SA expects decisive leadership from the president, including the fight against Covid-19 and holding his Cabinet to account, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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Until a vaccine is ready, widespread testing is one of the key strategies employed to 'flatten the curve' of pandemic.
A novel coronavirus case has been confirmed in the central Senegalese city of Touba, the country's health ministry has said, ahead of a large religious gathering planned there later this month.
Senegal has confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus, a French citizen who visited France last month before returning to the West African country and being quarantined in the capital Dakar.
Senegal's president Macky Sall has defended his country's ban on same-sex activity, saying during a visit from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that it "has nothing to do with" homophobia.
The former mayor of Dakar, Khalifa Sall, has been hailed by jubilant supporters as he crossed the Senegalese capital in a convoy during the night, following his release from prison.
Babacar Thiaw took the initiative of opening Dakar's first "zero plastic" restaurant in a response to the rubbish strewn along the beaches of the Senegalese capital.
Opposition politicians and campaign groups in Senegal have accused the government of secrecy after the BBC reported that a brother of the president had benefited from lucrative dealings in the gas sector.
Start-ups are beating the odds in Senegal, which hopes to become a leading regional tech hub.
Senegalese voters are choosing whether to give President Macky Sall a second term in office as he faces four challengers.
Grandmothers helping to banish female genital circumcision, which affects millions worldwide
Senegal has announced five new cases of novel coronavirus, bringing the west African state's total number to ten, and making it the worst affected country in the region.
Senegal's president Macky Sall has ordered his cabinet ministers not to leave the country in a measure to control risks from coronavirus, the presidency says.
A West African political activist who set fire to a banknote in an "anti-colonialist" protest has been expelled from Senegal, his lawyer has said.
A Senegalese court has issued a suspended prison term to a Koranic school teacher who chained up truants, in a much-publicised case that has split opinion in the west African country.
Tens of thousands of people from across Senegal converged on the capital Dakar for the inauguration of a huge mosque, claimed to be the largest in West Africa.
Religious leaders in Africa must speak up against the practice of female genital mutilation, which affects millions of children across the continent, an international conference in Dakar has said.
Diouf, 35, began her venture a decade ago, investing her savings to buy her own salt flats in Fatick, one of the West African nation's biggest salt mining regions.
According to provincial tally, Sall garnered at least 57 percent of votes, paving the way for his second and final term.
Senegal's former President Abdoulaye Wade has called for a boycott of the West African nation's Feb. 24 elections, accusing the current president of locking down the vote
The presidents of Senegal and The Gambia have inaugurated the Senegambia bridge to facilitate trade and travel in West Africa after decades of delays.
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