Mar 28, 2022, 12:26 PM
The Institute of Travel and Tourism of The Gambia (ITToG) and partners on Wednesday 23rd March 2022 presented a special manual for Community Based Tourism (CBT) in The Gambia.
Modou Lamin Birom Bah, who was speaking in a recent interview with The Point, acknowledged that the National Assembly is one of the foremost establishments, if not the most important institution of government with respect to democratic governance; legislative oversight function, checks and balances in an effort to hold duty bearers accountable with regard to the rule of law, budgetary spending and conduct in office and ratification of agreements.
It could be recalled that Mr Bah is trying his second chance this year after first contesting under the United Democratic Party ticket earlier on.
The Citizens of Banjul North are calling for a new kind of representation in parliament towards improvements in their livelihoods and that of the country as a whole.
"My role if I am voted or given the mandate as your Member of Parliament for Banjul North constituency, I shall not only include working with colleagues to enact good laws that protect and guaranty the rights, liberty of all Gambians, but to uplift their economic position too" he assured.
He therefore expressed happiness to be given the opportunity to once more stand as candidate for Banjul North.
“Elections are critical moments for reflections, stock taking and making informed and smart decisions. Banjul North deserves an MP, who will provide thorough scrutiny and vetting of the executive branch that is indispensable. If the constituency is to succeed, representatives ought to be transparent, and to be held accountable"
The European Union (EU) said it’s expanding its support to young Gambians by enabling the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) to venture into new, well-needed activities, and extending its implementation period to November 2022.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) a United Nations agency responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Africell GSM Company on the U-Report initiative.
Banjul American International School (BAIS) located on Atlantic Road in Fajara, announced the expanded launch of its U.S. High School program in 2021-22. The BAIS Board of Directors voted at their Board meeting to maintain tuition at the specially discounted rate for self-paying high school families in the 2021-22 school year.