Gambian Sand Diviner

African Lens ‘Pictures of The Day’ features Jason Florio’s images of Mr Bah of Tuba Dabbo village, The Gambia, West Africa.

Mr Bah is a Marabout (medicine man, koranic teacher and sooth-sayer) told Florio and Jones their fortunes in the sand, in his hut, when they were guests of his in Tuba Dabbo, whilst on a 930km walk around the small West African country in Nov-Dec 2009.

Mr Bah