May 7, 2020, 11:27 AM
The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) bade farewell to its pioneer Executive Director Mr. Mahama Kappiah, after ten years at the helm of the Centre.
President Al Sisi described the sacred month of Ramadan as “a great opportunity for the Muslim Ummah to uphold the spirit, sublime Islamic values of fraternity, solidarity and cooperation, which are very much needed to overcome the big challenge our world has been facing lately.”
He prayed for Allah to save the world from the unprecedented pandemic and bless their shared endeavour towards a safer, healthier and prosperous world.
Meanwhile, His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darrusalam, Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah expressed confidence in the warm relations and cooperation between The Gambia and Brunei in a message of acknowledgement to President Barrow.
On behalf of the Government and the People of Brunei Darrusalam thanked the Gambian leader for the warm congratulatory message extended to him on the occasion of their 36th National Day.
The message concluded with best wishes of good health and happiness as well as progress and prosperity for the people of the Republic of The Gambia.
As nations around the globe scale up efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) has amplified its efforts with a nationwide campaign to educate the masses about the deadly pandemic and how to prevent it.
As the State of Public Health Emergency continues, the Gambia Madrassa Teachers Association for Development (GaMTAD) has called on the government to come to their aid amid the pandemic.
The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MoBSE) has dismissed as false certain information circulating across the country that schools were to reopen on Monday 8 June, 2020 in contrast to the comments of government’s spoken person last week in press release on the relaxation of state of emergency restrictions.
The UK will invest up to £20 million in the African Union’s new ‘African Union Covid-19 Response Fund’ to tackle coronavirus and save lives.