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Guinea election: Borders closed on final day of campaign
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French MPs approve return of looted artefacts to Benin, Senegal
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France to vote on new law over returning stolen African artworks
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Rennes keeper Edouard Mendy undergoing Chelsea medical, Lampard confirms
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Ex-head of world athletics jailed for corruption
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Senegal floods: Frustration grows over government's response
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Senegal flooding: Government criticised for slow response
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Akon to build futuristic 'Wakanda-Like' city in Senegal
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Chelsea: Edouard Mendy injured on Senegal dutyGoalkeeper Edouard Mendy returns to Chelsea after injuring his thigh while training with Senegal in Morocco.
Coronavirus in Senegal: Keeping Covid-19 at bayWith only seven doctors per 100,000 people, Senegal has been praised for its handling of coronavirus.
Edouard Mendy: Chelsea sign Senegal goalkeeper from RennesChelsea sign goalkeeper Edouard Mendy from Rennes on a five-year deal.
Edouard Mendy: Chelsea agree deal with Rennes for Senegal goalkeeperChelsea agree a deal with Rennes to sign goalkeeper Edouard Mendy, subject to a medical and personal terms.
Meet Senegal's first female professional surferKhadjou Sambe, 25, defied social expectations to ride the Atlantic waves.
Artist Creates Amazing Rose-Painted Mural of Chadwick BosemanThe Chadwick Boseman tributes continue to pour in, but none stand out quite like this one ... which started out upside down. A Senegalese artist named Bou Bou posted a moving video of himself whipping..
Senegal seeks to move huge ammonium nitrate stock from Dakar portThe Dakar stockpile is almost as big as that which exploded in Beirut, causing massive destruction.
Akon Says His City in Africa Will Be Like Real-Life WakandaAkon is turning his dreams into reality -- building a futuristic city in Senegal, which he says will resemble Wakanda from "Black Panther" ... in more ways than just its futuristic appearance. The..
Senegal says two soldiers killed after vehicle hit anti-tank mineTwo Senegalese soldiers were killed and several others injured after their vehicle hit an anti-tank mine in the south of the country, the army said in a statement on Monday.
My fake news whodunnit: Caught up in a Senegal fake news scamA news story accusing a presidential candidate of corruption was written in my name, or almost in my name.
Black girls and supporters surf around the world to honor George FloydFrom California to Indonesia, Australia and Senegal, black girls and supporters floated on surfboards on Friday to pay tribute to George Floyd, the black man whose death in U.S. police custody has..
Senegal to ease coronavirus curfew as protests spread to capitalSenegal's government said on Thursday it would relax slightly a dawn-to-dusk curfew after protesters in Dakar set tyres on fire and threw stones in demonstrations against the restrictions imposed..
Coronavirus protests spread to Senegal's capitalProtestors in Dakar set tyres on fire and threw stones at security forces on Wednesday night during protests over a nationwide dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed almost three months ago because of the..
Senegal postpones school restart after teachers test positive for coronavirusSenegal has postponed the restart of schools until further notice after several teachers tested positive for the new coronavirus, the education ministry said late on Monday.
Senegalese tourism hot spot struggles without visitorsLionel Lopez grimaces as he looks at the stagnant green water in the bottom of the pool at his hotel in Senegal's Saloum Delta. He drained it after the global pandemic closed borders, bringing West..
Giant 'noble' thiof gives Senegalese fish-lovers crumbs of comfortSenegalese shoppers have found one small piece of comfort among all the coronavirus chaos - a dive in the price of thiof, a fish at the heart of their national dish.
Senegal to re-open mosques, ease restrictions as coronavirus cases jumpSenegalese President Macky Sall announced the re-opening of mosques and churches and the easing of other restrictions imposed to contain the coronavirus, even as the largest one-day jump in cases was..
Second wave of COVID-19 cases sweeps Senegal's holy citySenegal's holy city of Touba is fighting a second wave of COVID-19 infections, dashing hopes that swift action by authorities had stopped the new coronavirus from spreading in the one-time epicentre.
Senegal groups get homeless children off streets amid coronavirusThe boys cheer as they play a ball game in the courtyard of a medical centre in Dakar that has become a refuge for Senegal's street children since the coronavirus further upended their lives.
Stranded foreign students in Dakar live in coronavirus limboAfter Senegal ordered universities to shut over the coronavirus outbreak, Ousmane Issaka, a student from Niger, found himself having to sleep on the pavement outside his shuttered dormitory in Dakar,..
Sadio Mane: Made in Senegal - five things we learned from the documentaryA new documentary about Liverpool's Senegal winger reveals he had to run away to play football, Klopp didn't like him at first and Senegalese fans are pretty harsh.
Coronavirus leaves Senegal's street children more exposed than everDozens of children in plastic sandles and shabby clothing rounded a street corner in Senegal's capital Dakar and sprinted towards a car manned by volunteers bearing sandwiches and water.
Senegal's graffiti artists join fight against coronavirusThe mural stretched over 10 metres of wall in Senegal's seaside capital Dakar shows a giant pair of hands reaching out for sanitiser, and a woman in hoop earrings and a facemask colored blue, red, gold..
In coronavirus, Senegal rappers find a new enemy to fightDressed in hooded medical suits and protective goggles, Senegal's activist hip-hop group Y'en a Marre rap about washing hands, disposing of used tissues and avoiding crowds in their latest release:..
Senegal's house-bound school children take classes from TVSenegalese schoolboy Ibrahima Diongue listened intently as a teacher held forth about a tricky maths problem. It was a regular school day, except Diongue was in his living room and the teacher was on..
Senegal orders all schools closed in response to coronavirusSenegal's President Macky Sall on Saturday ordered all schools and universities closed for the next three weeks and religious festivals canceled in response to a coronavirus outbreak that has infected..
Senegal confirms third and fourth coronavirus casesSenegalese authorities reported two new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the total to four since the first case was confirmed there on Monday.
'Fragile' Africa prepares for high risk of coronavirus spreadAn isolation ward stands ready at a hospital in Khartoum, Sudan. Laboratories in Senegal and Madagascar have the testing equipment they need. Passengers arriving at airports in Gambia, Cameroon and..
In Senegal, online videos break silence over domestic abuseFor Senegalese activist Fatou Warkha, online videos play a vital role in her campaign to expose and end violence against women in a country where discretion and forbearance are traditionally prized.
Senegal rape law offers hope after years of silenceA new law in Senegal that criminalizes rape has come too late for one young woman. She was raped last year and is now trying to put her life back together with a baby.
Hip-hop artist: 'I'm called Satan when I rap'"Mina the Veiled" is a Senegalese hip-hop artist who is often mocked because of her passion for rap.
Senegal's plastic recycling 'monster' campaigns for a cleaner countryModou Fall had to get creative to grab people thinking more about plastic waste in Senegal.
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Senegal chaining: Head teacher receives suspended sentenceThe case in Senegal proved highly controversial, with opinion split in the majority Muslim country.
Cancer in Senegal: 'I had to sell everything to pay for treatment'Senegal has introduced free chemotherapy treatment - but cancer patients are still left facing a huge bill.
France returns Omar Tall's sword to SenegalIt belonged to 19th Century leader Omar Saidou Tall who fought French imperial forces in Senegal.
Roger DaSilva's rediscovered archive reveals 1950s Senegal chicCelebrities, presidents and partygoers are all part of his rich archive unseen by the public until now.
Meet the people of TambaGiovanni Hänninen says the portraits he shot in Tambacounda, Senegal "represent everyone's history".
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Ethiopian Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dakar, no casualtiesAn Ethiopian Airlines flight had engine trouble and made an emergency landing minutes after taking off from the airport in Senegal's capital Dakar on Tuesday, an airport spokesman said, adding nobody..
Khalifa Sall, Dakar's ex-mayor, pardoned by Senegal presidentKhalifa Sall was jailed for fraud last year and was seen as a rival to the president.
Senegal president pardons political rival Khalifa SallSenegal President Macky Sall has pardoned one of his chief political rivals, the charismatic former mayor of Dakar, Khalifa Sall, who was jailed in 2018 on corruption charges.