The University of The Gambia Faculty and Staff Association says they will embark on sit down strike on 1 March 2017 in protest against Vice Chancellor and Senior Management Team’s decision to purchase 6 new vehicles which cost close to 8 Million Dalasis at a time when the university is without proper facilities for both students and lecturers, low salaries, lack of capacity building, Among others.

Speaking at a news conference at University of The Gambia Faculty of Law, the group believe thier cause is truly important and ‘we are forced to take action to ensure the long term viability and efficiency of the university’.

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