Senegal Newswire (Page 10)

Senegal Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Senegal. (Page 10)

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  1. Akon: Shining His Light To Change The Face Of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Weekend

    ... still don't have access to electricity. There, power is inaccessible, unaffordable, and unreliable. For example, Senegal has power but frequently has power outages. According to the World Bank, "this traps people in poverty, clinics cannot ...

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  2. Our guide to the Chicago African Diaspora Film Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    ... and a lone female stowaway, ditching their destitute lives in West Africa, embark on a perilous ocean journey from Senegal to Spain. Director Moussa Tour depicts the travelers broadly yet vividly, the sense of danger and adventure seemingly derived ...

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  3. President Sall gives Senegal's ARTP more powers to control local telcosRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The President of Senegal, Macky Sall, has signed a decree that will give the country's telecoms industry regulator, L'Autorite de Regulation des Telecoms et des Postes , full powers to order domestic telcos to divulge accurate information on topics such as communication traffic volumes, Agence Ecofin reports. In the past, has accused Sonatel, Tigo and Expresso of at best heel-dragging or worse, flagrantly disobeying the rules where it concerns providing timely data on their operations.

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  4. Football: African giants set to make winning startsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... giving them a distinct early edge as they compete for 15 places at the tournament in Gabon. Recently appointed Senegal coach and former captain Aliou Cisse says 'favourites' in football matches are a figment of journalists' imaginations. "Favourites ...

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    Jun 9, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... of anti-corruption issues at domestic and international levels. Dr Al Marri said the centre, announced last week in Senegal during a ministerial conference on strengthening the rule of law and fight against corruption in Africa, will be launched in ...

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  6. UN Envoy: Improving Women's Lives Would Boost Sahel's DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... amongst the worst performers in the emancipation and equal rights of women. In Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Niger and Senegal more than 90 percent of women had no formal education, it said in a report whose regional findings Sallassie presented in the ...

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  7. GAYE v. LYNCHRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... perform hard labor. He further claims that after three weeks, the soldiers forced him and his family to cross into Senegal. The soldiers allegedly told Gaye and his family that they should be slaves and did not belong in Mauritania because they were ...

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  8. Improving women's lives would boost Sahel's development: UN envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... amongst the worst performers in the emancipation and equal rights of women. In Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Niger and Senegal more than 90 percent of women had no formal education, it said in a report whose regional findings Sallassie presented in the ...

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  9. G7 expresses willingness to support Buhari - StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... at the Munich residence. In the picture are Prime Minister Haile Mariam Desalgn of Ethiopia, President Macky Sall of Senegal, President Ellen Sirleaf of Liberia, Secretary General of the UN, Mr. Ban ki Moon, Minister-President of the State of ...

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  10. American Capital Energy to invest in Senegal wind power projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | PE Hub

    American Capital Energy & Infrastructure said Monday it has committed to invest in a Senegal wind power project and wind farm planned in West Africa. The total capital cost of the facility is expected to be 305 million euros .

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  11. Senegal's Demba Ba and goalkeeper Gomis out of qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | DNA India

    Senegal striker Demba Ba has been ruled out of their African Nations Cup qualifier against Burundi on Saturday because of injury, the country's football federation said on today. Senegal striker Demba Ba has been ruled out of their African Nations Cup qualifier against Burundi on Saturday because of injury, the country's football federation said on today.

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  12. Penn State World Campus student completes her studies while traveling the worldRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the political operations section of the U.S. mission to NATO in Brussels. Later this month, she will head to Dakar, Senegal to work at the U.S. Embassy. In Brussels, Hernandez reported on meetings on topics including the Russia-Ukraine crisis and ...

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  13. Senegalese President seeks Korean rural development projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... the meeting. In response, Kim said that the provincial government will strive to help developing rural areas of Senegal through the globalization of Saemaul, The governor also said the province will later invite Senegalese public officials to the ...

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  14. S. Korea pushes to participate in lucrat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Korea Herald

    South Korea said Thursday that it hopes to participate in large-scale infrastructure projects worth more than $10 billion in Senegal. President Park Geun-hye expressed South Korea's hope to participate in the projects during a summit with her Senegalese counterpart, Macky Sall, in Seoul, Cheong Wa Dae said.

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  15. Senegal's Thione Seck Facing Money Laundering ChargesRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    The Raam Daan musician, 60, was taken into custody on 27 May after police found bundles of fake Euro and U.S. dollar banknotes, worth millions, at his home. He appeared in a Dakar court to face the counts on Tuesday , when his lawyers claimed Seck was in possession of the notes because he had been conned out of $144,000 by a producer, who had allegedly given him the counterfeit money as an advance for a forthcoming tour, reports the BBC.

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  16. Ex-Chad dictator silent at atrocities pre-trial hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre refused to answer questions at a hearing Wednesday ahead of his trial for a string of atrocities he is accused of committing during his presidency, his lawyer said. Once dubbed "Africa's Pinochet", the 72-year-old has been in custody in Senegal since his arrest in June 2013 at the home he shared with his wife and children.

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  17. Latest International Call UpsRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Vital Football

    ... Euro 2016 qualifier, Cardiff 13th June Republic of Ireland v Scotland (Bannan, McArthur) Euro 2016 qualifier, Dublin Senegal (Souare) v Burundi 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, Dakar Algeria (Guedioura) v Seychelles 2017 Africa Cup of Nations ...

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  18. Music, beaches and 'fromagers' in Senegal's CasamanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    Despite having suffered from a separatist conflict in the past, this lush region, slightly cut off from Dakar by Gambia, is home to many attractions. Tourism in this lush region, slightly cut off from Senegal's bustling capital Dakar by Gambia, which slices through the middle of the country, has suffered from a decades-old separatist conflict, now largely dormant.

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  19. "All Research Is Local" - Market Research in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Edison Media Research

    Note: This post was written by Edison's Senior Vice President Rob Farbman, who recently returned from a research project covering multiple countries in Africa. Edison's expansion in Africa includes recent research projects in Mauritania, Mali, Ivory Coast, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Senegal.

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  20. U.N. criticises Senegal's jailing of ex-President's sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... for six years in March for illicit enrichment and ordered to pay a 138 billion CFA franc (153 million pounds) fine. Senegal's current President Macky said the trial was part of a broader crackdown on corruption, but the opposition and other critics ...

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