Badioure - District I


The Village of Badioure is a settlement in the Bignona department of the Ziguinchor region in Senegal. Badioure, like other villages born in the Bignona community, is culturally very dynamic. There are many festivities, for example the Casamanian feast of Beweng is interesting. It occurs during the harvest period, lasts two days and is very colorful. During this festival, spirits are asked to sanctify the passage of rice from the fields to the granaries. And each head of the family donates a bundle of wheat.