Omar Manjang is a director of nursing and midwifery services in The Gambia. Omar currently serves the Gambia’s Ministry of Health, where he supervises and manages the nursing workforce and excels at facilitating career development and leadership opportunities. He also coordinates and implements the policies, plans, and budgets of the Nursing and Midwifery Services. Omar earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing from the University of Benin in Nigeria, where he specialized in reproductive and family health nursing, particularly the impact of maternal hand washing on infectious diseases among neonates. He earned a Master of Science in Nursing Sciences from the National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences. In addition, Omar earned a registered nursing certificate from the Gambia College School of Nursing and Midwifery.