Ebunjan Theatre over the weekend organised a graduation ceremony for eleven young Gambians who completed four months of intensive training on theatre.
In this edition of Bantaba, our Associate Editor Amadou Camara speaks to the leader of United Democratic Party, Ousianou Darboe, on his party's core values, strategy to win power, the recently endorsed IEC amendments, the historic pardon of political prisoners by the president, and his eligibility to contest the 2016 presidential election.
Njola was a widow who lost her husband eight years ago. She lived in a dilapidated house with her children.
SeneGambian rapper Bocar was born in Wack Ngouna, Senegal on April 12, 1990. He grew in The Gambia and Senegal, West Africa, before he joined his family in France in 2008. As a child, he attended school in The Gambia from primary School to high school, stopping at grade 10 before joining his family in France, where he continued his studies and doing music at the same time.
The majority leader of the ruling Alliance Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) party at the National Assembly, Hon Fabakary Tombong Jatta yesterday said the achievements registered under the APRC regime since 1994 surpassed his imagination.
Friday, November 14, was World Diabetes Day. The WDD campaign is led by the International Diabetes Federation and its member associations. The Day is used to engage millions of people worldwide in diabetes advocacy and awareness. It was created in 1991 by the IDF and the World Health Organisation in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat that diabetes now poses.
In October this year, the University of Birmingham will showcase one of its greatest treasures – the recently discovered manuscripts of pages of the Qur'an, thought to be the oldest in the world.
A review must be made of experiences gained in rice production across the country and an analysis of factors contributing to or constraining success...
- The National Assembly Member for Banjul Central, Hon Abdoulie Saine, has extended a correspondence to President Yahya Jammeh congratulating him on the occasion of the 21st anniversary of the July 22 revolution. The message reads:
- Migrant contribution must be backed with policies
- Obama's visit to Kenya is symbolic