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Senegalese Association in Gambia to Strengthen Cultural Ties, Promote Youth Employment

By Ndey Sowe A Senegalese Association that is currently on a visit in the Gambia, said they will strengthen cultural ties and also promote youth...

Film Producers Association Elects New President

By Isatou Kanyi Enssa Jallow, who works with Truth, Reconciliation and Reparation Commissioner (TRRC) as Communication officer and Member for Film Producers Association of The...

Gambians Contribute to Development of Exploration in 18 and 19 Centuries-...

By Ndey Sowe Hassoum Cessay, the Director for the National Center of Arts and Culture (NCAC) has disclosed that Gambians during the 18 and 19...

National Park Guide Says Gambia Home to Over 100 Chimpanzees

By Ndey Sowe A guide at the River Gambia National Park (RGNP) Rene Bonange, has disclosed that the country currently has a total of one...

NCAC Trains Barra Women, Youth on Tour Guiding, Livelihood Skills

By Ndey Sowe The National Center for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has on Monday, 30th November, 2020, commenced a weeklong training for youth and women...

Kerr Batch Stone Circles: UNESCO World Heritage Site Undergoing Rehabilitation

By Ndey Sowe Rehabilitation exercise is ongoing at the Kerr Batch stone circles, a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage site...

Tourism Minster Promises to Build Museum at Ex-President Jawara’s Birth Place

By Ndey Sowe Hamat NK Bah, Minister of Tourism and Culture, has promised the family of the late former President Sir Dawda Jawara that Government...

Family Implores Gov’t to Revive Legacy of Kinteh Compound in Juffureh

By Ndey Sowe The Family of Kunta Kinteh has implored the Ministry of Tourism and Culture to help them improve and revive the once vibrant...

Ministers to Grace UN75 Poetry, Painting Competition Award Ceremony on Friday

By Momodou Jarju The National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has revealed that some cabinet minister will grace the prizes presentation ceremony of the...

Hamat Bah Reveals Plans to Erect Fence at Fort Bullen

By Momodou Jarju The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Hamat Bah, has recently informed lawmakers in Banjul that his ministry has laid out plans to...

How Alhaji Bai Konte Helped To Bring The ‘Kora’ To North...

Continuation…. Welcome to another edition of the Arts and Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the Gambia. In this...

Unearthing The Roots Of Gambian Mande Jalol

Welcome to another edition of the Arts and Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the Gambia. In this...

Kebba Taylor; The Musical Genius Who Never Went to Music School

Kebba Taylor is a musical genius, multi-instrumentalist, producer and composer, who learnt how to play musical instruments from his father and uncles. He epitomizes his...

Writers Protest Against Plagiarism Creeping into Gambia’s Literary Spectrum

By Momodou Jarju Omar N.K. Ceesay is the latest writer whose work has been plagiarized. Mr. Ceesay, who bears the nom de plume (The Hero Poet),...

Gibou Ngum Promoting Gambian Traditional Music, Culture In Europe

By: Makutu Manneh Welcome to another edition of the Arts and Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the Gambia. In...

NCAC, WAG Organize Covid-19 Short Story Competition 2020

By Momodou Jarju The National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) in partnership with the Writers Association of the Gambia (WAG) is set to organize...

Pan African Musicians Release ‘Democratic Message’

With Nelson Manneh Welcome to another edition of the Arts and Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts, Music and Culture in the Gambia....

Young Gambian Movie Producer Depicts Living Conditions of His Country in...

By Makutu Manneh A young Gambian movie producer has depicted the living conditions of his country in a play titled: ‘‘Who to Blame’’, for the...

Swiss reggae artist to release an international EP recorded in Gambia

By Makutu Manneh Elijah Solomon a Swiss reggae and dancehall artist is set to release an International EP featuring songs produced and recorded in The...

London Based Gambian Music Promoter Harps On Gambian Music

Welcome to another Edition of the Arts and Music column. With Makutu Manneh London based Gambian law practitioner and music admirer Claudius Taylor Sonko in an...