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Breaking News: Senegalese president and Obama clash over gay rights
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2014-06-15 05:25:32 -0700 | political-news

President Barack Obama began his tour of Africa with a 36-hour visit to Senegal, but clashed with Senegalese President Macky Sall who who expressed opposition to Obama's call for Africans to decriminalize homosexuality. Senegal is one of many African countries...
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Breaking News: Obama speaks for Democracy & Development in Africa
Posted by: maniawan

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2013-07-01 07:31:52 -0700 | political-news

Obama is currently visiting the Africa. His tour is a ray of hope for African countries which entertain high hopes from USA. Obama makes his most eloquent in Senegal which is his first destination. He chants that US will help...
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Posted by: Kamran Ahmed

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2013-12-24 14:05:19 -0800 | political-news

President Barack Obama has called on the international community to legalize homosexual marriage while admiring the US Supreme Court’s recent decision to knock over the Defense of Marriage Act. The US president was speaking at a news conference on Thursday...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2013-12-24 14:05:19 -0800 | political-news

President Barack Obama’s endorsement of Senegal’sefforts to bring to book the formerChadiandictator Hissène Habré is a recognition of the case’s importance for African justice, Human Rights Watch said today. According to two sources present at President...
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Breaking News: The son of former Senegalese president, Karim Wade, in custody in Dakar
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Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2013-04-19 06:36:58 -0700 | political-news

Karim Wade, the son of former Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade, was arrested Monday by police in Dakar and placed in custody. He is suspected of embezzling more than a billion euros during the presidency of his father.
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Breaking News: Senegal president has named technocrat as PM
Posted by: Adebanjos

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2013-09-30 16:02:51 -0700 | political-news

The Senegal's newly elected president has named Abdoul Mbaye, a former banker without any affiliation to political parties, as his first prime minister, state television said on Tuesday. Mbaye, who had studied in Senegal and France's top business schools and...
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Breaking News: Restrictions on West African countries for the Malay
Posted by: anonymous

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-11-02 02:08:03 -0700 | political-news

Malay over the possibility of sanctions on consideration, where the government for overthrowing the military leaders to restore the constitution has recently announced that the power to have announced the meeting, West Africa the leader. West Africa's economic power of...
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Breaking News: Macky Sall, Senegal's new president, good bye, the reign of Wade
Posted by: Abdel Fattah Hussein

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-07-27 22:51:58 -0700 | political-news

Former Prime Minister Macky Sall has become Sunday, March 25th the new leader of the Senegalese state, beating the second round of presidential rival Abdoulaye Wade. The outgoing president conceded defeat even before the official results to be published tomorrow....
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Breaking News: Senegal: President Wade concedes defeat in presidential runoff contest
Posted by: northsunm32

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-07-27 22:52:02 -0700 | political-news

The president of Senegal, Abdoulaye Wade conceded defeat as results showed his opponent Macky Sall with a huge lead. Wade is 85 and his decision to seek reelection sparked violent protests. Wade seems to have accepted defeat with some grace....
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Source: Newyork Times

Brussels :: Belgium | updated 2012-05-13 07:20:43 -0700 | travel-news

International judges in The Hague are hearing a complex case this week that boils down to a single and unusual question: which country has the right to try Hissene Habre, the former president of Chad , who has been indicted...
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Breaking News: Senegal: the second round of presidential elections will be held March 25
Posted by: Nazish Fatima

Bignona :: Senegal | updated 2012-04-19 06:36:12 -0700 | political-news

The second round of presidential elections in Senegal, which opposes the outgoing head of state, Abdoulaye Wade, his former Prime Minister Macky Sall, will be held March 25, said on Monday, March 5 with the Electoral Commission national (CENA). Mr....
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Breaking News: Senegal presidential country has concluded with a demonstration
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Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-11-02 02:12:14 -0700 | political-news

Past Friday, hundred of women come down for the roads of the capital Dakar, in mark of protest against the appointment of the president WadeSenegal president Abdoulaye Wade invited to be unaware of it the demonstration that itself ritirò from...
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Breaking News: Elections in Senegal: EU deplores lack of transparency
Posted by: Nazish Fatima

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-04-19 06:36:33 -0700 | political-news

MEP Thijs Berman, head of the Electoral Observation Mission of the European Union (EU) for the presidency in Senegal deplored "a certain lack of transparency" concerning the distribution of voter cards, including nearly 500 000 had not yet been handed...
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Breaking News: In Senegal, the brotherhoods in the heart of the election
Posted by: Nazish Fatima

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-04-19 06:36:33 -0700 | political-news

Dakar and Touba (Senegal) Special Envoy Envoy - Senegal does not trifle with his religious brotherhoods. Panic seized power less than ten days before the presidential election on February 26, when police launched a tear gas canister in the precincts...
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Breaking News: Senegal: The Triumph of Neoliberalism over Democracy
Posted by: northsunm32

Dakar :: Senegal | updated 2012-07-26 18:58:43 -0700 | political-news

Leon Moorson of Queen's University Canada writes of Senegal and its autocratic leader who is the West''s man and promoter of neo-liberal policies. President Abdoulaye Wade announced he will seek a third term in office sparking protests. In the first...
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