Ajami in the Senegambia

by Fallou Ngom

Mouhammadou Thierno Dème

Biography: Mouhammadou Thierno Dème is the headmaster of the Centre Franco-Arabe Thierno Marsassoum located in Boucott Sud, Ziguinchor, Casamance, Senegal.

Document Title: Understanding Islam

Description: In this text, Mouhammadou Dème draws from the Qur'ān and the teachings of Prophet Muh̩ammad to discuss issues including compassion, the judgment day, responsibilities of Muslims, and finally Islam's view of suicide and the value of human life.