Gambiankolu Media & African Radio
(Workers Educational Association & Exclusively Gambian Music Project)
This campaign site, encompassing radio and newspaper, is initiated by a Gambian journalist, Pa Modou Bojang, who has been in the radio business since 2000. Pa Modou was the programme Manager at Brikama community radio (FMB) 98.0 before moving to Yiriwa Development Radio as a General Manager, also in Brikama. Gambiankolu Media and African Radio (GMAR) is a project radio, which offer training to asylum seekers and refugees with granted status to be able to gain from radio experience. The aims of this project is to give voice to voiceless people who have left their countries of origin through persecution, either cultural, political, religious or economic… . GMAR is also committed to specialising in promoting Gambian Music (Exclusively Gambian Music) .
Owner & Publisher
GMAR has a training component that intends to provide presentation & production training to people, in particular, refugees and asylees. These trainings are intended to help trainees enhance their skills in writing, interview techniques, and ethics of journalism, among others. GMAR’s overall goal is to celebrate and promote positive contributions minority groups have been making in the city of Liverpool..Radio Production course
GMAR’s mantra is to uphold and promote diverse cultural values & taking Gambian music to higher height. In this regard, it has created a platform for marriage of diverse opinions and ideas in the areas of Gambian music in particular & world beat in general. Anyone who shares these core beliefs is welcome to partner with us. Together we can take Gambian music to the international arena. The committee of this project will remain grateful to people whose untiring efforts turn the GMAR dreams into reality.
You can listen to this radio, with Exclusively Gambian Music & World beat at www.gambiankolu.com
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