08-Feb-2019 to 16:55

Ecowas court dismisses Dakar ex-mayor’s applications

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Cheikh Diop — The court of justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in a ruling issued on Friday has rejected requests submitted to it by the former Mayor of Dakar Khalifa Sall to challenge the Constitutional Council’s invalidation of his candidacy for the presidential election in Senegal.

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08-Feb-2019 to 15:17

Senegal’s ex-leader reiterates poll boycott call

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Abdourahmane Diallo — Senegal’s former President Abdoulaye Wade has reiterated his call for the country’s presidential election to be boycotted by the opposition.

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05-Feb-2019 to 22:01

Yayi Boni heads Ecowas poll observers to Senegal

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — The former President of Benin Republic, Yayi Boni has been appointed to lead the Economic Community of West African States electoral observation mission for the presidential election in Senegal.

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04-Feb-2019 to 20:21

Senegal: Macky Sall boasts of achievements on campaign trail

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — President Macky Sall, who will seek reelection when Senegal goes to the polls on 24 February was on the campaign trail in the northwestern town of Kebemer, on Monday afternoon, boasting of his achievements during his first term in office.

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04-Feb-2019 to 18:03

Regional research project on migration launched in Dakar

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Toure — An action-oriented research project on migration covering four West African countries, namely Guinea, Niger, Senegal and Sierra Leone, was launched in Dakar on Monday, APA can report.

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01-Feb-2019 to 19:06

ICC: Appeals Chamber orders Gbagbo’s conditional release

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Toure — The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday ordered the conditional release of detained ex-Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo and his former close aide Charles Ble Goude.

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01-Feb-2019 to 16:11

Football: Senegal coach gets contract extension

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — The contract of Senegal’s national football coach Aliou Cisse, has been extended by 30 months, the country’s FA confirmed.

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