SENEGAL | SENEGAL

24-Feb-2019 to 12:40

Brisk voting in Dakar as voters flock to polling stations

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumou Khary Fall — Voters have been flocking to polling stations in and around the Senegalese capital, Dakar to cast their ballot in Sunday’s presidential election.

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24-Feb-2019 to 11:51

Senegal: Peace, quiet as presidential vote underway

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The presidential election in Senegal got off to a quiet start at 8am local (GMT) in several polling stations across Dakar on Sunday, APA can report from the Senegalese capital.

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24-Feb-2019 to 11:18

Senegal is sole winner in presidential vote – Macky Sall

APA-Fatick (Senegal) Special Correspondents: Oumar Dembele and Balla Diasse — President Macky Sall has asserted that Senegal will be the sole winner when his country emerge from a decisive presidential vote on Sunday.

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24-Feb-2019 to 10:31

Senegal poll: Quiet start to voting in Ziguinchor

APA-Ziguinchor (Senegal) By Abdoulaye Thiam — Voting has begun quietly in the southern city of Ziguinchor early on Sunday as Senegalese head to the polls to elect a new president.

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24-Feb-2019 to 01:36

UN urges peaceful, participatory poll in Senegal

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Touré — The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General and Head of the UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has called for a peaceful and inclusive presidential election in Senegal on Sunday.

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24-Feb-2019 to 01:13

Senegal election: Three regions claim lion’s share of voters

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Touré — With more than three million of Senegal’s six million voters, the regions of Dakar, the capital (west), Thiès (west) and Diourbel (centre) claim the lion’s share of the Senegalese electorate for Sunday’s presidential election.

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24-Feb-2019 to 00:53

Senegal votes for new president, Sunday

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The 6,683,043 registered Senegalese voters are expected to troop out to 15,397 polling stations across the country and abroad by 8am on Sunday to elect their next president from among five candidates, including incumbent President Macky Sall.

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