#National News

Aspiring young entrepreneur receives NACCUG award

Dec 7, 2020, 2:40 PM | Article By: Abdoulie Nyockeh

Musa Nyockeh, a member of The Gambia Armed Forces Cooperative Credit Union (GAFCCU) who is also an ambitious young entrepreneur recently received a prestigious award from the National Association of Cooperative Credit Unions of The Gambia (NACCUG).

He received the award after successfully attending a four-day intensive training at NACCUG.

The training was dubbed “Building Capacities to improve Service Delivery.

The training designed to enhance capacities of the CEOs, Credit Control Managers, Accountants, Tellers, Loans Committee Members and Credit Control Committee Members for effective and efficiency service delivery brought together over 25 participants.

It also aimed at equipping participants with knowledge and skill on basic network troubleshooting, how various parts of a computer work, how to identify different operating systems, understanding system security and fraud, and prevention.

Musa Nyockeh commended The Gambia Armed Forces Cooperative Credit Union senior management for nominating him to take part in the training which he said would build their capacity and improve their efficiency at their respective workplaces.

According to him, facilitators of the training did justice to their topics. He further described the training as a success. He said participants showed a high sense of commitment, dedication and interests throughout the four days training.

Mr. Nyockeh implored participants to ensure they properly apply the knowledge gained as well as utilise and share the knowledge among their colleagues.

Read Other Articles In National News
climate resilience
Stakeholders validate studies on climate resilience
Oct 15, 2020, 11:36 AM

Stakeholders from the Ministry of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources (MECCNAR) alongside other sectors recently validated four technical studies and a proposal for the pilot programme for climate resilience.

Standard Chartered donates
Standard Chartered Bank donates D7.5m to WHO to support a countrywide scale up of laboratory testing for COVID-19 in The Gambia
Jun 16, 2020, 12:59 PM

Standard Chartered Bank on Monday 15th June 2020 donated GMD7,500,000.00 to the World Health Organization to support the implementation of a scale up of laboratory testing for COVID-19 across all regions in The Gambia in line with the National COVID plan.

Baja Kunda
Baja Kunda hosts Wuli East ‘Badingbun’ bantaba
Mar 31, 2021, 11:55 AM

The community of Baja Kunda in Wuli East district of Upper River Region over the weekend hosted the 3rd edition of its ‘Badingbun’ bantaba.

Ghanian Community
Ghanaian Community donates sanitary items to Dept. of Social Welfare
Apr 22, 2020, 2:23 PM

Ghanaian Community in The Gambia Tuesday donated sanitary items to the Department of Social Welfare as part of their contribution in the fights against coronavirus pandemic.