19 is still in existence and doing more harm than good in the world at large.