Religion

Gambians Lose A Big Tree

Gambians Lose A Big Tree

The death of Caliph General of Sutukung in Eastern Jarra in Lower River Region has hit so many people like a thunderbolt. Alhagie Abdul Wahab Jabbie, who answered to the Allah’s call on Saturday, was an exemplary servant of Allah who left behind a huge[Read More…]

by July 8, 2019 0 comments Religion, Society
President Barrow’s Eid Message

President Barrow’s Eid Message

Fellow Gambians, Distinguished Viewers, I thank and praise the Almighty Allah for granting us the blessing of witnessing the end of Ramadan, once again. With delight, I congratulate the Muslim community on this great occasion of Eid ul-Fitr and I pay tribute to all Muslims[Read More…]

by June 6, 2019 0 comments Religion, Society
Rare Autobiography By Enslaved West African Scholar

Rare Autobiography By Enslaved West African Scholar

By Wendi Maloney This is a guest post by Mary-Jane Deeb, chief of the African and Middle Eastern Division. Omar Ibn Said. Courtesy of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. In the summer of 2017, the African and Middle Eastern Division of the[Read More…]

by March 6, 2019 0 comments Culture, Religion
OIC Piles Pressure On Myanmar

OIC Piles Pressure On Myanmar

By Abdoulie John The Organisation for Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ad Hoc Ministerial Committee on Accountability for Human Rights Violations Against the Rohingya ended Sunday its meeting in The Gambia with a renewed commitment to apply more pressure on Myanmar as the Muslim minority continues to[Read More…]

by February 11, 2019 0 comments Politics, Religion
Barrow Urges Religious Co-existence

Barrow Urges Religious Co-existence

Gambian President Adama wants the peaceful co-existence between Muslims  and Christians in the country. Barrow made the statement at State House where he welcomed the Archbishop Benjamin Ndiaye of Dakar on Wednesday. Read below the press release that contains President Barrow’s statement. President Barrow has[Read More…]

by August 17, 2017 0 comments Religion
‘I Find Solution To Islamic Finance’

‘I Find Solution To Islamic Finance’

Gambian financial guru sees Islamic finance as the panacea to economic  problems. “While everyone searched for solutions for the global financial meltdown resulting from credit crunch in 2008, I had found salvation in Islamic Finance,” Kemo Barrow told a class of graduating students in Detroit. At[Read More…]

by August 14, 2017 4 comments Religion, Society