Massive Growth, Massive Worth

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 could be one of many 25 referees for the event. The ultimate tournament of the sixth version of the CHAN competition designed exclusively for gamers that includes in their home leagues might 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 will 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 lately in Rome, Italy to attend the 43rd session of the Governing Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Develop .

In a rustic the place many individuals live on hand-to-mouth system, average monthly revenue spent to purchase mobile information or broadband packages cost more than the whole salaries of lots of full-time staff. Internet usage has grown tremendously in The Gambia over the previous decade. Smartphone penetration has spiked, resulting to the growth of cell information. Most of the native web users at present entry the internet via their phone data. Comium Building along Kairaba AvenueThe Public Utilities Regulatory Authority is remitted to control internet service providers and their companies.

Matarr Touray, a Senior Economist at the agency says that value discount within the space of internet tariff has been realized, though affordability remains a challenge which makes it beyond the attain of average Gambian. Sulayman Gaye, the Customer Care Supervisor of telecoms service supplier, Comium admits that considering the earning of an odd Gambian, the price of internet remains to be a bit costly. However, he stated the price of the internet is going down drastically in comparison with a decade in the past.

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

Sometimes you wonder if it’s worth paying a lot for internet whenever you count on to pay salaries and make income,” says Fatou Touray, the CEO of Kerr Fatou, an online media outlet which produces and disseminates completely different TV programmes online. IFAD invests in rural folks by empowering them to reduce poverty and improve food security. It is estimated that IFAD has offered over US$22.four billion in grants. IFAD is an international financial 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 national fiber spine in direction of relieving access price and the worth of the web. Gassama prime the advantage listing of video assistant referees for the sixth version of the championships.

These areas in accordance with the Minister are inhabited by food insecure communities, malnourished youngsters, girls and younger folks which are largely weak to climate change. She famous that these challenges are amplified by weak public institutions and personal service operators, high population growth, low agricultural productivity, and restricted entry to assets.