SENEGAL | SENEGAL

21-Feb-2020 to 12:45

Senegal: U.S. targets African market

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s recent African tour is apparently a result of Washington’s desire to reshuffle the cards in a continent where China has already tactfully deployed itself.

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19-Feb-2020 to 19:47

Senegal, Mauritania to straighten relations through gas exploitation

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Amid diplomatic turmoil caused by some disagreements over fisheries, Senegal and Mauritania have adopted the “most intelligent strategy” to achieve joint management of their gas resources for the benefit of the two peoples, Dr. Boubacar Mbodj, Energy and Environment Advisor to President Macky Sall said in an interview with APA.

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19-Feb-2020 to 13:52

Mauritania, Senegal poised to work for AfCFTA success

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritanian President, Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani and his Senegalese counterpart, Macky Sall, on Tuesday evening, reiterated in Nouakchott their common will to work for the success of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and more generally, the achievement of the objectives of the African Union Agenda 2063.

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17-Feb-2020 to 23:39

Coronavirus: W/Africa in a war of prevention

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Health ministers from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have been meeting in the Malian capital Bamako to set in motion common strategies aimed at staving off the coronavirus.

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13-Feb-2020 to 21:54

Coronavirus: AU wary of economic consequences

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Professor Victor Harison, Commissioner for Economic Affairs of the African Union Commission (AUC), on Thursday in Dakar, called on the governors of African Central Banks to pay attention to the economic consequences of the coronavirus which currently affects several parts of the world.

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07-Feb-2020 to 11:46

FGM still wreaks havoc in Africa, Senegal - Teacher-researcher

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is wreaking havoc in Africa, particularly in Senegal where it affects 26 percent of women aged between 15 and 49, Professor Abdoul Aziz Diouf of the University of Dakar tells the African Press Agency (APA).

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04-Feb-2020 to 23:34

Ebola experience allows for better response to coronavirus - Infectologist

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The coronavirus outbreak, which started in Wuhan, China, is awakening the demons of the Ebola virus in Africa, the experience from which will “necessarily lead to a better response” to this new disease.

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