The Basis Values of Islam by Sheima Salam Sumer
should be in every Muslim household and should also be read by every non-Muslim who would like to learn about Islam from its primary sources. This inspiring reference book lists 70 values (such as honesty, human rights, kindness, etc.) and then proves that Islam believes in these values by quoting the Holy Quran and the holy sayings of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).
Journey Through Ten Thousand Veils by Maryam Kabeer Faye
This book is a significant and revealing social commentary, also dispelling many other myths and stereotypes such as the proposition, often fostered by the media, that women are inevitably oppressed in Islam. On the contrary, it is by entering into the heart of Islam that the author was liberated, elevated, empowered, and guided to realize the true purpose of her existence.
Mamies Takeaway at Kanifing also catered to international tourists visiting the Gambia during the tourism season. On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays a minimum of two busloads of tourists were brought in by hotels to enjoy the savory taste of authentic Gambian cuisine and exotic salads.