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Building A Culture of Togetherness (part 1)

Expansion of learning space at Law Faculty and School of Medicine and Allied Health Science Yes, indeed, with the help of the Almighty Allah, construction of a 5 floor building in collaboration with Gamworks is almost completed and will be handed over in a few weeks time, Inshallah. I am sure you have noticed the new building near the mosque on the right hand side as you enter the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) on top of the facilities and mechanical building area. We have constructed a new three-storey building from the ground up and two-storeys on top of the existing structure giving us 5 floors of much needed learning space for academic and clinical activities for our Medical and Allied Health Science students and faculty. We continue to be aggressive in our recruitment efforts for more medical faculty to strengthen the quality of learning. We have hired some of our medical graduates as future Medical Academics who will pursue postgraduate/terminal degrees in various specialties and return as full-time lecturers and researchers while serving the EFSTH as consultants....

David Morley

Outgoing British Ambassador to The Gambia( part 2) In this sophomore edition of the re-launched The Diplomat, picking it up from where they left it last week, the outgoing British Ambassador to The Gambia granted anchor Sainey Darboe an exclusive interview in which he talks about a myriad of issues relating to Gambian-British relations......

Ahmadiyya leader releases book on world crisis and the pathway to peace’

The amir of the Ahmadiyya movement in The Gambia, Baba Trawally, has issued a press statement on a seminal publication by the head of his worldwide community.....

Doma Yi

I have been bit by the writer's bug; if such a thing did not exist, I guess this new disease has decided to make me its first victim. This is my fourth essay in one week and I wonder how I have found the time to pen anything. Life is certainly not business as usual. Life is not even business as anything. Right now it is simply just life with its everyday rants and displays of thirst and disgust....

Ambassador: ‘UK-Gambia relations steady despite…’

The outgoing British ambassador to The Gambia, David Morley, has described relations between The Gambia and United Kingdom as “pretty steady”....

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