Huge Progress, Massive Price

Minister Fabureh pointed out that poverty within the Gambia is usually concentrated in rural areas largely characterized by fragile ecosystems. She said areas along the Gambia River are endowed with natural assets however constantly degraded and lack appropriate infrastructure and public services.

In March 2013, FIFA named Gassama as one of the fifty potential referees for the 2014 World Cup. On 15 January 2014, FIFA announced that he would be one of the 25 referees for the tournament. The last event of the sixth edition of the CHAN competition designed completely for gamers that includes of their domestic leagues might be held from April 2020 in the cities of Yaounde, Garoua, Douala and Limbe. Gambia’s highest standing performer and Africa’s best Referee Bakary Papa Gassama might be a half of the panel on Video Assistant Refereeing while Abdul Aziz Bolel Jawo joins his colleagues as assistant referee. Minister for Agriculture Amie Fabureh was just lately in Rome, Italy to attend the forty third session of the Governing Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Develop .

These areas based on the Minister are inhabited by food insecure communities, malnourished children, ladies and young people which might be mostly weak to local weather change. She noted that these challenges are amplified by weak public establishments and private service operators, high inhabitants development, low agricultural productivity, and limited entry to assets.

The Minister accompanied by her Permanent Secretary Momodou Mbye Jabang briefed the organisation concerning the standing of agriculture within the nation.

Sometimes you wonder if it’s price paying a lot for web when you count on to pay salaries and make earnings,” says Fatou Touray, the CEO of Kerr Fatou, an internet media outlet which produces and disseminates completely different TV programmes online. IFAD invests in rural people by empowering them to minimize back poverty and improve meals safety. It is estimated that IFAD has provided over US$22.four billion in grants. IFAD is an international monetary establishment and a UN specialised agency based in Rome. He hails the creation of ACE submarine cable which was launched in 2012 in addition to the nationwide fiber backbone in the course of relieving access cost and the price of the web. Gassama high the advantage list of video assistant referees for the sixth version of the championships.

Matarr Touray, a Senior Economist on the company says that worth discount in the space of web tariff has been realized, although affordability remains a challenge which makes it past the reach of common Gambian. Sulayman Gaye, the Customer Care Supervisor of telecoms service supplier, Comium admits that contemplating the earning of an odd Gambian, the worth of web remains to be a bit costly. However, he said the worth of the web is going down drastically in comparability with a decade in the past.

Momodou Bah, a freelance journalist working for international media shops, wants regular internet entry to get close to news and to disseminate information. But not even his standing as a heavyweight journalist with good paycheck exempts him from feeling the warmth of high internet value. As a network, we do lots of reside streaming and that requires a lot of internet.

Despite complaints about the cost, Musa says the standard of the providers is maintaining and increasing Africell’s customers. Also within the record of referees and assistant referees is Abdul Azziz Bolel Jawo who can additionally be on the CAF merit list nominated as assistant referee for the Championship. Three occasions Gambia-born CAF referee of the yr, Bakary Papa Gassama is among the record of CAF most popular short record of referees for 2020 CHAN match in Cameroon. Jeffang has a Diploma in Journalism from Media Academy for Journalism and Communication , the place he’s currently pursuing his Advanced Diploma programme. Jeffang is a passionate advocate for the rights and welfare of media workers and currently serves as the president of Young Journalists’ Association of The Gambia . He nonetheless cautions that to take care of these low tariffs, PURA and the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology must lower the costs of licenses and tariffs to accommodate this progress and help the players available in the market. At continental entrance, he also officiated the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations last between Ghana and Cote D Ivoire.