Category: Sister Speaks

About love and polygamy: “The lane of love  is narrow; there is room for only one”

With Rohey Samba These are not my words. They are the words of the Indian poet, Kabir. But they might as well have come from the well springs of my faithful mind. Craftily well spoken, I may add. Above all, I believe in love. Yes, I do. I will defer to quote the ancient Greeks…

Delving into the beastly nature of our insensitivity:  Why the outrage over the macabre kids’ slayings is a form of hypocrisy.

With Rohey Samba The big news, which is not very new, honestly, is the slaying, kidnapping and sacrificing of kids that is widely circulated on social media in recent times. It’s always a trend we see eclipse during election time in and around the Senegambia sub-region. Thus the signs and portents of an imminent electioneering…

The onus on women is to be fair to their fellow  women and not to negotiate on fairness

With Rohey Samba Long before the Internet age blossomed into flowerhood in the 2000s, and long before online news came within easy reach of everyone with a tablet, mobile phone, IPod and so forth, there was the era of newspapers, tabloids and glitz magazines of the early to late ’90s. My uncle Adama Kelepha Samba,…