Public Announcement – Foundation stone laying of 23MW Solar PV Plant in Jambur
NAWEC informs the general public, that the Government of The Gambia (GOTG), with financing from the World Bank and The European Investment Bank (EIB), under The Gambia Electricity Restoration and Modernization Project (GERMP), will be constructing a 23MW Solar PV Plant in Jambur in the West Coast Region of The Gambia.
The project will improve the power generation capacity and efficiency of NAWEC’s transmission network in order to increase access to electricity for socio-economic development. This is in line with the National Development Plan and The Gambia Electricity Sector Roadmap among other national policies.
The project will promote the extension, reliability and quality of the energy supply nationally, as well as diversifying energy sources to include renewables.
It is against the backdrop that NAWEC cordially invites you, to the foundation stone laying of this important project by His Excellency the President, Mr. Adama Barrow, on Saturday 4th February 2023 at 9am.
NATIONAL WATER AND ELECTRICITY COMPANY
FOR THE ATTENTION OF PERSONS AFFECTED BY
THE PROJECT (PAP) BY THE JAMBUR SOLAR PV PLANT WITH BATTERY STORAGE
As part of the Gambia Electricity Restoration and Modernization Project (GERMP), the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) has identified different persons affected by the Jambur Solar PV Plant in the West Coast Region. For the implementation of the RAP, those affected persons need to be fairly compensated prior to the works.
The People Affected by the Project (PAP) are requested to contact without delay, the Consultant, INOVA, which is mandated by NAWEC to carry out the implementation of the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) to provide their support for the payment of their compensation. The list of PAP who are not yet identified are attached on the Appendix.
The deadline for making the site available for this project is imminent. The Ministry of Lands and Regional Government (MoLRG) has issued the “NOTICE OF REQUIREMENT OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE AT JAMBUR VILLAGE” in accordance with the Land Acquisition and Compensation Act (LACA).
The office of the Consultant, INOVA is in the village of Jambur on the laterite road near the Alkalo de Jambur house.
The Consultant can be reached by phone on the following numbers: 277 35 88 / 957 14 71/331 42 96
The Project Coordinator
Appendix: The list of PAPs who never appear in the office
||Fatou B. Sadibou, and Mariama Ceesay
||Momodou Alpha Jallow
||Saidou Muhamadou Jallow OK
||Ebrima O. Badjie
||Baboucarr Y. Sanyang
||Muhammed Sillah c/o Essa Jabby
||Gibi Jallow c/o Momodou Alieu Jallow
||Seedou Sawo c/o Abdoulie Sawo
||Gambian Living in Benin c/o Talhatu Jallow
||Mamadou Alieu Barry c/o Fatoumata Barry
||Buray L. Joof