ECOWAS Federation, Gambia Chapter, Representatives Extend Courtesy Call to Vice President Jallow at the State House, Banjul

In a noteworthy exchange, representatives from the ECOWAS Federation, Gambia Chapter, paid a courtesy call on the Vice President of The Gambia, Mohammed B.S Jallow at the State House on Tuesday, 14th November, 2023.

The meeting primarily centred around substantive discussions on Women Empowerment, addressing its crucial role in both national and international development initiatives. The visit was marked by a palpable spirit of collaboration and shared commitment to advancing gender equality and empowerment.

Ms. Ellen Johnson, the esteemed Secretary General of the ECOWAS Federation, Gambia Chapter, expressed her satisfaction in meeting Vice President Jallow. During the engagement, she articulated the purpose of their visit, which was twofold: to convey well wishes to the Vice President and to acquaint him with the ECOWAS Federation's mission, initiatives, and ongoing activities.

Describing the interaction as notably positive, Ms. Johnson underscored the importance of fostering partnerships and raising awareness about the ECOWAS Federation's impactful work. The Vice President reciprocated the sentiment, emphasizing the significance of collaboration between The Gambia and the ECOWAS Federation.

Vice President Jallow reassured the representatives of the full support of The Gambia Government in furthering Women Empowerment initiatives for the betterment of national development. The commitment reflects the government’s recognition of the pivotal role women play in the socio-economic progress of the nation.