Agric Minister Briefs Ifad On The Status Of Agriculture Within The Gambia allowfullscreen="true">

The Minister accompanied by her Permanent Secretary Momodou Mbye Jabang briefed the organisation about the standing of agriculture in the country.

Matarr Touray, a Senior Economist on the company says that worth discount within the space of internet tariff has been realized, although affordability stays a problem which makes it past the attain of common Gambian. Sulayman Gaye, the Customer Care Supervisor of telecoms service supplier, Comium admits that considering the incomes of an odd Gambian, the price of web is still a bit costly. However, he said the price of the internet is going down drastically compared to a decade in the past.

In March 2013, FIFA named Gassama as one of the fifty potential referees for the 2014 World Cup. On 15 January 2014, FIFA introduced that he would be one of the 25 referees for the match. The ultimate tournament of the sixth version of the CHAN competitors designed exclusively for gamers that includes of their domestic leagues will be held from April 2020 within the cities of Yaounde, Garoua, Douala and Limbe. Gambia’s highest standing performer and Africa’s best Referee Bakary Papa Gassama might be part of the panel on Video Assistant Refereeing whereas Abdul Aziz Bolel Jawo joins his colleagues as assistant referee. Minister for Agriculture Amie Fabureh was recently in Rome, Italy to attend the 43rd session of the Governing Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Develop .

Sometimes you surprise if it’s worth paying so much for internet if you anticipate to pay salaries and make profits,” says Fatou Touray, the CEO of Kerr Fatou, an internet media outlet which produces and disseminates completely different TV programmes on-line. IFAD invests in rural individuals by empowering them to cut back poverty and improve food security. It is estimated that IFAD has offered over US$22.four billion in grants. IFAD is an international monetary institution and a UN specialised company based mostly in Rome. He hails the creation of ACE submarine cable which was launched in 2012 as nicely as the nationwide fiber spine towards relieving access cost and the value of the web. Gassama high the benefit record of video assistant referees for the sixth version of the championships.

In a country the place many individuals stay on hand-to-mouth system, average monthly earnings spent to purchase cellular information or broadband packages value greater than the whole salaries of lots of full-time employees. Internet usage has grown tremendously in The Gambia over the previous decade. Smartphone penetration has spiked, resulting to the growth of cellular knowledge. Most of the local web users at present access the internet through their cellphone information. Comium Building alongside Kairaba AvenueThe Public Utilities Regulatory Authority is mandated to regulate web service providers and their companies.

These areas according to the Minister are inhabited by food insecure communities, malnourished youngsters, girls and young people which are principally weak to climate change. She noted that these challenges are amplified by weak public establishments and personal service operators, excessive population development, low agricultural productiveness, and limited access to sources.