The Olympians with the executive members of Gambia National Olympic Committee GNOC with their trainers, team Doctor were accompanied to the State House by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Deputy Permanent Secretary Technical, as well as Executive Director and staff of the National Sports Council.
In his appreciation remark, Honourable Bakary Y. Badjie, the Minister of Youth and Sports expressed delight over the gesture and initiatives so far taken by the Government of the Gambia under the leadership of His Excellency President Adama Barrow. He reiterated the Government commitment to support sports and the Young People of the Gambia.
He assures the Olympic Committee of continuous working relationship, and Government commitment to supports all sporting disciplines. Emphasising that he's always proud of athletes who represent Gambia at international level.
President Barrow equally express heartfelt gratitude to the team and commended the team for the commitment