By Rugiatou Camara
Members of Boka Leye Talinding in the early hours of last Saturday organized a cleaning exercise (Set Setal) led by their president Jainaba fatty and their area councilor Musa Badjie.
Speaking during the set-setal to Star FM Radio reporter Rugiatou camara, Musa Badjie the area councilor outlines that as a councilor he need to work and support the youths in their initiative because they elected him to represent them in council.
According to Mr Badjie this exercise is a laudable initiative done by Boka Legaye Talinding members and he thanked them for coming up with this initiative to clean the environment of talinding. He, however, called on other youths to emulate Boka Legaye Talinding members as the municipality alone cannot do all the work. We need people to join hands together to work for the betterment of the country, he concluded.
On her part the president of the association, Jainaba fatty emphasized that the association was established not only to work with the people of talinding but the entire community of Gambia. She posited that this exercise was meant to join hands with other youths to clean the environment of Talinding as to contribute their own quota in nation development. The president of the association went further to outline that they have many projects on the pipeline and are looking forward to working with their councilors in achieving these projects. She concluded by calling other youths to join the cause in improving and enhancing the environment in communities and the country at large.
The cleaning exercise was well attended by youths and elders within the community.