Dec 17, 2020, 12:29 PM
Karpowership, a Turkish energy company operating in The Gambia donated 5,000 facemasks to the Fatou Bah-Barrow Foundation (FaBB) Tuesday afternoon.
This is part of support to needy families during the course of state of public emergency in The Gambia due to coronavirus pandemic.
Chairman of the Association, Njaga Jawo said the gesture was their token of support to the community to mitigate the difficulties families are going through during the period of the state of public health emergency.
He said the Association came into existence as a result of the thoughtfulness of some citizens of the town who are currently living in the diaspora. “Since then, a number of development projects have been initiated by the association, including the ongoing construction of a community mortuary and provision of sanitary materials in the fight against the deadly pandemic.
The European Union (EU) Ambassador to The Gambia and head of delegation last Thursday handed over and inaugurated two new ambulances, two pickups, eight motor cycles and 60 bicycles to The Gambia Red Cross Society (GRCS) at its headquarters in Kanifing.
As the fight against COVID-19 intensifies, Chief Executive Officer of Doku Group, Galo Saidy recently presented a cheque amounting to D5000 and 24 T-Shirts to Honorable Alieu K. Darboe through his foundation to support his community.
Ebrima O. Jallow has been re-elected president of the National livestock Owner Association (NaLOA) of The Gambia to manage the affairs of the association for the next five years.Mr. Jallow was re-elected alongside with his executive during their national congress held last Thursday and Friday at Jenoi in Lower River Region.