Waka Jagne


Waka Jagne is a music promoter from the Gambia. He is the head of Waka Jagne Promotions.

He began a career in the entertainment business as a break dancer. After a succession of choreographies performed by his group, the Space Invaders, he organised a dance show. The show became a success and elevated the dancer to some celebrity.

The level of his success inspired Jagne to take up showbiz promotion. While in the UK, he was spotted by BEN TV, a television station focusing on the African diaspora. Subsequently, he started a programme for the Gambian community in the UK for the station.

He has won the Best African Promoter in the UK for his efforts at promoting Gambia.

GMBanjul, Gambia


Waka Jagne
Profile added by In-house West Africa on 20 Jul 2016