The Rotary Club of Fajara over the weekend inaugurated a new president, Sainey Manneh, to take over the mantle of leadership of the said club for 2017/2018, at a ceremony held in Fajara.
Delivering his speech, Rotarian president, Sainey Manneh, expressed appreciation on his elevation to the position of president of the Rotary Club of Fajara. He said it marked a time honoured tradition of passing the mantle of leadership of the Rotary Club of Fajara to a new executive for the next one year.
“I am deeply humbled by the privilege accorded to me of being the head of the new leadership team of the Rotary Club of Fajara for the next one year,” he said.
Mr Manneh paid homage to his Rotarian brethren in The Gambia, both past and the present that have and continue to put service above self in their quest to improve mankind.
He thanked the outgoing team for successfully steering the affairs of the club for the past year and successfully moving the club further forward.
He said rotary is action oriented, hence being at the helm of such a club requires dedication, commitment and the support of the leadership team and the club members at large.
Mr Manneh challenged his fellow members to put all hands on deck so that they could work towards achieving their shared and individual goals for the year.