The Ministry of Youth and Sports under the leadership of Honourable Hadrammeh Sidibeh is working intensively to ensure that the development, promotion and regulations of youth and sports is guided by its policy and strategy.
In line with their pursuit of these objectives, officials at the Ministry led by Mr Lamin A. Camara, the Deputy Permanent Secretary Finance and Administration are expected to embark on a three-day tour of the rural Gambia to get first-hand information about the ongoing mini stadium and other sport facilities construction projects.
The tour will commence on Thursday, June 25th and the first point of call will Bwiam in the West Coast Region. The DPS and entourage will then proceed to Pakaliba in the Lower River Region; Janjanbureh in Central River Region; Diabougu and Basse, in the Upper River Region.
The Ministry hopes that these mini stadia and other sports facilities being constructed will contribute to the transformation of sports and capacity development in the country.
By Lamarana S Jallow, Information Officer, MOYS