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kotu secondary

Kotu Secondary School

Kotu Senior Secondary School in Kotu, The Gambia is part of The POHGEP Facebook Friends group. This project connects students at Kotu with students at New Hope Academy in Landover Hills, MD USA. The project is s a modern day pen-pal progam that provides both groups the opportunity to experience a different culture using contemporary technology.

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nema kunku school courtyard

Nema Kunku Nursery School

Since 2001, Gambia Link, a charity based in the United Kingdom, has provided funds to purchase land for the school, build the buildings, educate teachers, and provide other materials.  

Also since 2001, POHGEP, a charity based in the United States, has provided technical and financial support to the school and scholarships for economically challenged Nema Kunku students. (POHGEP currently does not provide funds for this program.)

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alhaji mamour secca memorial nursery / lower basic school entrance

Alhaji Mamour Secca Memorial Nursery/ Lower Basic School

In 1989, when Momodu and Ndeye Isatou Jallow started the Alhaji Mamour Secca Memorial Nursery School in Old Jeshwang, their home’s sitting room doubled as their only classroom.

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