FDNF | Helping Young Minds Achieve Excellence
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Helping Young Minds Achieve Excellence


The Francis DeGaulle Njie Foundation is a charitable organisation registered under the Company’s Act of the Laws of The Gambia. The Foundation was initially setup by the family of the late DeGaulle, as he was fondly referred to by friends and associates, in commemoration of the values of excellence and dedication to service that he stood for throughout his short but very exemplary life.

Francis DeGaulle Njie was born on 27th November 1970, in Banjul,The Gambia.He was educated in Banjul, at Ola Ndow’s Kindergarten, Saint Joseph’s Prep School, Sukuta Primary School, Saint Augustine’s High School and Gambia High School, where he was always top of his class in every academic discipline.