Hejira world music radio show host Jeff Spitzer-Resnick recently caught up with Sona Jobarteh, the pioneering woman kora player from the Gambia, while she was in London getting ready to […]
What you need to know about the Mayor’s visit to Africa and Madi...
Mayor Rhodes-Conway and her delegation are slated to meet with Talib Ahmed Bensouda, the mayor of Kanifing, during this week’s sojourn to the West African republic of The Gambia. They’re […]
Mayor of Kanifing Visits Madison to Celebrate Library Project
Talib Ahmed Bensouda, the mayor of Kanifing, visited Madison today and thanked Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway for the resources she pledged to help his city build a library. Mayor Rhodes Conway […]
The Madison-Kanifing (The Gambia) Sister City Project
In the continuing monthly series on Madison Sister City groups, Jan talks with Jerreh Kujabi about the Madison-Kanifing (The Gambia) sister city project, including the cultural enrichment and economic empowerment […]