SENEGAL | SENEGAL

14-Nov-2019 to 17:32

African regulators to strengthen public procurement reforms

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The African Public Procurement Network (RACOP) proposed Thursday in Dakar to strengthen and harmonise public procurement reforms on the continent, according to Saër Niang who argued that Africa needs more than ever to strengthen the economic governance policy as one of the fundamental pillars of development policies.

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12-Nov-2019 to 12:54

Senegal: Energy transition in motion

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The first public utility wind farm in Senegal located in the town ofTaiba Ndiaye (90 km north of Dakar), is slated to enter into service in December 2019, a deadline that is likely to be met, as the 16 wind turbines to produce the first 50 megawatts, are 99 percent completed.

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11-Nov-2019 to 16:49

Education, tolerance, bulwarks against violence - Senegalese Imam

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Faced with radical fanaticism that are more often expressed through violence and terrorism in the world, “education and tolerance remain the best ramparts” against such tendencies, according to Senegalese Imam Ahmadou Makhtar Kante in an interview with APA.

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05-Nov-2019 to 11:37

UEMOA September inflation rate stable

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The inflation rate in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) remained stable at the end of September 2019, with a negative performance of 1.2 percent as in the previous month, APA learned Tuesday from the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).

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31-Oct-2019 to 19:56

Senegal names 24-man squad for Congo, eSwatini

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The coach of Senegal's Teranga Lions Aliou Cisse has used a press conference in Dakar on Thursday to release a list of 24 players chosen to play the first two qualifiers for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations tournament to be hosted by Cameroon.

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31-Oct-2019 to 00:45

“Jihadist ideology remains attractive”, analyst says

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Despite the death of the self-proclaimed caliph of the Islamic State (Daesh) Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, killed last weekend in an American raid in Idleb province (Syria), the jihadist ideology is still attractive, said journalist and jihadist movement specialist, Wassim Nasr.

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29-Oct-2019 to 11:48

Senegal launches “green” transportation project

APA - Dakar-(Senegal) — The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project, whose work was launched on Monday by President Macky Sall, is part of Senegal’s commitments under the Paris Climate Agreement to make Dakar “greener and cleaner,” reports said on Tuesday.

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