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Solo Darboe: Former diamond dealer Transnational connections and home politics in The Gambia

By Alice Bellagamba Men like Solo Darboe found themselves involved in a variety of political transactions. Both abroad and at home, politicians courted the social...

Testimony of An African Immigrant: A Promise To my Father by Saikou Camara

By Sainey Darbo From his elevated perch at Union Pacific, Saikou Camara is thousands of miles away from his humble beginnings in the impoverished West...

The Abandoned Baobab: The Autobiography of a Senegalese Woman

By Ken Bugul The Abandoned Baobab: The Autobiography of a Senegalese Woman. By Ken Bugul. Translated by Marjolijn de Jager. 159 pp. Brooklyn: Lawrence Hill...

A Geocritical Representation of Banjul Gomez, Pierre and Houssum Ceesay (2017). A Geocritical Representation of Banjul (Bathurst) 1816-2016. Global Hands Publishing. Pp 317

  One of the most common problems with scholarship dealing with African history is that it is usually limited to countries with purported richer historical...

Behind the scenes in Wollof marriageWollof Marriage: narratives and interpretation of motives by Tijaan Kamara, Daaraji Publishers, 2017, 62 pages

Review by Hassoum Ceesay This monograph of 63 pages deals with an essential aspect of the life cycle of the Wollof people who live in...

Behind the scenes in Wollof marriageWollof Marriage: narratives and interpretation of motives by Tijaan Kamara, Daaraji Publishers, 2017, 62 pages

Review by Hassoum Ceesay This monograph of 63 pages deals with an essential aspect of the life cycle of the Wollof people who live in...

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QTV refutes claims it favours only selected Islamic preachers

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Police arrest more DJs at music show

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