Dec 3, 2020, 12:28 PM
The Gambia has registered 22 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 3, 765; the 210th COVID-19 situation report reveals.
The villagers made this call amid Tuesday evening’s heavy down, which left many workers, vegetable growers, gardeners, patients stranded in the mentioned communities, as the two main highways connecting Brufut Ghana Town highway were not accessible at all until today. The inhabitants are therefore calling for swift intervention by government to make movement of goods and people less burdensome.
“We are appealing to the government and private institutions to come to the aid of these communities in this trying times of the country amid this pandemic and raining season especially when food stores are almost empty and harvesting hasn’t started yet” they said. Civil servants in the area who normally work in the city and Greater Banjul Area pay more than three (3) or four (4) times (fare) to reach their various places of work. “While those seeking medical care face the greatest challenges, as they couldn’t access the nearest health facilities due to the poor state of our roads”, villagers lamented.
Press Release: In Observing the first commemoration of the passing away of the late Alhaji Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, former President of the Republic of The Gambia and one of the founding fathers of our Independence, the entire PPP membership prays for Allah The All Mighty to grant him the highest Janna.
The leading light of human rights and champion of democracy, Hannah Forster, has been unanimously appointed to chair the board of the Commission on Political Debates (CPD), lending the institution to a massive boost ahead of its program-heavy electoral activities in the coming years.