Why did Jammeh ban FGM? Interview with Information and Communication Minister Sheriff Bojang


President Yahya Jammeh on Monday declared a ban on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), in all its forms. The presidential order comes as a last stroke on the heavily fought practice that is deep-rooted and is practiced by at least 75 per cent

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“My dad left us when I was a baby”: Interview with German-Gambian, Jennie Conan


Daughter of a German mum and Gambian dad, Jennie Conan was abandoned by his dad as a toddler. Read below our interview with her:

What’s On-Gambia: Tell us briefly about yourself and your family.

Jennie: My name is Jennie Nene Sinchou

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Are Nollywood movie stars scavenging our resources? Interview with Prince Abubacarr Sankanu


News of President Yahya Jammeh’s purported gifting of plots of land to Nollywood movie stars have raised some eyebrows and Germany-based Gambian filmmaker, Prince Abubacarr Aminata Sankanu was one of the first to ring the alarm bell. In this

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