Nov 10, 2013
All About Jazz
Senegalese Voices: Daby Balde and...
The West African nation of Senegal is home of two of the biggest stars in modern world music, Youssou N'Dour and Baaba Maal, whose output has ranged from sabar drum-driven mbalax and other local styles to Sufi meditational music, rumba, hip-hop and dance music.
Radisson Blu Dakar voted as World travel Awards' Leading Hotel in Senegal
The Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar has taken top honours of becoming Senegal's Leading Hotel at the recent World Travel Awards held on 16 October 2013.
The New Zealand Herald
Scientists lose Senegal hotels to ECOWAS forum
About 700 scientists who had booked tickets to fly to Senegal this week for a conference on diseases were told days before their forum was to start that the hotel where they were to meet had been booked instead for a regional ECOWAS summit.
Friends of Animals
Bumping through Niokolo Koba
One early morning in 2003, I was driving on a new highway that cut through Senegal's Niokolo Koba National Park, the largest savannah park in West Africa.
The Books That shape Ssebunjo's music
Joel Ssebunjo is a World Music Artist and pan African advocate. He has travelled globally, met and performed alongside legendary artistes like Youssou N'dour, Salif Keita, Miriam Makeba, Oliver Mtukudzi, Didier Awadi, and many more.