19-year-old Abdoulie Jallow talks being blind in The Gambia

Written by Alieu Jallow

Alieu Jallow

My name is Alieu Jallow. I am 19 years old and live in Kololi with my parents. Currently, I am attending Aji Sukai Ndateh Memorial School.

Being blind in The Gambia is a challenge, but since there isn’t anything I can do about it, I must

A chat with Filly Suso: The ‘jali musso’ who refused to sing

Written by Saja


Filly Suso is from a griot family in Bundung, Serre Kunda. But the young Gambian girl has chosen a different path. Enjoy our chat with her:

What’s On-Gambia: Who is Filly Suso?

Filly: My real name is Fatou Suso, but I am commonly

How to be more Gambian in your everyday life

Written by F Mbaye


Are you wondering how to be more Gambian in your everyday life? Check below:

1.      Use your right hand when eating, or receiving gifts

2.      Wear African clothes on Fridays