Apr 29, 2020, 1:39 PM
A woman believed to be in her 30s lost her life in a motor bike accident after completing her Ramadan shopping at the Brikama-Ba Market last Saturday.
Ms. Kaaria Ndoho was at the Foreign Ministry to bid farewell to the Honourable Minister following the end of her two year stint in The Gambia. Ms. Kaaria will proceed to Cameroon where she will serve as United Nations World Food Programme Representative and Country Director.
In receiving the outgoing UN WFP Representative and Country Director, the Honourable Minister commended Ms. Kaaria Ndoho for her contribution to the socio-economic development of the country especially in the areas of agriculture, health and education. The Minister wished Ms. Kaaria achieves success in her tour of duty in Cameroon.
For her part, Ms. Wanja Kaaria Ndoho, expressed thanks and appreciation to the Foreign Ministry for the support rendered to WFP during her tenure. Ms. Kaaria Ndoho said she would live with fond memories of The Gambia and would want to visit Gambia in the nearest future.
It could be recalled that Ms. Kaaria Ndoho started her tour of duty in The Gambia in August 2018 following presenting her Letters of Credence to the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Mamadou Tangara.
Senegalese ambassador to The Gambia, Hon. Bassirou Sene has confirmed that each beneficiary of the second phase in The Gambia will receive 50,000 CFA from the Senegalese government as assistance to the Diaspora.
The community of Sukuta in the Kombo North District, West Coast Region have warned that they will do anything possible and at any cost to protect their lands from perpetrators, encroachers including the Department of Physical Planning.
The community of Jambanjelly over the weekend engaged in a community service commonly known as ‘tesito’. The self-help project was temporarily designed to avoid the recurrence of last month's flood due to a heavy downpour.