Senegal’s veteran journalist dies at 82

APA-Dakar (Senegal)

Ahmed Bachir Kounta, a former journalist at Senegalese Television Broadcasting (RTS) and member of the Kounta religious family, died Thursday morning at the age of 82, APA learned from media sources.

Born on March 1, 1937 in Saint-Louis (north), Kounta was the spokesman for the Kounta religious family of Ndiassane, 90 km from Dakar.


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