Feb 1, 2021, 3:18 PM
Class of 1980 alumni at St. Joseph High School on Tuesday handed over the baton to Class of 1981 at a symbolic ceremony held at the school ground in Banjul.
It could be recalled that, in 2020, they were finalist at the Human Award in Ghana. They impressed by initiating several GoFundMe to assist people go for overseas treatment. They also embarked on a lot of public sensitisation, women empowering projects, introducing young people to study ICT at Smart professional college, covid19 sensitization, promote youth participation in national building as well as engagement in environmental sanitation projects.
Despite the effects of covid-19, which affected the entire world, Golden Bee Revolution is still breaking boundaries with its weekly Television show, advocating for humanitarian work. These include: career coaching for ten schools in The Gambia. In March, Golden Bee Revolution partnered Kanifing Municipal Council, Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and other stakeholders to implement civic and voter education within KMC that lasted for two months.
The advocacy group is set to launch another humanitarian project titled “end domestic violence in our communities/societies”. The Golden Bee Revolution earned a spot in the final nomination list at the Humanitarian Award Global 2021, under best volunteer group.
Alagie Cherno Suwareh, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Golden Bee Revolution said: “this is a great achievement. An event that is said to celebrate individuals and/or groups that render humanitarian support in the world.”
He added: “You don’t have to be wealthy to play a role in nation building. However, patriotism plays a significant role in that aspect,” claiming that the award is said to be 25% on voting which is currently on-going, while 75% is earned on the impact of their activities to be measured by event organizers. He thanked all those who contributed to their success.
Former Gambia High Commissioner to Senegal Ebrima Ousman Ndure, who is now the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Diplomacy and Protocol Consulting on Friday certified 28 government officials in different departments after successfully completing a 5-day training on diplomatic protocol and etiquettes.
Former alkalo of Gunjur Sambuyang, Alhagie Nfansu Yaya Touray on Sunday patronized Sambuyang New Town ‘Kabilo’ ward with new taps after drilling a borehole in his compound.
Banjul, The Gambia – The United States remains committed to supporting countries including The Gambia in their fight against the global COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, Ambassador Paschall handed over 765,000 dalasis worth of sanitation supplies to the Kanifing Municipal Council to support their efforts to combat the virus.