The Gambian sports Goodwill Ambassador Mr Tijan Jaiteh today Friday 11th March 2022 donated sports materials to the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
The sports gears including a set of football Jersey, footballs and football shocks were received by the honourable Minister of sports at his office in Banjul.
Receiving the jerseys, Minister Bakary Y. Badjie thanked the donor for the initiative saying the items will be made to good use.
"We appreciate the gifts and more so the work you have been doing for the country, this shows your passion and commitment to the development of sports in the Gambia" he emphasised.
He said the president was not wrong when he give him the title of a Goodwill Ambassador of sports as this has proven his support and willingness to execute for the interest of the country
Speaking at the presentation, Mr Jaiteh expressed gratitude to the ministry for the guidance and support in executing his function as an Ambassador.
He assured the ministry of his commitment to continue supporting the sports fraternity in different areas of sports.
Mr Saikou K. Sanyang and Musa Mbye Permanent and Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry express sentiments they both hailed Mr Jaiteh for the donation saying the material will go a long way in addressing the effort of the ministry in mobilizing support in the sport's development.