In his quest to make Hajj and Umrah accessible and convenient for Gambians, Ousman Jammeh, a native of Jarra Tonyataba in the Lower River Region (LRR), who currently lives in the United States of America (USA), has established Hajj and Umrah travel agency in Gambia.
Mr. Jammeh, who studied Islam in a recognized university in Medina, Saudi Arabia, also owns a travel agency in the United States of America (USA) named: “American Foundation Hajj and Umrah” which has been recognized and certified by Saudi Arabia. Ministry of Hajj and Umrah.
In an exclusive interview with The Point, Jammeh said, “The travel agency I started in the United States is recognized by the Saudi government. The Saudi Ministry of Hajj granted the company a license to operate Hajj and Umrah in the United States.
His travel company in the United States, he added, had principles in the way they do their work, which earned them recognition in the United States, saying: “We have been recognized because of the tremendous work we are doing. We have decided to open another branch in the United States. Gambia with the aim of helping Gambians.”
“With the level of our experience in air travel ticketing globally and including Hajj and Umrah service, our company will do everything possible to ensure that Gambians who choose my company for their needs travel agents enjoy all their rights, among others. Therefore, I would like to urge all Gambians to come and buy air tickets from our office.”
“We have experience in the field of Hajj and Umrah for over three decades. It is because of our experience and the trust that our customers place in us that many people have contacted us to bring this business into the country in order to help Gambians as well. We have good contacts with the Saudi government.”
Mr. Jammeh recalled that over the past few years, his company has been involved in nation building as it has donated bags of cement, among other materials, to needy people in the country. “We will replicate the good work we are doing in Saudi Arabia and the United States in the country. I can assure you that we will make Hajj and Umrah convenient and accessible to all Gambians in a way that has never before been done. produced in the country.”
“What is more important is that we work together as Gambians and participate in the development of the country so that we can help our people. Therefore, I urge Gambians to come and buy tickets with us so that they can perform their Hajj and Umrah easily without encountering any difficulties.I have extensive experience in this profession and I am committed to making it easier for Gambians.