Senegal


Ex-Senegalese president's son to face trial

2014-04-17 20:37

An official has said that the son of Senegal's former president will be tried for illicit enrichment following an investigation into how he amassed his multi-million dollar fortune.

Gambia won't take passengers from Ebola-hit areas

2014-04-15 07:49

Gambian authorities have written a letter to airlines flying into the West African country saying they cannot pick up passengers from countries where there have been suspected cases of Ebola.

Senegal has 'well-oiled system' to stop Ebola

2014-04-09 10:17

Senegal has vowed it is prepared for any spread of the deadly Ebola virus, as the suspected death toll in an outbreak raging in Guinea and Liberia rose to 111.

Guinea says Ebola death toll rises to 78

2014-03-31 14:50

Health authorities in the West African nation of Guinea say at least 78 people have died after contracting the Ebola virus.

Senegal fails to stop forced child begging

2014-03-19 21:03

Human Rights Watch says tens of thousands of boys in Senegal who attend Quranic boarding schools are still being forced to beg each day.

Anti-gay violence: 4 held in Senegal

2014-02-04 07:41

Police in Senegal have arrested four young men accused of hunting down and injuring gay men with stones and batons, an official says.

Senegal jails gay couple for 'unnatural act'

2014-02-01 21:59
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A judge in Senegal has sentenced two men to six months' jail in a rare conviction of a gay couple on criminal charges.

Senegal releases detained Russian boat

2014-01-23 07:38

Senegalese authorities say they have released a Russian boat that was caught fishing illegally off the coast of the West African nation.

Mali, Senegal evacuate 100s from restive CAR

2014-01-07 10:04

Mali and Senegal have repatriated hundreds of their nationals fleeing sectarian violence in the Central African Republic, officials in Bamako and Dakar say.

 

Anti-graft judges to rule on Wade's son

2014-04-16 19:15

Judges in Senegal are deliberating on the fate of former president Abdoulaye Wade’s son Karim, detained for a year on corruption charges after accumulating a fortune worth more than $1bn.

Habre lawyers say war crimes trial 'political'

2014-04-11 08:56

The lawyers for Chad’s former dictator Hissene Habre say his prosecution in Senegal for genocide is politically motivated and driven by the Chadian spy agency.

Greenpeace: Our oceans are in crisis

2014-04-07 12:20

Greenpeace has released a new report focusing on one of the largest fishing ports in Senegal - a place that once swarmed with fish but is now facing a fish shortage.

Senegal closes border over Guinea Ebola

2014-03-30 09:29

Guinea is racing to contain a deadly Ebola epidemic spreading from its southern forests to the capital Conakry, while neighbouring Senegal has closed its border.

Senegal law bans smoking in public

2014-03-16 19:05

Senegal's health minister says lawmakers have banned tobacco advertising and smoking in public places.

$2bn needed to combat Sahel hunger

2014-02-04 07:41

The UN is seeking $2bn this year to combat food insecurity in Africa's Sahel region, where 1.2 million people have been forced to flee their homes because of violence.

UN warns climate change is drowning Senegal

2014-01-29 09:33

The UN's head of disaster risk has warned that flooding caused by climate change had become an emergency in Senegal, with some towns finding themselves underwater for large parts of the year.

Senegal to free Russian trawler in fishing row

2014-01-21 16:03

Moscow says Senegalese authorities would release the Russian trawler Oleg Naydenov after impounding the ship for two weeks over alleged illegal fishing.

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