About Mboka

Mboka Team


An African Diaspora, One World, Pan African experience

The second Mboka Festival of Arts, Culture and Sport takes place in The Gambia from 6 to 20 January 2018 organised by Camp Africa, Global Hands and SABLE Publications. Mboka means ‘One Family’ in Wolof and will offer festival go-ers a 14-day festival that celebrates Gambian cultural heritage alongside African diasporic cultural heritage.

mboka logo Vfinal

About Mboka

The first Mboka Festival was held from 7-17 January 2017 with our guest of honour, award winning Kenyan writer Ngugi, wa Thiong’o as we came in with the ‘new dawn’ in The Gambia. In 2018, we continued to celebrate and build towards a positive and peaceful future.