Aug 20, 2021, 3:17 PM
Mystic Limited, a multi-media innovative-oriented company recently opened its doors to the country’s business environment, with a focus to use multimedia, organic agriculture and import and export services.
The High Commission is inviting people to book onto a flight leaving The Gambia on the 24 April.
To book flights and register their details, British nationals should follow the information listed on the online travel advice on www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/the-gambia.
The announcement is in addition to previous work by the UK staff who have already supported the repatriation of over 1300 holidaymakers from The Gambia since the global Covid-19 pandemic started.
British Nationals had been helped to get on commercial flights home by the UK Government, however with no more commercial flights operating to The Gambia at the moment, a charter flight has been scheduled for 24 April.
British High Commissioner to the Gambia, Sharon Wardle said: “Our staff in London and overseas are working around the clock to help British travellers get home from all over the world and we have allocated £75 million to help. I would urge British travellers in The Gambia who want to return home to book on the charter flight on 24 April as we cannot be sure when airlines will be running a normal service in the future.”
Details of the flight have been shared with those British tourists and visitors registered with the High Commission and through the Foreign & Commonwealth Office Travel Advice. Vulnerable British travellers who normally reside in the UK are being prioritised.
Staff from the British High Commission Banjul are continuing to provide consular support to any British nationals who remain in The Gambia and require assistance.
The GATCH Group Saturday continued its goodwill donation of food items to Gambian communities with Sanyang village in Kombo South District as the latest beneficiary.
Future4All Foundation, The Gambia, in collaboration with their Netherlands counterpart last Tuesday donated 50kg bags of rice and gallons of cooking oil to households in Toubakolong village, as covid-19 food relief.
A framework agreement for the development and implementation of a four star hotel in The Gambia was on Wednesday signed between The Gambia Tourism Board and the National Center For Arts and Culture (NCAC). The agreement paves the way for GTBoard to build a four star hotel in Barra, North Bank Region.