The Gambia is a developing country in western Africa; the capital is Banjul. The official language is English, but many inhabitants speak indigeneous languages such as Wolof or Mandinka. Facilities for tourism in the Banjul area are good; however, outside the capital region, tourist facilities are limited in availability and quality.
Gambia detains 7 police officers in connection to death of Mauritanian national
"Investigation is ongoing as postmortem was conducted on the corpse of the Mauritanian at Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul. The autopsy report indicated that the primary cause of his death is Cardiac failure and the secondary cause is ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:32:00 GMT
Teaching Abroad in The Gambia, West Africa
Africa?s smallest mainland country ? and where I had my first placement as a teacher. In The Gambia I taught literature and English to high school students ? but as a new teacher, I learned a lot too. My experience abroad taught me about humanity.
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:00:00 GMT
Gambia: English Teachers Capacitated
In their attempt to complement their line ministry's effort in providing quality teaching, the English Teachers Association of The Gambia, recently organized a two day training for English Language teachers from selected Upper Basic Schools in Region One ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 30 Dec 2015 03:56:52 GMT
London terrorist told family he was flying to Saudi Arabia before starting his deadly spree
Ms Hydara, who is from Gambia in west Africa but now lives in a rented flat ... A year after getting married, Ajao moved to Saudi Arabia for the first time, teaching English as a foreign language. Back in the UK, he moved between Luton, east London ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:27:00 GMT
Westminster attack: Khalid Masood\'s wife \'saddened and shocked\'
Hydara, who is originally from the Gambia, spoke out after Masood's mother said she ... Masood's CV said he taught English in Saudi Arabia in 2005 and worked as a "senior English teacher" at a college in Luton after he returned to the UK in 2009, reports ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:19:00 GMT
English Teachers Association revived
English language teachers have established a structure called the Association of Teachers of English-The Gambia (GATE) at their first-ever congress held on Friday in Kanifing. Since its formation in the 70s, the core subject association has been in the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 08 Mar 2015 17:00:00 GMT
English Language Teaching Profile: The Gambia.
British Council, London (England). English-Teaching Information Centre. This profile in outline form of the English language teaching situation in the Gambia discusses the role of English in the community and within the educational system. The number of ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Mar 2017 22:30:55 GMT
Groundbreaking Partnership Between The New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning And The Gambia Yields Powerful Early Results
TRENTON, N.J., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New Jersey Center for Teaching ... Gambia. Further building upon the program's success, CTL has also recently entered a contract with MoBSE to provide fast track digital content development of ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Jan 2016 01:05:00 GMT
Jammeh to replace English as Gambia\'s official language
Gambia? President Yahya Jammeh has announced that he is contemplating replacing English with one of the local vernaculars ... A recent and welcome change was the renaming of the Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital, Gambia?s main referral facility, to ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:16:42 GMT
A week of song in The Gambia
This is a method of teaching English widely used throughout the UK and is proving to be a great success in The Gambia. During the week we also managed to fit in a radio interview on Unique FM, a singing workshop at a Gospel church in Bakau and a visit to ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2009 17:00:00 GMT