SENEGAL | SENEGAL

15-Jul-2019 to 14:02

Senegal records slight primary sector decline

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The primary sector, excluding agriculture and forestry in Senegal fell by 1.6 percent in monthly change in May 2019, compared to the previous month, the Directorate of Forecasting and Economic Analyses (DPEE) says in a note sent to APA Monday.

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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 12:36

Senegal records 10 percent increase in revenue

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Resources mobilized by the State of Senegal at the end of May 2019 amounted to 990.8 billion CFA francs, representing a 10-percent increase, compared to their level for the same period in 2018, according to data provided by the Direction of Forecasting and Economic Analyses (DPEE) and seen by APA on Friday.

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10-Jul-2019 to 13:40

Benin’s AFCON success sparks voodoo debate

APA - Cotonou (Benin) By Ulvaeus Balogoun — Benin’s stellar performance at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), marked by a historic quarter-final qualification is highly valued by Beninese.

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09-Jul-2019 to 14:48

Senegalese duo living an aviation dream

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Despite their age difference, Birame Coulibaly, 36 and Maodo Ndiaye, 25, who initiated the Flightsen Project and share a passion for aviation will fly back to their native Senegal on Thursday after going on a sojourn between St Louis and Paris using a small-engined plane.

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05-Jul-2019 to 16:40

Burkina exports to Senegal hit CFA6.4 bln in 2017

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Toure — In 2017, exports from Burkina Faso to Senegal were estimated at CFA6.4 billion, Jacob Ouedraogo, Burkina Faso’s Ambassador in Senegal said in Dakar.

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05-Jul-2019 to 15:34

AFCON: A clash of two identical coaches

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — Senegal and Uganda are poised for a fierce battle of wit and ambition as they take to the field later on Friday under the watchful eye of their coaches from the touchline, considered the two youngest technicians in the Africa Cup of Nations toumament.

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