When the going gets tough, the tough gets going. Last Saturday, 8th October, 2016, marked another indelible day for #GreenUp10000 as the community of Medina Mennen village in Lower Niumi, North Bank Region, planted different varieties of seedlings amounting to a total of 1,100 trees.
The trees where bought and made available to the community by The Green Up project.The community where also sensitized on the significance of trees and climate change. The Activity was joyously embraced by commoners of the village and representatives of alkalos of surrounding villages.
Follow the Green Up facebook page by clicking and liking https://www.facebook.com/Green-Up-Gambia-1763374967254531/ for more details on the program. GRTS and newspapers will carry the news this week as well.
As of now, we are happy to unveil that the Green Up equation is 10,000 – 1,101.
By Saikou Suwareh Jabai