Oct 28, 2020, 12:01 PM
Citizens Alliance party in The Gambia says it’s disheartened by the unfortunate incidences unfolding in Nigeria and thus called for peace.
Pa Assan serves in the portering wing at the A&E - Accident and Emergency Department of the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel.
He leads a team making sure that the numerous patients are at the right place and at the right time for their treatment in the most professional manner.
Hon. Pa Assan Badjan BEM who is a member of the SERCO team of Barts Health championing the values of the country’s National Health Service (NHS), is described by colleagues as enthusiastic about his work. He has been praised for his support for others during the covid-19 pandemic and the care and compassion he shows to patients.
On receiving the prestigious British Empire Medal awarded to individuals who have made a significant difference to their local community through ‘hands-on’ services, Hon. Pa Assan said, “being recognised for such a privilege as the BEM, especially approved by the Queen, is a true honour and makes me and my family very proud.”
He seized the opportunity to call all and sundry to collectively support frontliners’ fight and stop the deadly coronavirus for the common good of all countries across the world.
Hon. Pa Assan Badjan BEM who is a social commentator within the Gambian community in the UK is a humanitarian in his own right for the needy and also served as a journalist for many years outside his work which dates back to 1993, most of which is voluntary.
The British Empire Medal is awarded for meritorious civil or military service worthy of recognition by the Crown.
As part of its cooperation with The Gambia on migration management, the European Union has launched two new regional projects to support the protection of migrants including children, women and the youth along migratory routes.
Shyben A. Madi & Sons Ltd. last week Tuesday donated to The Gambia Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI) D1, 000,000.00 to help fight coronavirus in The Gambia.
The minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Mamadou Tangara, during the Africa Day Virtual Conference on silencing the guns in Africa introduced an agenda item “Strengthening National Capacities for Effective Management of Weapon Stockpiles” for African Union (AU).