Gambian Dictator Showing Weapons

Gambian Dictator Showing Weapons

President Yahya Jammeh is at best using the national television to propagate his propaganda machinery. In this posted video, Mr. Jammeh, whose government at first wanted to downplay Tuesday’s attempted coup led by the former State Guard Commander, is now exhibiting a cache of weapons[Read More…]

by January 1, 2015 3 comments Society
Monkey Brings Electrocuted Friend Back To Life

Monkey Brings Electrocuted Friend Back To Life

Onlookers at a train station in northern India watched in awe as a monkey brought his fellow monkey companion back to life after being electrocuted on the rail tracks. The unconscious monkey fell down between the tracks, apparently after touching high-tension wires at the train[Read More…]

by December 27, 2014 3 comments Society

Breaking The Mould

Gambians seem trapped and confused in dealing with the dictatorship back home. Our academics are shying away from playing the expert roles, deeming it too risky for their careers, our professionals (lawyers, accountants, auditors, nurses, doctors, teachers, bankers, etc) wonde if sacrificing for a cause[Read More…]

by December 17, 2014 3 comments News
Northern Ghana’s Funeral Dancers Part 2

Northern Ghana’s Funeral Dancers Part 2

By Ebrima Sillah This is the second video of Northern Ghana’s funeral dancers who have come to pay their last respect to a renown hunter near the border with Burkina Faso. Years before he died, the traditional hunter was completely blind for 15 years due[Read More…]

by December 16, 2014 1 comment Society
A Calming Fulbe Music: Love That Never Ends

A Calming Fulbe Music: Love That Never Ends

Moumounie Bande sings ‘Yidde Nde Timmata’ (meaning Love that Never Ends in Fula parlance) from her album ‘Alla yo Lobbo’ (God is Good). Moumounie Bande and her husband Zakariya Bah are Fulani artists living in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. This YouTube video was filmed in a[Read More…]

by December 13, 2014 2 comments Culture, Society
Malala: Youngest-Ever Nobel Laureate

Malala: Youngest-Ever Nobel Laureate

Education and child rights activists from Pakistan and India have jointly received this year’s Nobel Peace Prize awards in Oslo, Norway, in the presence of King Harald V. The Nobel committee described both Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi as “champions of peace.” Ms Yousafzai, 17,[Read More…]

by December 11, 2014 0 comments Politics