Category: Biography

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Melvnin The curious case of the black or white ‘Gambian’ model A model claiming to be a Gambian, who has gained notoriety for her rich, dark skin tone, came under attack on social media after a follower accused her of being a white woman in blackface. A follower from Brazil made a meme accusing the…

Haddy Ndure

A De Montfort University, UK, student has a cause for celebration after securing herself a highly sought-after job at ITV News. Haddy Ndure, Gambian who is currently in her final year of a Journalism and History degree at De Montfort University and will graduate in July, will begin working with ITV and ITN News in…

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Awa Gassama Aspiring diplomat At just 22 years old, Awa Gassama already has a burning desire for diplomacy and has set herself on the path. After graduating at Nusrat Senior Secondary School in 2013, Awa studied sales and marketing whiles she briefly involved in acting. Awa is currently doing a diploma in international relations and…

Mustapha Kah, Independent Candidate, Jeshwang Constituency

If there is any one whose candidature in the forthcoming parliamentary election defines the Gambia’s change agenda, it is Mustapha Kah, Independent Candidate for Jeshwang Constituency. Mustapha is not the typical candidate that is contesting in this election. He is the man of the people whose vision for Jeshwang is to serve as a voice…

Famara Fofana Writer He is well-known by the sobriquet Sultan, a man with a strong passion for creative writing. Famara has been one of the news editors of the state-owned national television, GRTS, and has built an untainted image for himself over the years. “I love to read essays and different write-ups by other people…

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Haddijatou Camara Designer/activist A talented and fascinating designer Haddyjatou Camara is also an activist and feminist who loves Art, which includes design and photography. She is 20 years old, living in Kanifing Estate and graduated at West Africa International in 2013. Upon completion she joined the college of central London with a diploma in marketing…

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Haddy Faal Student She is an eye candy. As vivacious as she is intelligent. Haddy Faal, 21, is a final year student of Marketing & Management at the University of The Gambia. The Sukuta-born Kotu resident attended Bakau New Town Primary and Junior Secondary School and Hermann-Gmeiner Senior Secondary School before enrolling at the UTG…

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Toufah Jallow Aspiring social worker Toufah Jallow, 21, is a stunningly gorgeous and multitalented young lady who wowed everyone by becoming the first, from Gambia College and Brikama, to wear the crown of the July 22nd beauty and scholarship pageant in 2014. A few years later, Toufah left the country “because I had two choices,…