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NJAWARA BANTABAA By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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The work is about pulsating village governance and tradition of the locals. The Banaba is similar to western Town Halls. its doctrine of rural knowledge and source of village cohesiveness maintained... More > and passed to new generations. The Bantaba represents African Democracy, village constitution while it preserves ancestral values, virtues and rituals with fidelity. The Bantaba also doubles as ceremonial ground during harvest thanks giving and wrestling season. I write to raise funds for building of Manding Medical Centre's hospital at Njawara village, Gambia. we hope you are inspired to join in help us deliver needed healthcare to villagers, especially children who die prematurely from childhood diseases. we have treated 9000 villagers free of charge. Purchasing the book, donating cash or in kind will enhance our delivery to rural Gambia.Proceeds support goals of the NGO at Njawara, NBR, Gambia.< Less
WHITE DOVE OF JAHALI KONKO By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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Mystery pervades all human histories and this one is even more tantalizing.It is story told by grandparents of many generation back and it still persist.In ancient times white doves and Olive... More > branches symbolizes peace and reconciliation among disagreeing factions. Today’s armies’ use white flag to indicate either surrender or not in active combat. Our mysterious white dove leaves on mount Jahali Konko at Jahali Pachar in Gambia. Jahali Konkos' height forms mirage with the sky. At Jahali Knonoicy summit is perched the White dove which comes down to visit on Friday afternoons. The mysterious white dove is perceived as a soul, spirit some assumed a ghost watching over and guiding earth in its travels in space. This work is about stories pertaining to the White dove that visits schools and mosques on Fridays. Locals give offerings to it in hope of appeasing devils and ill-health. The white dove is more than a mystic miracle than conjectured. Follow naration of the legend of the White Dove from Jahali Konko.< Less
THE SILENT WARRIOR By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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Prince Reu was one who used power to extremes and like Hitler wanted to rule entire realms. It was the Silent warrior of Kedugou who brought him down to earth and by this victory over prince Reu... More > federated the entire black continent of his days.King silence is a fictitious story based on real life of one that was West Africa’s strongest man and warrior alive. His fame was sprawled throughout the region like wild fire. He was illustrious, rational, and benevolent and endowed with goodness and fair sense of universal justice. He would have been titled in today’s jargons as ‘Mr. World’ for he was stronger than Atlas. Vassals from many parts of West Africa challenged his authority and failed miserably. His popularity and leadership gift enabled him galvanize the continent into a functional union serving its people. He was one that was guardian of African culture and custodian of its traditions. He was the quintessential African myth and symbol. Let us follow life of our warrior king of Kedougu.< Less
THE DUGULA SPY By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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Years ago before advent of electronic spy gagets men used to snoop in dark corners and behind safe statues to remain undetected.It was the days of big rimed hats and long coats that spies were... More > commonly associated with. This spy had no disguise and blends in perfectly with those it trail or tracks. Dugula was an element that Badibou traders vied and would pay any amount to lay hand on it. At one time it was worth more than gold and had caused end of many young entrepreneurs of the region. Because of its rarity and need two Mafiosi groups surfaced and competed in such bloody nature that makes the Italian Mafiosi semis. Our agent is to hunt one despatched to kill him and the Badibous’ regional lieutenant. This eerie path is what is being soberly and gently presented for your fictional thriller and quagmire of drugs; seductive sex, murder and power intoxicated Dugula Mafiosi.< Less
The Legend of Saaba Miniyang Baa By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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Depicted is a Jinni fairy tale for delight of eleven-year-old to the ninety-nine years elderly. Its tale believed to have existed a long, long time ago at the Dobo Forest Lower Badibou District in... More > the North Bank of the Gambia. It is story of valor, love, the taming and eventual banning of the world’s largest and longest python locally called Sabaa Miniyang baa. Young Saaba Mansa, later became Prince and eventual hire to the Bere Kolong throne. Follow him display power beyond any human capacity in over powering his rival heavy weight of Jinnidom for right to marry Princess Jinnanding Koyo. Saaba Mansa, meaning king of the great snake, as king triumphed over all obstacles and instituted new modern humane system of governing. He ushered in exciting changes in the lives and governance of the people. People no long need to fight to kill to win a bride. The simple heart’s enamour was made acceptable to all Bere Kolong communities. I write to raise funds for building of village hospital at Njawara, Badibou.< Less
WELCOME TO TILI TANG DUGOU By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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This work is fictional traveller’s story that took place in thick canopy of Africa. The story educates and equally entertains the reader. It is an eye-opener to life in Africa before its... More > fragmentation and advent of AK47 dictatorial kingdoms. It reveals believes, ceremonies and rituals unique of the culture of the tribe. It further helps us pip at the village Bantaba, the house of parliament of the villager. It leaves us admiring the hard working and communal nature of the villager. In Tili Tang Dugou life teaches one to love and be loved; to share the little we have to give hope and strength to a despondent. It is a spirit of oneness in the light that we are all each other’s keeper.< Less
WHITE DOVE OF JAHALI KNKO By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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In ancient times white doves and Olive branches symbolizes peace and reconciliation among disagreeing factions. Today’s armies’ use white flag to indicate either surrender or inactive... More > combatant. Our white dove leaves on mount Jahali Konko located at Jahali Pachar in Gambia. Jahali Konko forms mirage with the sky and natives estimate as high as four years’ none-stop walk by a healthy twenty year old male. At the supposed icy summit of Jahali Konko perched the White dove which comes down to visit on Friday afternoons. Some claim the mysterious white dove to be a soul, spirit some assumed a ghost watching over and guiding earth in its travels in space; call it a chauffer. This work is about stories pertaining to the White dove that visits schools and mosques on Fridays. Locals give offerings to this dove in hope of appeasing devils and ill-health. It made the white dove more than a mystic miracle than conjectured. Follow legend of the White Dove from Jahali Konko as narrated by the author’s grandma.< Less
THE ORIGIN OF LOVE By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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This work is based on true romantic events in families and stories depicted herein. These lovebirds came to their fondness in the most magical route imaginable. It is a story about people at their... More > best towards others in partnership. The characters depicted represent no real people or anyone in particular even if these may coincidentally be identical to someone a reader may know or identify with. All efforts are in place to avoid revealing the actual people whose romantic stories are implied in this work. Every line in this work and story about love is true about how these lovebirds went head over heel sailing in the wide Wild Ocean of tantalizing romance. Njawara City, capital of Lower Badibou, the Gambia, has been chosen as stepping-stone for this magnificent, sensual, and ecstatic romantic story. Hearts mentioned in this work are the envy of the Goddess of love. The stories dwarf the romantic scenes in the Arabian Knights and their stunning belly dancing maidens. Then here is fantasia to set you< Less
THE RIGHT TO TELL By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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I came to say a word and I shall utter it. I write hoping my life dredges questions and ideas that need attention. I hope it to be a packaged of inspiration to future generations. It's to raise... More > money for building a village hospital. I reveal today for all to learn from it for a rewarding future. This pell-mell towards medical service for the villager was worthy adventure. The world need know brutality and injustice incurred in current AK47 monarchies calling themselves heads of states. Daylight shameless pilfering and degradation of human dignity in our countries puts civilization to shame. The UN should not be swayed by geopolitical dictates. It's pillar of democracy and dispensation of fairness and justice. The veto power continues to spill blood in rouge countries defiant of the general assembly.This work relates right and freedom to inform and alert people to support global justice. Freedom should apply to all and not just the developed world.We are humans with the same needs and aspirations.< Less
To remove or not to remove: A village Dr.'s dilemma By Dr. Alhasan S. Ceesay, MD
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To remove or not remove: A village Dr.’s dilemma is sequel autobiography of life I lead from 2006 to 2012 in the UK. People helped for humanity and saving me from being destroyed by harsh... More > times. Its warmth and kindness people hardly think exists in UK. Some went to extremes making certain my UK adventure did not end in vain. Entrenched visa problem and foot dragging regarding genuine request to change my visa to student status delayed improving my medical skills and helping people.I slept rough in parks and in safe streets.Political instability at home reached crescendo forcing me seek asylum for fear of regime bent on jailing critics and human right defenders or saboteur. I got into unwanted political mud for writing books critical of rural health delivery, human rights, lack of real freedom and good governance leading the regime to perceive me saboteur. I write raising awareness and money for building a village hospital.Purchasing it or donating cash/kind would help our dream for rural healthcare.< Less