culture and art

culture and art

Ndow’s Upper Basic School holds art exhibition

Ndow’s Upper Basic School holds art exhibition

Africa-Press - Gambia. Organised with the support of the teachers at the Arts and Craft department, the artistic works displayed were made by the...
NCAC, Daughters of Africa award winners of Art Bantaba Competition

NCAC, Daughters of Africa award winners of Art Bantaba Competition

Africa-Press - Gambia. By Yunus S Saliu Winners of the Art Bantaba 2020 competition organized by the National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC) in...
DARU THAQWA EXECUTIVE TRAINED ON SAFEGUARDING

DARU THAQWA EXECUTIVE TRAINED ON SAFEGUARDING

Africa-Press - Gambia. By: Yankuba Manneh - Running its first ever established Islamic School in the Gambia called Daru Thaqwa for the community of New...
Gambian Musicians and Coronavirus pandemic

Gambian Musicians and Coronavirus pandemic

Africa-Press - Gambia. By Nyima Sillah Some Gambian musicians have explained how the novel coronavirus pandemic is crippling their income and talents without any financial...
African musicians top 100 Most Influential Young Africans 2020 list

African musicians top 100 Most Influential Young Africans 2020 list

Africa-Press - Gambia. By: Bakary Ceesay African musicians Simi, Burna Boy, Diamond Platnumz and Bobi Wine appear on the list of 100 Most Influential...
Gambian Actress Nominated For Hollywood International Film Award

Gambian Actress Nominated For Hollywood International Film Award

Africa-Press - Gambia. Gambia’s young talented Actress, Ms Mariama Colley, has been nominated for the US Hollywood International Golden Film Awards 2020. The Brikama born...
Renowned artist Esther Mahlangu urges Africans to hold on to their traditions

Renowned artist Esther Mahlangu urges Africans to hold on to their traditions

Africa-Press - Gambia. One of Africa’s best-known artists has made an impassioned appeal for governments and communities across the continent to preserve their traditions...
Open Mic Festival: Festival of the People

Open Mic Festival: Festival of the People

Africa-Press - Gambia. By: Bakary Ceesay It started off as a small monthly street show and has now become the most famous music festival in...
Jali Bakary Suso: ‘we are going to develop “Jakalo” into a high Standard’

Jali Bakary Suso: ‘we are going to develop “Jakalo” into a high Standard’

Africa-Press - Gambia. By: Nyima Sillah Jali Bakary Suso a young Gambia Afro Manding musician said they are going to develop “Jakalo” into a high...
Golden Bee Revolution celebrates 1st anniversary

Golden Bee Revolution celebrates 1st anniversary

Africa-Press - Gambia. By Nyima Bah Golden Bee Revolution on Sunday celebrated its 1-year anniversary at Officer’s Mess in Kotu. The programme is aimed at promoting...