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Gambia: Min Hamat Bah Harps on Islamic Heritages And Values At 12th Edition of Conference of Ministers Of Culture In Islamic World

By Yunus S Saliu The Gambia Tourism Minister and Culture, Hon. Hamat NK Bah accompanied by his Director Generals, The Gambia High Commission to Qatar and the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Tourism and Culture (MoTC) were among lots of Ministers that attended this year’s 12th edition of the Conference of Ministers of Culture […]

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Butusab: A Cultural Dance To Display Paranormal Powers

By Yunus S Saliu Clutching well-sharpened knives in their hands without missing the tempo of the music and sound of the flute (freilaaf) with the banging metals (balenseghahu) that give melodious danceable tune, the men of culture and tradition dressed in baggy trousers locally called ‘shaya’ in Wollof and ‘butubabomakeb’ or ‘furasindas’ in Jola dancing […]

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Gambian Association In Oslo Celebrates 37th Edition Of Gambian Cultural Week, Discusses Diaspora’s Role In Tourism

By Yunus S Saliu The Gambian Association in Oslo, Norway, on Saturday, 29th of July, commenced its weeklong celebration – the 37th year of Gambian Cultural Week held in Oslo, Norway. The ongoing Gambian Cultural Week celebration features different activities starting with a family day event/children’s party and grill on the 29th of July, while […]

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Miss Gambia to represent destination Gambia at Miss Heritage Global

By Yunus S Saliu The Miss Gambia, Ms Glorious Haddijatou Njie has been registered as one of the contestants in this year much awaited Miss Heritage Global pageantry taking place in South Africa in September 2023. Ms. Glorious Haddijatou Njie, the winner of the 2022 Miss Gambia competition representing The Gambia, Smiling Coast of Africa, […]