Alieu Gassama

Alieu Gassama

I am happy and appreciate that I was selected as the recipient of this scholarship. Thank you for your generosity. I am very honored to receive
this award. Your act of kindness will make an incredible difference in my
life. It will lighten my burden, so I can spend more time focusing on my studies
Fall semester 2018:
I HAVE LEARNED SO MANY THING EXAMPLE SUBJECT LIKE MASS COMMUNICATION ,I.T, FRENCH LANGUAGE AND INTRO TO POLITIC WHICH HELP ME A LOT .I CAN USE COMPUTER AND ALSO I CAN TRY TO SPEAK FRENCH LANGUAGE.MY ENGLISH LANGUAGE HAVE IMPROVED.I THINK THAT THAT IS VERY IMPORTANT
Spring semester 2019:
My English language is improve both written and spoken .I can write a News Articles and can able to do interview with professional skills. I can now speak French language .i had intership with a news paper. I can able to anaysis political issues.Just to name a few .I have archived alot
Fall semester 2019:
I have good grades.My challenge is i need extra class for french language .Another challenge i dont have tablet or laptop so i read my note from my phone
What is the importance of academic education for the development of the Gambia? (from interview in midterm report)
On the economy, the media as the fourth estate has the mandate to hold this government to account, by enabling tax payers understand where every butut, generated either through their taxes or foreign aid, is spend. This process of scrutinizing the government and reporting its dealings, in great ways, makes the government responsive to the people and wary of public opinion before spending public resources. Human Rights, the media has an indispensable role to play not only in popularizing human rights instruments but advocating for its protection by ways of clarifying its correlations to the rule of law. For far too long, this country has carved a niche for itself as the chief violator of human rights, despite being the birthplace of the region’s main human rights charter, referred to as The Banjul Charter. On Politics, the media can create platforms where candidates running for public offices would be scrutinized exhaustively, to enable the masses make informed political choices and guide people’s decision making processes in selecting the most competent individuals, based on their track record, competency amongst others. Such practice in matured democracies, are done through televised debates, and political contenders would compete based on their manifestos and visions