POLITIQUES | POLITICS

18-Jul-2019 to 13:59

Senegalese leader yanked off burning limo

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s President Macky Sall was promptly rescued by his bodyguards after his limousine suddenly caught fire, as he was attending a state funeral for late statesman Ousmane Tanor Dieng on Wednesday.

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17-Jul-2019 to 12:44

Namibia: Ruling SWAPO jittery over independent candidates

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — SWAPO party’s dominion over Namibian politics began at independence in March 1990 when the former liberation movement won the first democratic elections but its stranglehold is slowly being tested.

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17-Jul-2019 to 12:31

Sudan’s ruling generals fault power-sharing deal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Sudan’s ruling generals have protested against the deal signed on Wednesday for a power-sharing body, following weeks of negotiations aimed at breaking the political deadlock that has gripped the country since Omar al-Bashir was deposed in April.

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17-Jul-2019 to 12:24

Sudan post-coup protagonists in power-sharing deal

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan's military rulers and the opposition have signed a power-sharing deal in the capital Khartoum early on Wednesday under the auspices of the African Union and Ethiopia.

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16-Jul-2019 to 21:28

Senegalese leader mourns 'exceptional statesman'

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — Senegal's President Macky Sall has described the head of the country’s High Council of Territorial Collectivities (HCCT), Ousmane Tanor Dieng who died on Monday at the age of 72 as a statemen of 'exceptional dimensions'.

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15-Jul-2019 to 08:59

Senegal’s Socialist Party stalwart, Ousmane Tanor Dieng dies

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Ousmane Tanor Dieng, the President of Senegal’s High Council of Territorial Collectivities (HCCT) died on Monday at the age of 72 years, in Paris, where he had gone for medical care, media sources told APA here.

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12-Jul-2019 to 12:33

Sudan military rulers 'foil coup attempt'

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan's military rulers say they have foiled an attempted coup and arrested several security officers thought to have been involved in the abortive putsch.

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