SENEGAL | SENEGAL

28-Sep-2020 to 23:46

UEMOA: Apex bank in 1.3-percent growth projections

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) is expected to grow by 1.3 percent in 2020, up from 6.1 percent in 2019, according to a statement of the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO) shared with APA on Monday.

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24-Sep-2020 to 17:34

Senegal’s goalkeeper Edouard Mendy joins Chelsea

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — 28-year old Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy of Senegal's Teranga Lions, has signed a five-year contract with Premier League English club Chelsea and a transfer estimated at 30 million euros, including bonuses.

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09-Sep-2020 to 16:57

Macky Sall moves to tackle Senegal floods

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — President Macky Sall of Senegal is working to find a lasting solution to the floods which followed days of torrential rains, reports said on Wednesday.

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09-Sep-2020 to 15:10

Senegal loses 25 percent of crops to lack of storage infrastructure

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal loses 25 percent of its crops annually due to lack of storage infrastructure, the Agricultural and Rural Prospective Initiative (IPAR) and the Market Regulation Agency (ARM) has said in a survey.

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08-Sep-2020 to 16:49

Senegal’s August consumer prices up 2.2 percent

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal's August consumer price index increased by 2.2 percent, compared to the previous month, report said on Tuesday.

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07-Sep-2020 to 18:02

Senegal urged to allocate 3 percent of budget to education

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A group of civil society organisations including COSYDEP, Alphadev, Cendreao, Cneap and the DEFI NGO on Sunday in Dakar urged the government of Senegal to allocate t 3 percent of state budget to providing quality education, in line with the commitment made at the African Regional Conference on Global Literacy held from September 10 to 12, 2007 in Bamako, Mali.

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31-Aug-2020 to 15:37

Senegal varsities to resume classes amid COVID-19 fears

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The resumption of classes in Senegal’s public universities from September 1 appears to be on course despite reservations.

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