Jun 26, 2020, 12:47 PM
As part of its efforts to help stop the spread of Covid-19 in the country, Beakanyang, a local NGO recently concluded a sensitisation tour of communities in the Upper River Region.
The presentation was held at chairman’s residence in Sinchu Alagie.
Mr. Touray said he distributed the bags of sugar to help the needy ones during the Muslim month of Ramada. “I was first given six bags of sugar by President Barrow to present to the head of groups in my community Sinchu Alagie. I later bought twelve other bags and someone donated two bags, making it a total of twenty bags presented to needy women groups in Sinchu Alagie.”
“Women and youth are part of President Adama Barrow’s top agenda. I will also try to do my best for the youth and women of this community as part of my contribution towards nation building.”
For her part, head of women groups in Sinchu Alagie, Ya Huja Lowe, thanked the Gambian leader through their chairman Jibel Touray for the gesture, assuring that they will remain behind President Barrow.
Momodou Dahaba, a native of the community assured the beneficiaries that they will never be forgotten in any development so long as Jibel is their chairman.
Malado Jallow, head of youth groups in the community also thanked both the Gambian leader and Jibel Touray for the gesture, while assuring their full support to President Barrow.
As Muslims commenced fasting in this year’s Holy month of Ramadan, AGA Global Ambassadors UK/Gambia, over the weekend supported five Gambian families with one hundred and fifty pounds sterling.
National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) program manager, Yusupha Bojang said following the release of the final draft of the Constitution to the President and public by the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), it is necessary to maintain the momentum built during the processes leading to the final draft.
Trust Bank Gambia Limited Tuesday donated 240 bottles of Dettol Liquid soap to the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education towards the fight against coronavirus pandemic in schools and in the country.
As part of their efforts to contribute to the control of and spread of coronavirus pandemic in The Gambia, Radville Farms with support from Waltrose, recently donated sanitary materials and food aid to various communities that are directly benefiting from Radville Farm.
A one-time member of Kafuta youth development association has reminded the incoming executive members of the association to always consider unity as priceless and to be active advocates in safeguarding it within the community and beyond.
H.E Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on Wednesday, informed participants at the Education Above All (EAA) online conference that students in all categories of public school received lectures online and on radio and TV during the COVID-19 lockdown period.