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Tuesday |

Cote d'Ivoire: Avoiding Victors' Justice

Senegal's Minister of Justice, Sidiki Kaba, calls the interplay between politics and justice an 'explosive relationship.'


Related Topix: Cote d'Ivoire, World News, Africa, Prison, Laurent Gbagbo,

Tuesday | Reuters

Senegal to sell 10-year benchmark-sized US dollar bond

The Republic of Senegal, rated B1 by Moody's and B+ by Standard & Poor's, will issue a 10-year US dollar bond, according to a lead manager.


Related Topix: Africa, World News

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Boko Haram rebels seize major town in Nigeria

A screen grab taken from a video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram shows leader Abubakar Shekau.


Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Serologic Surveillance for West Nile Virus in Dogs, Africa

To the Editor: West Nile fever is caused by the West Nile virus , a mosquito-borne member of the genus Flavivirus .


Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, France, World News, Congo, Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo,

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Borrelia crocidurae Infection in Acutely Febrile Patients, Senegal

Aix-Marseille UniversitA©, Marseille, France, and Dakar, Senegal As malaria cases in Africa decline, other causes of acute febrile illness are being explored.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, France, Medicine, Malaria, Health, 9

President Mahama swears-in 12 Envoys

President John Dramani Mahama on Friday swore-in 12 Envoys with a call on them to guard against activities that could undermine the integrity of Ghana and the government.


Related Topix: Africa, World News, Namibia, Equatorial Guinea

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Mail & Guardian

The Hague 'targets Africa'

Leaders push for 'local' solutions to prevent the judicial system from preying on the weak.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Abdoulaye Wade, Africa,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Denver Post

Amelia Earhart, earthrounder, plots next course helping women fly

Sometimes it was her own choice, as with the nickname Amy, to escape constant questions about her birth name.


Related Topix: Amelia, Oakland, CA,

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Hi-tech system brings lightning-quick storm warnings to Africa

A man points to three sections where a river embankment broke after torrential rains, displacing some 6,000 people in Yagoua, Far North Region, Cameroon, Oct. 31, 2013.


Related Topix: Weather, World News, Africa, Cameroon, Guinea,

Electric Energy Online

Yingli Green Energy Signs a EPC Contract with Senelec for a 2 MW...

Partners will co-develop one of Senegal's largest PV plants to power the International Conference Center Diamniadio in Dakar, the country's capital Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited , the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar", announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, ... (more)


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, World News, Africa, Solar Energy

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Washington Post

Ebola crisis in West Africa deepens; 500+ dead

In this photo taken on July 8, 2014, Ebola advocacy group Crusaders for Peace, spokesperson Juli Endee, right, educates people on the deadly virus in Paynesville, east of the city Monrovia, Liberia.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa,

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Nerve News

Senegal urged to suspend relations with Israel

Senegalese nationals have urged their government to suspend diplomatic relations with Israel due to the ongoing offensive in Gaza strip, a media report said Saturday.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

West Africa: Misconceptions Fuel Ebola Outbreak

Geneva/Dakar - As the Ebola-related death toll rises above 500 in West Africa, UNICEF and its partners are expanding their activities across the region to halt the spread of the disease by combating rumours, fears and misconceptions.


Related Topix: Africa

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Sys-Con Media

24 July Webinar: Smarter Government with Text Analytics

The Federal Government has a tremendous responsibility to protect the safety and security of Americans both at home and abroad.


Related Topix: World News, Rice University

Inter Press Service

World's Poorest Nations Seek Presence in Post-2015 Agenda

An Open-ended Working Group , which will continue its 13th round of negotiations next week, is expected to come up with a set of new Sustainable Development Goals to replace the eight Millennium Development Goals which reach their deadline by the end of next year.


Related Topix: Democratic Republic of the Congo, World News, Africa, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Walta Information Centre

West African Development Bank re-appoint President Chistian...

The West African Development Bank is the common development finance institution of the eight member countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union According to a press release African Press Organization sent to WIC, at their meeting held on 28 June 2014 in Dakar, the WAMU Council of Ministers re-appointed Mr. Chistian Adovelande, ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Benin, Africa

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Senegal: The Plight of Children Forced to Beg

"Sarakh, sarakh," demands a barefoot child wearing a dirty, torn Pokmon t-shirt and oversized cargo pants held up with a scrap of rope.


Related Topix: World News, Africa

Estelle celebrates 2014 ESSENCE Festival 'American' style

Estelle Swaray is a true musician. Being able to rap, belt out a signature smooth melodic tone, and compose it all in songs she wrote herself, Estelle embodies what all the real music lovers would consider a rarity in today's music- a true R&B artist.


Related Topix: Africa, World News

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Technocrat Mohammed Dionne appointed as Senegal's prime minister - state tv

Senegal's President Macky Sall on Sunday appointed Mohammed Dionne as prime minister, state television RTS reported, following the sacking last week of Aminata Toure after she failed to win a seat in a June 29 local election.


Related Topix: Africa, World News

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Al Jazeera

Senegal prime minister sacked

Senegal's president has sacked Prime Minister Aminata Toure, who has only been in power since September, less than a week after her ruling party was beaten in local elections.


Related Topix: World News