Ajami in the Senegambia

by Fallou Ngom

Ismaila Sané

Biography: Ismaila Sané works as an Arabic teacher at a local public elementary school called École élementaire Ataba Tabar in Ziguinchor, Casamance, Senegal. He has a religious talk show in Jóola Foñi at the local station of Radio Dunyaa. He also serves as Na'īm (second to the Imam) in the mosque of his neighborhood.

Document Title: Islam, Religion of Peace and Forgiveness

Description: In this gallery, Ismaila Sané draws from the Qur'ān, and the life of Prophet Muḥammad to discuss the issues of religious tolerance, peace and forgiveness. He also discusses various social behaviors recommended by Islam for Muslims to ensure peace and tolerance in this world and the afterlife.