Letter From The Diaspora

Ever had the feeling that you knew a country before even visiting it? Well, that was me and Gambia; my father was born there but, like me he grew up in Sierra Leone. Family connections being responsible for that accident of birth. This, however, did not stop him talking fondly of ‘Bathurst, Gambia’, a place […]

Let Common Sense Reign Over Emotions!

Over the past few days I have seen so much posts, comments, videos and tags about the current happenings in our mother land The Gambia (The Smiling Coast). 22 years had been a long wait and a lot had happened during this period… the good, the bad and the ugly. My question is we ready […]

Faith & Destiny

A person’s FAITH is tested throughout his/her life, stay ALERT in all situations of your life. Sometimes we are so much down that a lot comes to our mind, thinking it’s the only solution to bring us back on our feet. You might feel like the world is crashing on you or someone has put […]

Be Kind To Everyone You Meet And Spark Hope

“Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.” Kofi Annan  Have you ever thought of this? It’s so weird thinking back to when you first met someone and that moment you had no idea they would have such a big impact on you… ….Lost in […]

The Tony Elumelu Foundation

Launched in 2015, The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is the largest African philanthropic initiative devoted to entrepreneurship and represents the foundation’s 10-year, $100 million commitment, to identify and empower 10,000 African entrepreneurs, create a million jobs, and add $10 billion in revenues to Africa’s economy. From 2010 to 2015, TEF’s past programmes focused on […]