Banjul Muslims and the Islamic Court

By Walter Hawthorne and Bala Saho

Fofana VS Senghor:Court Transcript (1952)

Awa Fofana Vs. Muktaar Senghor
Awa Fofana Vs. Muktaar Senghor
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Awa Fofana Vs. Muktaar Senghor
Awa Fofana Vs. Muktaar Senghor
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The Gambian National Archive

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Creator: Bathurst (Banjul) Qadi Court
Description: Awa Fofana brought her husband Mukhtarr Senghor before the Qadi of Bathurst and complained that her husband Mukhtarr did not cloth and maintain her well. Mukhtarr refuted Awa's claims but the Qadi ordered Mukhtarr to pay for the maintenance of the children and referred them to the Police Court.
Date: July 21, 1952
Date Range: 1950-1959
Location: Banjul (Bathurst), Banjul, The Gambia
Format: Text/jpeg
Language: Arabic
Rights Management: For research and educational use only.
Contributing Institution: The Gambian National Archive; Bala Saho; Walter Hawthorne; Matris: The Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University
Digitizer: The Gambian National Archive
Archive: The Gambian National Archive
Source: The Gambian National Archive; Awa Fofana VS Mukhtarr Senghor: Bathurst (Banjul) Qadi Court Transcript Year Book, 1952-1955; Case 126/1952

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