Lamin M Bojang was born in Gunjur Village Kombo South, West Coast Region, The Gambia, West Africa .....
The kingdom of Gunjur was headed by Foday Kabba Touray in the 18 century. After Foday’s death he was succeeded...
I first began my plans for The Gunjur Museum building for cultural heritage and environmental years before I ....
Lamin says, "our history is disappearing and our traditional languages are not written languages but spoken only. We have no central record of historical events and the culture of past generations is being lost. It's important we don't let that happen, our culture is too important".
The history of the area known as Gunjur has been narrated by our forefathers and passed from one generation to the next.
This oral history tells us that the first people known to have settled in this area were Bianunkas surname Sanyang of the Biyaro tribe. They settled near a small lagoon......
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