Some Gambian-toubab marriages last: My parents have been married now for 25 years!

Hello my Gambian brothers and sisters!

My Name is Patty Badjie, 25, a Master’s Degree student in Germany. I am half -German and half –Gambian, born in Germany but raised with two cultures. I am proud to say that my parents have been

Read more: Some Gambian-toubab marriages last: My parents have been married now for 25 years!

Amazing! How Jama Jack became the country’s most popular young female blogger


Yes, it’s been three years since that cold February morning when I woke up and decided I would start blogging. It dawned upon me late last night and I wondered at how time flies. It has been one very interesting journey, but I daresay

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Show yourself to the world with a selfie: The latest trend among young Gambians

Are you surprised that selfie is 2013’s word of the year?  For those of you who don’t know- a selfie is a photo of yourself, taken by yourself usually with a smartphone. 

In The Gambia, every young person seems to be taking and posting

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