SENEGAL | SENEGAL

22-Apr-2022 to 09:57

Senegal’s health workers on general strike

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — After the arrest of four midwives over the death of a patient in a hospital in northern Senegal, health unions have decided to show solidarity.

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19-Apr-2022 to 14:21

Unprecedented kerosene shortage hits Senegal airports

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The alert over an unprecedented kerosene shortage in Senegal's airports was made by the Aviation Fuel Handling Company (SMCADY) in charge of supply.

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14-Apr-2022 to 16:52

Sahel: Think-tank advises dialogue with jihadists

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — A senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies in Africa (ISS Africa) in the West Africa office in charge of the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin, Hassan Kone explains to for APA News, the ins and outs of the dialogue his organization calls for between Sahelian countries’ governments and jihadist groups.

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13-Apr-2022 to 13:17

Senegal in four financing deals with W/Bank

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The World Bank has disclosed a grant amounting to CFAF 272 billion to fund various development projects in Senegal.

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13-Apr-2022 to 11:17

Senegal in shock after pregnant woman's death

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — One of the leads to elucidate the death of Astou Sokhna, which occurred on March 31 at the Amadou Sakhir Mbaye Regional Hospital in Louga (North-West), suggests negligence on the part of the staff on duty.

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11-Apr-2022 to 12:47

Senegalese president keen on retaking Dakar in polls

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — During a meeting held on Saturday in Dakar, the president of the Coalition dubbed ‘Benno Bokk Yakaar’ (BBY, united for the same hope) revamped his troops to conquer the “difficult” electorate of the country’s capital for the July 31, 2022 legislative elections.

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09-Apr-2022 to 10:17

Ukrainian war: Sharp increase in food prices

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The war between Russia and Ukraine is causing international prices of wheat, corn and vegetable oils to rise dramatically.

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