SENEGAL | SENEGAL

15-Mar-2019 to 17:02

Dakar’s Petersen market gutted by violent inferno

APA – Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — A violent fire has destroyed Dakar’s Petersen market, gutting shops laden with goods early on Friday.

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14-Mar-2019 to 14:14

Senegal: Workshop on capitalization against malnutrition kicks off in Saly

APA – Mbour (Senegal) — A workshop on capitalization of good practices and lessons learned during the nutritional assistance program for the reduction of malnutrition triggered by the extreme drought in West and Central Africa opened this Thursday morning in the Senegalese capital, Dakar.

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11-Mar-2019 to 15:57

Senegal’s reelected president begins 'final' term

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Senegal’s reelected President Macky Sall, has begun his “last” term in office, the Minister and government spokesman Seydou Gueye told APA in an exclusive interview.

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08-Mar-2019 to 16:32

Senegal: Serving, retired soldiers warned off politics

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembélé — The Senegalese Minister of the Armed Forces, Augustin Tine has warned serving and retired soldiers against being opinionted in the media and on social media about burning ussues of the day, reminding them that they are according to law, subject to regulations obliging them to steer clear of politics.

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08-Mar-2019 to 15:40

Guatemala Nobel laureate in Dakar for Int'l Women's Day

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembélé — The 1992 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Rigoberta Menchu of Guatemala is visiting the Senegalese capital Dakar, where she is taking part in events marking International Women’s Day, on Friday.

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07-Mar-2019 to 00:50

Senegal CSO rues 'sectionalist' vote

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Marilda Kandéty — The Senegalese citizen movement Y’en a Marre has warned against sectionalism in elections after condemning what it called “a very regionalist, very religious and very ethnic vote” in last month’s presidential polls.

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05-Mar-2019 to 20:04

Senegal: Macky Sall's re-election confirmed by Constititional Court

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — Senegal’s Constitutional Council on Tuesday proclaimed the final results of the presidential elections held on 24 February 2019, confirming the re-election of incumbent President, Macky Sall.

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