The University of The Gambia Students’ Union kickstarts its annual Students’ Week in the Lower River Region’s village of Kiang Tendaba.

This student-led activity is an opportunity for students from diverse backgrounds to network, and share ideas after every two rigorous semesters of academic work. Premised on the theme: The Role of University Education in Promoting Democracy, Peace and Security, this years’s event will feature community outreaches; seminars on peace, democracy; a cultural day; a pitching contest and series of sporting events.