Monday, October 14, 2019

Arts & Music

Gambia Music Legendary laid to Rest

By MUHAMMED S. BAHThe late Gambian Music legendary Sename Taylor fondly called ‘Kunon Diedhioute’ was finally laid to rest on Friday 27 July 2018...

Film Makers, Actors Lament On Challenges Within The Industry

With MUHAMMED S. BAHWelcome to another Edition of Arts & Music, the Column that seeks to promote Arts and Music in the Gambia. In...

Abou & Fafa To Raise Funds For Victims Today

By Kebba JeffangRenowned Gambian musicians Abou and Fafa, will today Friday April 26th, hold a fundraising event at a local Hotel in Senegambia and...

Gambian International Organises Tekno Concert

By Yankuba JallowOusman Colley, a former Gambian International will organise a mega concert with Nigerian superstar, Tekno to raise funds to invest in sports.This was...

Tourism Minister Presides Over Inaugration Of National Troupe

By Yankuba Jallow Hamat NK Bah, the Minister of Tourism and Culture, yesterday presided over the inauguration ceremony of the Technical Advisory Committee of the...

Youth Ambassador to Organize Artistic Night

By: Kebba AF TourayAs the country prepares to celebrate 53 years of nationhood, the Ambassador of Youth and Sports Mr. Oko Drammeh, is gearing...

Welcome to another Edition of the Arts and Music Column. This...

With MUHAMMED S. BAH The group is a Gambian ‘Mbalah’ band and have returned home after performing in Visa For Music (VFM) Festival in Morocco...

Music Promoter of Prominence Appointed Goodwill Ambassador

The Ministry of Youth and sport, in appreciation and recognition ofhis outstanding contribution and exemplary commitment and involvement in Youth Development and Empowerment, has...

Welcome to another edition of the Arts and Music Column; the...

With MUHAMMED S. BAHMagnificent Joe, calls for Gambian music to be professionalizeMagnificent Joe, a reggae Dancehall artist, calls for the professionalization of Gambian Music.The...

Poetic X released new song called “One Gambia”

New Release: Poetic X, a hip hop group in the Gambia, has released a new song entitled: “One Gambia.” The song features the late...

Gee Extends Ramadan Iftaar to Mile II Inmates

This is another edition of the column, and it seeks to promote music, culture, performing and fine arts.A well-known Gambian Rap Mbalax star, Gibou...

The Internet Café – by Sikkaaka Sompo

Just like a book should not be judged by its cover, The Internet Café at Kaw Junction should not be rated by its innocent...

MBOKA FESTIVAL OF ARTS, CULTURE AND SPORT HOLD PRESS BRIEFING

By Fatoumatta K Jallow The Mboka Festival of Arts, Culture and Sports, on Thursday, 29th December 2016, held a press briefing to inform the general...

FAO provides D20.4 million to fight Whitefly infestation

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has provided the sum of 20.4 million Dalasi to the The Gambia to support the Ministry...

Visual Artist cum Musician in need of support

By Muhammed S. BahSheriffo Darboe, alias Dragon Artist, a visual artist and musician is in need of support to expose his artistic talents for...

A2 TO LAUNCH MIXTAPE IN NOVEMBER

By MUHAMMED S. BAHEbrima Jallow, also known as (aka) A2, has announced during a press conference that his highly anticipated mix tape will be...

WHAT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE VACILLATION IN APPOINTING AND REMOVING MINISTERS?

QUESTION OF THE DAYWHAT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE VACILLATION IN APPOINTING AND REMOVING MINISTERS?First the Minister of Higher Education was removed. Before the July...

Jabez Produces ‘’Depression’’ Debut Mix Tape

By Mamour M MbengaJabel Gai, alias Jabez, a Gambian music producer, graphic designer, dancehall and RnB singer residing in Kanifing Estate, recorded his first...

Sona jobarteh produced new single, debut Music video ‘Gambia’

By Mamour M MbengaSona Jobarteh and her management team on 19 November 2015, organized a press conference at a local hotel in Senegambia, Sona...