SENEGAL | SENEGAL

17-May-2020 to 02:57

World leaders call for free COVID vaccines, treatments

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Incumbent and former world leaders, and experts have jointly made a call to guarantee a free COVID-19 vaccine available to everyone.

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14-May-2020 to 13:53

Covid-19: Senegal FA to resume competitions in November

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Senegalese Football Federation (FSF) is planning to resume its domestic competitions in November 2020, reports said on Thursday.

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14-May-2020 to 13:49

Senegal’s exports drop by 50 billion CFA francs

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s exports of goods at the end of March 2020 were down by 49.9 billion CFA francs (about $79.840 million) compared with the same period in 2019, the Directorate of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) announced.

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14-May-2020 to 09:35

Senegal's agropastoralists wary of Covid-19 effects

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s National Platform for Rural Consultation and Cooperation (CNCR) has expressed concern over the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on activities of agropastoralists in the country.

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13-May-2020 to 14:21

Covid-19: WB to inject CFA 90 bln in Senegal’s agriculture sector

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — World Bank has approved a $150-million (about 90 billion CFA francs) credit from the International Development Association (IDA) to improve the competitiveness of agriculture and cattle breeding in Senegal, a press release sent to APA on Wednesday said.

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12-May-2020 to 16:55

Senegal's consumer price increases due to Covid-19 measures

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The impact of measures to combat the spread of Covid-19 has caused a rise in consumer prices to 1.1 percent in April 2020 against 0.1 percent in March 2020, APA learns Tuesday at the National Agency for Statistics and Demography (ANSD).

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12-May-2020 to 12:41

Covid-19: Senegal’s Macky Sall eases state of emergency

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal's president Macky Sall on Monday evening decided to readjust measures taken under the state of emergency decreed for the past two months to combat the coronavirus.

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