Do you recall watching a movie with your parents, talking and laughing, when suddenly a sex scene comes on which seems to drag on forever? That awkward silence as everyone tries to find the remote control, ashamed to be in the presence of such a scene.
That happened too often in my household. Nollywood movies were family-bonding sessions. However, when Nollywood went Hollywood, I ceased watching movies with my parents. It was more for their sake, because I didn’t want them to feel embarrassed.…
MA SHA ALLAH! TEN YEAR OLD FASTED THE WHOLE MONTH OF RAMADAN. “God made it easy for me. I was not hungry but I was very thirsty”. Marie Kah
Her name is Marie Kah and she is ten years old, soon to be eleven. She attends Stenwood elementary, in fourth grade and will be in 5th grade by the end of summer of 2015.
Marie is the daughter of Mrs Kumba Daffeh Kah, owner and proprietor of Tresor-The- Closet and Beyond.
Unlike most of her age mates who only manage to fast a few full days or some half days in the month of Ramadan, Marie fasted the whole month without hesitation and she is very proud of herself and her parents.
SHE SAVES D1.3 MILLION TO INVEST IN A KORITEH TRADE FAIR ONLY FOR IT TO FAIL. NDEY MATA SANKAREH APPEALS FOR HELP
One Ndey Mata Sankareh, a Gambian entrepreneur who deals in hair dressing, tailoring and selling tube (tie & dye), has appealed to the government of The Gambia and the president in particular to help her in resurrecting her D1,300,000 worth initiative that is on the verge of destruction.
Ndey organized a month-long trade fair at the Buffer Zone, Tallinding, from the 7th June to the 14th July. The market, she said, seeks to create a platform for sellers in the Gambia and 95 others from the…