BRITISH AMBASSADOR HOSTS CHEVENING WELCOME BACK EVENT

On 13 January, 2016 The British Ambassador to The Gambia, ColinBRITISH AMBASSADOR HOSTS
Crorkin, hosted a Chevening reception at the Ambassador’s residence to
welcome back two returning Chevening Scholars (2014/15) Ms Mam
Ndeban Jobe and Mr Bakau Dem.Ms Jobe successfully completed a one year M.A. in International Human
Rights and Humanitarian Law, whilst Mr Dem received an Msc in
Engineering, Technology and Business Management from UK universities.
The event was attended by a cross-section of guests comprising of the
private sector, media, an NGO, Chevening Alumni and Embassy staff.
Ms Jobe and Mr Dem expressed their gratitude for the opportunity to
study at UK Universities and the invaluable experiences gained.
Ambassador Crorkin congratulated the duo on their achievement. Mr
Dawda Jallow of the Chevening Alumni also gave a speech on behalf of
the Alumni welcoming the scholars to the Association.