Demba is a Gambian journalist with more than 30 years working experience. With a diploma in journalism from the International Institute for Journalism in Berlin, he has served in various capacities in the media in the Gambia, including President of the Gambia Press Union, Course Coordinator of the Media Training Centre in Banjul and Editor in Chief of The Independent.
He is presently editor and head of the English desk at the African Press Agency (APA news) in Dakar, Senegal.
He has particular interest in training and writing social and political commentaries. He also has a passion for writing books; co-author of ‘A Living Mirror: The Life of Deyda Hydara’ and also recently published ‘Focus: Challenges of The Gambia’s Transition to Democracy’.
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