Kanni Toray, som läser accountancy bekriver coronapandemins påverkan av Gambia så här: In general it is affecting everyone as schools and universities are closed. Many businesses have been closed and people especially the less privilege are facing difficulties to survive because of the lock down. My personal situation is currently better because we are now having online classes which is a means of avoiding public gatherings.
Vi har bett alla våra studenter beskriva den aktuella sitationen i Gambia. Så här skiver Jainaba Ceesay som läser ekonomi:
The general situation of the pandemic has caused a global recession, leading to high unemployment rate and inflation because of the lockdown. Trade has been banned due to border closure and educational systems are affected world wide (widespread closure of schools and universities).The pandemic has also impacted religion in various ways, which includes the cancellation of worship services, closing of mosques and churches. And the people mostly affected are the poor, as their sustenance depends on their daily revenue or income. Personally, the pandemic make me more lazy and hence less efficient.