Senegal Newswire (Page 13)

Senegal Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Senegal. (Page 13)

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  1. From skipping school in Senegal to breaking Premier League records - Sadio ManeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Daily Echo

    ... with Daily Echo last month, re-printed here, Mane recalled his early years growing up Sedhiou in the south of Senegal. "When I was young, I think only the Premier League I watched on TV. Only Premier League. It was a big dream for me." It was not an ...

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  2. Kwame Nkrumah: Nkrumahism And Francophone Africa 3Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    ... viability of the CFA unless of course you're De Gaulle. For these reasons, intellectuals like President Wade of Senegal and economists like Prof Mamadou Koulibaly (speaker of the Ivorian National Assembly) whom I met recently in London, among others ...

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  3. 'Petrodollars' behind Senegal's support for Saudi in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Senegal says it is sending troops to Saudi Arabia in an act of "solidarity" for the kingdom's Yemen operation, but critics say the support has more to do with cold, hard cash. Unlike the other African countries that have offered back-up, Senegal is not in the Arab League, and its only military experience in the region was a deployment to the Gulf after Iraq's invasion of Kuwait 25 years ago.

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  4. Senegal: Hissene Habre Trial to Begin July 20Read the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... This case warns despots everywhere that they will never be out of the reach of their victims. (Dakar) The trial in Senegal of the former Chadian dictator Hissne Habr, set to begin July 20, 2015 , will mark the culmination of a two-decade campaign ...

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  5. Senegal: Senegalese Soldiers in Yemen Trigger Debate, ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Senegal is sending more than 2,000 soldiers to Riyadh to help Saudi Arabia fight rebels in Yemen. Some Senegalese activists would like the troops, the first sub-Saharan contingent to join the Saudi intervention, to stay home.

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  6. Failed migrant: 'Trip to Europe too dangerous'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | BBC News

    Saliou Ndiaye set off from Senegal last July with the intention of making the dangerous crossing over the Mediterranean to Europe. But after surviving a gruelling desert trip to Libya and escaping from rebel capture, the 30-year-old would-be migrant was deported back home - more than $3,000 the poorer.

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  7. Senegalese in the capital flock to the beach for workoutsDAKAR,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | TheCourier.com

    ... come here to relieve stress and get healthy," said Gueye, who is 47. He said diabetes has become a real issue in Senegal with all the juices people drink, the rice, pasta and sugary foods. Many doctors are recommending exercise to their patients. ...

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  8. Senegalese in the capital flock to the beach for workoutsRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | KDWN

    ... come here to relieve stress and get healthy," said Gueye, who is 47. He said diabetes has become a real issue in Senegal with all the juices people drink, the rice, pasta and sugary foods. Many doctors are recommending exercise to their patients. ...

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  9. IMF Mission and Senegal Reach Staff-Level Agreement on the Program...Read the original story

    May 7, 2015 | International Monetary Fund

    ... Executive Board for discussion and decision. An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Ali Mansoor visited Senegal from April 24 to May 7, 2015 to conduct discussions with the Senegalese authorities on their economic program, which may be ...

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  10. UN: Lowest number of new weekly Ebola cases in West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... May 7, 2015, just days before Liberia is due to be declared Ebola-free. AP Photo/ Michael Duff, File) DAKAR, Senegal -- The number of Ebola cases reported in Guinea and Sierra Leone last week dropped to its lowest total this year, the World Health ...

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  11. World Health Organization: Lowest number of new Ebola cases in West Africa reported last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    ... Gates Foundation at the Vancouver TED conference to show how the world is unprepared to deal with pandemics. DAKAR, Senegal - The number of Ebola cases reported in Guinea and Sierra Leone last week dropped to its lowest total this year, the World ...

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  12. Chez Dior: You don't have to miss Senegal to feel at home hereRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... a Dakar station is broadcasting a Senegalese wrestling match, apparently live. It's the start of the pro season in Senegal, and spectators have packed the stadium to witness the popular sport known as laamb, which combines ceremonial dancing, ...

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  13. Seoul to host global education forumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... succeeds the World Conference on Education for All in Jomtien, Thailand in 1990 and World Education Forum in Dakar, Senegal in 2000. The forum will adopt the Incheon Declaration and Incheon Framework for Action, which will "show the direction and ...

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  14. Ahead of signing of peace deal, violence flares in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... capital. The toll has risen to 30 dead in recent days. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File)The Associated Press DAKAR, Senegal (AP) "' Tuareg separatist rebels agreed to sign a peace deal with the government in just over a week's time but that hasn't ...

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  15. Chad: Habre Trial in Starting Blocks After Judges Sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Chadian ex-president Hissne Habr's trial before a special court in Senegal looks set to become reality, after judges were sworn in at the end of April to try his case. Habr is accused of war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture.

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  16. How to Use Mobile Phone Data for Good Without Invading Anyone's PrivacyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Government Executive

    ... clues on development problems. After a successful first year in Ivory Coast, Orange this year ran the D4D program in Senegal. The aim of the program is to give researchers and scientists at universities and other research labs access to data in ...

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  17. Why is Senegal sending troops to Saudi Arabia?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | BBC News

    The decision by Senegal to send 2,100 troops to Saudi Arabia may come as a surprise to many. However, this is not the first time that the "jambars" will set foot in the kingdom.

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  18. Senegal pledges 2,100 soldiers for coalition against Yemen rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy reviews Senegalese troops on May 4, 2015 in Dakar as part of a visit of a Frontex joint operation. AFP PHOTO / SEYLLOU DAKAR, Senegal: Senegal on Monday said it would send 2,100 soldiers to Saudi Arabia to join Riyadh's military coalition battling rebels in Yemen, at the request of Saudi King Salman.

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  19. Airstrikes hit Yemen airports as Saudis ponder cease-fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Heavy Saudi-led airstrikes targeted several airports Monday across Yemen even as the kingdom's foreign minister said officials were considering a cease-fire to allow aid into the Arab world's poorest country, while Senegal announced it would be contributing troops to back the Saudi-led coalition. In the southern city of Aden, more than 150 airstrikes hit the city's airport, witnesses and security officials said.

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  20. Noura Mint Seymali gives a thrilling concert at CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... of St. Joseph's Preparatory School. He lived two blocks away from the Calvary Center venue before moving to Dakar, Senegal, in 2007 to study Wolof and French - and to play music. Noura Mint Seymali and company finished their North American tour here ...

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