Category: Interesting

WORLD’S OLDEST BOARD GAME

The African Stone Game has been played for many centuries in all parts of the world and is known by many different names (it belongs to the mancala board game family). This is a...

AKARA FOR BREAKFAST

Akara, or bean fritters, are very common in the Gambia and throughout West Africa. It is a delicious local dish served for breakfast sometimes with bread (tapalapa or senfur) and spicy sauce. You can...

RACE 2 AFRICA

“Live your dream. My dream is to have an adventure.” This is a life slogan of David Cafuta who decided to travel around Africa with motorcycle. At the moment, he is in The Gambia...

DISCOVER THE GAMBIA

Gambia is on of the smallest countries in Africa, bordering on the Atlantic Ocean in the west, and on Senegal from all other sides. It is 320 kilometres long and 20 to 30 kilometres...

GAMBIA 50th ANNIVERSARY

Preparations for the 50th anniversary of the Gambia’s independence from British colonial rule have started in earnest, the pro-government Daily Observer newspaper reported in Banjul on Friday. The preparations began on Thursday when President...

GROUNDNUT TRADE SEASON

Groundnut trade season in full swing. The groundnut trade season that was officially declared open by the Gambia Groundnut Corporation (GGC) last week, has already begun in rural Gambia, with farmers optimistic of better...