SENEGAL | SENEGAL

19-Dec-2014 to 10:15

UN envoy condemns renewed waves of attacks in north-eastern Nigeria

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — - The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for West Africa (UNOWA) and High-Level Representative of the Secretary-General to Nigeria, Mr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has condemned the renewed waves of attacks in Borno State, north-eastern Nigeria and the continuous violence against innocent civilians, notably with reporting of large abductions of women and children.

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15-Dec-2014 to 14:22

UEMOA economic activity in late October high

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Economic activity in UEMOA zone in late October has maintained its upward trend in the main sectors, APA can report Monday from the Dakar-based Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).

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15-Dec-2014 to 13:17

Africa’s security ownership a reality - France’s Defense minister

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The ownership by African countries of their security is an indisputable reality in this day and age, according to France’s Defense minister Jean-Yves Le Drian speaking in the Senegalese capital Dakar on Monday.

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14-Dec-2014 to 00:06

Senegal film industry promising - Official

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — In spite of a lingering crisis, film-making in Senegal is on a “positive path”, according to Hugues Dias, the Managing Director of Cinematography.

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12-Dec-2014 to 17:02

Senegal consumer price suffers slight fall

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The harmonized index of consumer prices in Senegal decreased by 0.9 percent in November 2014 from a 0.8 percent increase the previous month, APA can confirm Friday from the National Agency of Statistics and Demography (ANSD).

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11-Dec-2014 to 12:33

Saudi king contributes $35m to W/Africa Ebola kitty

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — Saudi Arabia’s King Abdallah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud has given a grant of $35 million to help deal with the Ebola epidemic ravaging West Africa.

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09-Dec-2014 to 15:33

Senegal gets $35m W/Bank credit to train young people

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — The World Bank has approved a $35 million credit to support Senegal in its effort to improve the skills of young people for jobs in key areas of tourism, horticulture, and poultry farming that will help promote growth and development, the Washington-based lender said on Tuesday.

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