20 August 2018

Gambia: Govt Pays Tribute to Late Kofi Annan

The Government of the Republic of The Gambia learns with deep regret, grief and sorrow the demise of Mr Kofi Annan, former Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate which sad event took place on Saturday 18 August 2018. Mr Annan died at 80, his life was punctuated with a love for peace, justice and equality.

The Government of The Gambia recognises that Mr Anna's passing away is a huge loss to the International Community. He will be remembered for his stance and contribution to peace - building and peace- making in the world.

The Government of The Gambia sympathises with the entire United Nations family, Government and the people of the sister Republic of Ghana, families and friends of the late Mr Annan whose leadership at the United Nations has produced indelible mark on humanity as a whole. The Government of The Gambia prays that his soul rest in perfect peace.

Gambia

Spain-Based Gambian Footballer Offers Apology

Spain-based Gambian striker Bakary Njie has offered a groveling apology over his recent suspension. The 30-year-old had… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

Copyright © 2018 The Point. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.