Awards Festivals Gambia Sierra Leone

Yulisa Amadu Maddy Award in Creative Writing launched

The Yulisa Amadu Maddy Award in creative writing was launched by founder Nadia Maddy at the Mboka Festival 2018 on January 15, 2018. Yulisa Pat Amadu Maddy was born in Freetown, Sierra Leone, where he grew up until the age of 22 when he travelled to France in 1958 and then Britain. He started broadcasting […]

Festivals Fiction Gambia Poetry

Mboka Festival 2018 literary program unveiled

The literary program for Mboka Festival 2018 has been unveiled. We here at have been following the proceedings from Western African country Gambia with the Mboka Festival of Arts, Culture and Sport. The festival is organised by Camp Africa, Global Hands and SABLE Publications with support from partners and funders including, Gambia Tourism Board […]