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FEBWA women donate medical items to health sector

State House, Banjul, 11th March 2021: The Federation of ECOWAS Business Women’s Association (FEBWA) presented medical items to His Excellency President Adama Barrow at a ceremony held at the State House in Banjul on Wednesday, 10thMarch 2021.

The delegation was led to the presidency by Aja Ndey Conteh–Jallow, who commended President Barrow for the massive improvement in the country’s health sector, adding that the donation is to compliment his government’s efforts. Mrs. Conteh–Jallow said the Barrow government has created an enabling environment for women to explore existing opportunities and upgrade their economic status in the country.

President Adama Barrow thanked the Federation for supporting his government’s agenda in improving the health sector in The Gambia. He said the upgrading and improvement of the health sector is a priority for his government.

The President shared his government’s plan to construct and renovate fifty (50) health facilities as well as introduce community ambulance services across the country, as previously announced during his last dialogue with the people tour.

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