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It’s Horses vs. Motors in Senegal. The Steeds Still Win on Many Roads.  The New York Times

Horse-drawn carts are a staple means of transportation in Dakar, the booming capital of Senegal. But this traditional means of getting around is under increasing ...


It's horses vs. motors in Senegal | Africa  Gulf News

DAKAR, Senegal - After a visit to the market to buy a box of mangoes, some fish and a length of cloth, Binta Ba, a Senegalese woman, needed a way to get ...


Bold Women. Scandalized Viewers. It’s ‘Sex and the City,’ Senegal Style.  The New York Times

DAKAR, Senegal — In the most controversial scene of “Mistress of a Married Man,” a hugely popular new television series in Senegal, the show's protagonist, ...


Satellite data shows hunger looming in Senegal, Mauritania  Al Jazeera English

Experts warn barren pastures in the two West African states threaten livestock herding, a key pillar of food security.


Wushu in Africa: 11 countries take part in Senegal championship  Aljazeera.com

China's influence visible as 12000 people take part in African Wushu Championships in Senegal.


Turkish powership to generate electricity from LNG in Senegal  Daily Sabah

Turkey's Karpowership company, the designer and builder of the world's first floating power plants and the global brand of Karadeniz Holding, will meet 15%...


Vt. National Guard members to join medical exercise in Senegal  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Soldiers and airmen of the Vermont National Guard are traveling to Senegal for two weeks. They will join a medical exercise as part ...


How Big Data - and lessons from Obama - swung Senegal's presidential election  Mail and Guardian

When a United States senator from Chicago decided to run for president, one of his first volunteers was a student from Senegal. They met at a campaign event.


Senegal Surfs Offshore Winds to Power West Africa  Geopoliticalmonitor.com

By developing renewable energy sources in a transparent manner, Senegal is positioning itself as an energy leader in West Africa.


Senegal: The heir apparent, Karim Wade  The Africa Report

The decision goes against the advice of many of the party's senior leaders. Will the party survive? 58-year-old Karim Wade has been appointed deputy ...


How Senegal is fighting deforestation by planting 79 million mangrove trees  World Economic Forum

A massive effort is underway to plant millions of trees in a country that has lost around a quarter of its mangrove forests in recent decades.


Egypt's Zamalek suffer surprise 2-1 defeat at Senegal's Generation Foot - Egyptian Football - Sports  Ahram Online

Zamalek paid the price of resting several regulars as they slumped to a surprise 2-1 defeat by Senegal's Generation Foot in the first leg of the African Champions ...


Zamalek travels to Senegal for facing Generation Foot  Egypttoday

CAIRO – 11 September 2019: Zamalek will travel to Senegal on Wednesday morning to prepare for the match against Senegalese team, Generation Foot, in the ...


Senegal: is the Socialist Party set for a leadership battle?  The Conversation - Africa

The secretary general of Senegal's Socialist Party, Ousmane Tanor Dieng, died in July this year. There are concerns that his death will intensify divides in the ...


Senegal's scandalous soap: can TV drama drive change for women?  Reuters

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Djalika wants to divorce her abusive husband. Her best friend Dior escaped a forced marriage and moved to the city, ...


Joining Forces To Empower Women in Senegal  Philanthropy Women

Where are the effects of climate change felt the strongest? West Africa shoulders some of the heaviest impacts created by climate change, particularly in ...


Private Equity in Senegal Gets Jump-Start With State-Backed Fund  Bloomberg

Senegal is jumping on the private-equity bandwagon by starting a 100 million-euro ($111 million) fund, the first time an African government has backed an ...


Match facts: Generation Foot (Senegal) v Zamalek (Egypt) (African Champions League) - Egyptian Football - Sports  Ahram Online

Ahram Online provided a live score coverage of Saturdays match between Senegals Generation Foot and Egypts Zamalek in the 1st leg of African Champions ...


Senegal to get $22m drought pay-out from AU agency  The East African

Pay-out meant for losses from crop failures caused by severe rainfall deficits.


Government of Senegal to Receive a minimum of US$22m from the African Risk Capacity Insurance Company Limited for Drought - Senegal  ReliefWeb

““The vision of African Union in establishing ARC was to present a powerful value proposition that will help Member States better understand their disaster risk ...


The man helping to save Senegal's mangroves  BBC News

With the help of the local population, Haidar el Ali has led a program that has planted 152 million mangrove buds in the Casamance Delta of southern Senegal ...


Senegal's Mane, Egypt's Salah combine to maintain Liverpool's perfect start - Africa - Sports  Ahram Online

Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah ensured Liverpool maintained their 100 percent start to the Premier League season by coming from behind to beat Newcastle ...


Senegal shines in showcase for female tech innovation  EWN

Dakar has ambitions as a budding start-up hub with plans to create 35000 direct jobs in new technologies by 2025.


How Senegal's Shopmeaway helps users buy goods from overseas stores  Disrupt Africa

Senegalese startup Shopmeaway is using funding obtained through its country's government to scale its platform that allows users to purchase goods from ...


SPMAGTF-CR-AF 19.2 executes full mission profile rehearsals from Senegal CSL  Camp Lejeune Globe

Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 19.2, Marine Forces Europe and Africa (SPMAGTF-CR-AF 19.2), rehearsed operations ...


As it happened Australia made to work against Senegal  ESPN

Australia were made to work for their second World Cup win after Senegal came out firing in the first half before the Boomers found their straps and secured a 13 ...


Outrage as Senegal Catholic school expels scarf-wearing students  Africanews English

Parents and students have since slammed the school's decision. One such student Nour Rose is quoted to have said: "We were a little humiliated in front of all ...


Migrants as Messengers: The Impact of Peer-to-Peer Communication on Potential Migrants in Senegal - Impact Evaluation Report - Senegal  ReliefWeb

Scientific Impact Evaluation Reveals Power of Peer-to-Peer Video Campaign in West Africa. Geneva – A new report by the International Organization for ...


Food security: Senegal to receive $22 million payout for drought  Standard Digital

[File, Reuters] Senegal will receive a minimum payout of US$22m from African Risk Capacity Insurance Limited (ARC Ltd) to cover losses from crop failure ...


SENEGAL: Open training for women in the energy sector  AFRIK 21

The Regional Centre for African Leadership (CRL-Yali Dakar), in partnership with Power Africa, is offering four weeks of intensive training for women working in ...


Discover Oussouye, an animist kingdom in Senegal  Daily Sabah

Dating back centuries, the Kingdom of Oussouye in southern Senegal's Casamance region sustains its traditional existence today. The kingdom is ruled by...


Jordan grab first-ever win at FIBA World Cup, beating Senegal 79-77 - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

SHANGHAI, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) -- Dar Tucker posted a game-high 34 points, 11 rebounds, helping Jordan grab their first-ever win after beating Senegal 79-77 ...


Can a 4,815-Mile Wall of Trees Help Curb Climate Change in Africa?  TIME

An $8 billion project is designed to reforest 247 million acres of degraded land across the width of Africa. Will it work?


Emerging Senegal  International Cement Review

Senegal, home to one of west Africa's largest cement industries, is a nation on the rise. Long-term political stability has resulted in sustained econo...


Canada gets first World Cup win with victory over Senegal  Toronto Star

It was a tidy win, a couple or four days late of course, but tidy nonetheless. Canada finally got a win at the FIBA World Cup today – its first since 2002 in ...


MainOne subsea cable lands in Senegal  Capacity Media

MainOne confirms the landing of its subsea cable in Senegal, marking the first of two branch extension cables.


Lithuania scores 101 points in rout over Senegal  Indy Cornrows

Lithuania established a 9-point lead with just over two minutes played and basically never looked back, routing Senegal 101-47 in Group H play with seven ...


Preview: Zamalek in new-found optimism as they face Senegal's Generation Foot - Egyptian Football - Sports  Ahram Online

Egypt's Zamalek continue their African Champions League campaign away to Senegal's Generation Foot on Saturday with a new-found optimism after making a ...


Turkish steel giant to establish economic zone in Senegal  Daily Sabah

Known for its investments on the African continent, particularly in Algeria, Tosyalı Holding, one of the world's leading steel producers with plants on...


I respect Senegal's Generation Foot, says Zamalek boss Micho ahead of away game - World - Sports  Ahram Online

Zamalek coach Milutin “Micho” Sredojevic has said that his team will not underestimate Senegal's Generation Foot who the Cairo giants are scheduled to face ...


Senegal goalkeeper Alfred Gomis leaves Italy for Djion  BBC Sport

Senegal goalkeeper Alfred Gomis leaves Italy's SPAL for to join French side Djion.


Student Direct Stream: Senegal and Morocco students can now apply  Study International News

The Student Direct Stream is a fast-track programme for international students from select countries to apply for their study permits. Previously, residents of five ...


MIGA supports solar power generation in Senegal  Africa Global Funds

MIGA, a member of the World Bank Group, has issued €6.9m in guarantees to support the construction, interconnection, operation and maintenance of two solar ...


Canada is making it easier for Senegal and Morocco students to come and study  Canada Immigration News

Students from Senegal and Morocco who wish to study in Canada will soon have access to a fast-track study permit processing program.


Canada Wants More Students from Morocco, Senegal  Morocco World News

Rabat – In a bid to benefit more from skilled migrants, while consolidating its reputation for easing socio-professional integration for migrants, Canada is ...


Senegal: Where local soap operas outshine foreign telenovelas  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 11.09.2019 at 18h21 by APA News. Share. In recent years, Senegalese television series have managed a tremendous leap, casting a shadow on ...


Cory Joseph Leads Canada to 82-60 Win over Senegal in 2019 FIBA World Cup  Bleacher Report

Canada finished their Group H campaign at the 2019 FIBA World Cup on a high note on Thursday, beating Senegal 82-60. Cory Joseph led the way with 24 ...


LONELY BATTLE: Senegal restaurateur fights the plastic tide  News24

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 ...


Senegalese villagers forced to use crane to cross river after flood  FRANCE 24

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Dallas Mavericks: Maxi Kleber helps Germany defeat Senegal  The Smoking Cuban

Dallas Mavericks forward Maxi Kleber had 12 points in Germany's win over Senegal on Sept. 7. See his must-see highlight here.


World Bank guarantees 60 MW of solar projects in Senegal  Renewables Now

September 12 (Renewables Now) - The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), part of the World Bank Group, has issued guarantees of EUR 6.9 ...


African Risk Capacity to pay Senegal $22m after drought triggers policy  Artemis.bm

The African Risk Capacity (ARC) is set to pay the Government of Senegal $22 million after drought triggered the countries parametric insurance policy.


Senegal field date in diary  Upstream Online

Cairn Energy has reaffirmed its intention with partners to reach a final investment decision on the flagship SNE development off Senegal before the end of this.


How Senegal is turning an invasive plant into 'green gold'  Reuters.com

An invasive plant that has destroyed crops in Senegal and Mauritania is now being used to produce clean energy but the country needs to go further to extract ...


Germany edges Senegal 89-78 in FIBA World Cup classification - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

SHANGHAI, Sept. 7 (Xinhua) -- NBA players Daniel Theis, Dennis Schroder, and Maximilian Kleber together added 50 points in Germany's 89-78 victory over ...


Stony Brook gallery showcases Senegal artists  Newsday

Museum-goers expect to find labels identifying the artist, title and media of the works on view. What visitors to Stony Brook University's Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery ...


The 600 film premiered in Senegal as Rwandans celebrate liberation  The New Times

Rwandans in Senegal were on Friday joined by diplomats and friends of Rwanda at the African Renaissance Museum to mark the 25th anniversary of the ...


Canada vs. Senegal: Odds, Time, Live Stream for 2019 FIBA World Cup  Bleacher Report

After dropping its first two games at the FIBA World Cup, the Canadian men's national basketball team won't be earning one of the seven Olympic berths up for ...


Former FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf passes away  Africanews English

Senegalese politician and diplomat Jacques Diouf, who was Director-General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) from 1994 to the ...


PM Modi Holds Bilateral Talks With Senegal President In France  NDTV News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held wide-ranging talks with Senegal President Macky Sall here and the two leaders discussed ways to strengthen ...


Senegal: Ashura celebration with hints of paganism  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 09.09.2019 at 19h21 by APA News. Share. The Muslim community in Senegal celebrate Ashura, also known locally as “Tamxarit” a feast which ...


Senegal: Strength In Diversity  Global Finance

Senegal enjoys a broad range of economic drivers, political stability and a long-range development plan designed to appeal to foreign investors.


MAURITANIA/SENEGAL : Exclusive: Kosmos sells to United Arab Emirate firm  Africa Intelligence

As we revealed (AEI 836), Kosmos Energy had wanted to shed a large portion of its shares in the Senegalese.


Senegal school reverses headscarf ban after outcry  BusinessGhana

A Catholic school in Dakar will allow Muslim-students to wear a headscarf after an attempted ban provoked an outcry in the Senegalese...


Senegal deal adds to What More's global footprint  Lancashire Business View

Burnley-based plastics manufacturer What More UK is now exporting to Senegal, representing its 73rd export market.


Jhornan Zamora, Venezuela beat Senegal  Eurohoops

By Stefan Djordjevic/ [email protected] Venezuela went ahead in double-digits (23-12) after ten minutes and kept the control until the end for an 81-74 win ...


Senegal commits to renewable energy  Africa Oil & Power

Oil and gas discoveries in 2014 and 2016 have brought attention to Senegal's potential.


PT WIKA inks agreement to construct US$250-million tower in Senegal  ANTARA

Indonesian state-owned construction company PT Wijaya Karya (WIKA) has entered into a framework agreement with the Senegalese government to construct ...


El Hadji Diouf rooting for Mane and Salah  FIFA.com

George Weah is the sole African winner of FIFA's top individual prize; Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah now hope to match his feat; Both players have the ...


The FAR side of Coleman's Senegal spat  The Australian Financial Review

Through three years of sparring with Woodside Petroleum after it became FAR Limited's partner in oil development in Senegal, the junior's chief executive Cath ...


MainOne to Land in Senegal, Cote d'Ivoire This Year  SubTel Forum

MainOne has confirmed the scheduled landing of the MainOne submarine cable systems in Senegal in September and Cote d'Ivoire in October.


OPINION: Sall needs steady hand to keep Senegal on course  Upstream Online

OPINION: Senegal President Macky Sall will spend the last week of August on vacation in France, reflecting on the myriad challenges facing his country as it cat.


PV waste: 28 tons collected in Panama and Senegal  pv magazine International

The PV Cycle Association collects and recycles PV waste. Having treated more than 30000 tons since its creation, it estimates 150000 tons of PV modules will ...


Turkish steel giant Tosyali gives a boost to Senegal's economy  Eurasia Times

Turkish steel giant Tosyali – one of the world's largest steel producers – has announced a major new project in Senegal: the creation of a special economic zone ...


Next up, Senegal: Boomers look to keep winning come Tuesday  The Pick and Roll

We take an in-depth look at Australia's upcoming FIBA World Cup match against Senegal.


First boatloads of Dutch onions waiting in Senegal's harbor for the market to open  FreshPlaza.com

FreshPlaza, portal for the *fresh* produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatching, and photo reports.


Turkey's Tosyalı Holding to launch economic zone in Senegal  The North Africa Post

Tosyali Holding, one of the world's leading steel giants, has announced it will open an economic zone in Senegal, the second African country to offer investment ...


Chesser Resources has high grade gold discovery at Diamba Sud project in Senegal  Proactive Investors Australia

Chesser Resources (ASX: CHZ) Managing Director Mike Brown joined Steve Darling from Proactive Vancouver to discuss their project in Senegal. Chesser ...


Ousmane Dembele's Agent Denies He Flew to Senegal After Barcelona Defeat  Bleacher Report

Ousmane Dembele's agent, Moussa Sissoko, has denied reports the French forward flew to Senegal after Barcelona's 1-0 La Liga defeat to Athletic Bilbao on ...


Maurice Ndour, Senegal dominate Puerto Rico  Eurohoops

By Stefan Djordjevic/ [email protected] Maurice Ndour banked 14 points as Senegal put on a furious second half and recorded a 90-61 win over Puerto Rico ...


Work in Africa comes from the heart for Mavericks' DJ Poizon Ivy – The Official Home of the  Mavs.com

Passion is a common denominator for successful people in any business. And it's especially important for those in the entertainment world. That passion is what ...


Senegal rights groups decry jail conditions after deaths  Times Now

Rights activists on Thursday decried overcrowding and outmoded conditions in Senegal's jails after two inmates lost their lives in the main prison in the capital ...


Gambian Soldiers Deployed For VIP Training In Senegal  Foroyaa online

Soldiers of the Gambia Armed Forces have been deployed to go for a VIP- and Presidential protection training in Senegal. A farewell ceremony was held at the ...


Malkia Strikers storm into Africa Games semis - Capital Sports  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 26 - The national women's volleyball team Malkia Strikers continued with their impressive performance in the ongoing Africa Games in Get ...


IDOM Alioune Diop University Teaching and Research Unit Senegal  Floornature.com

In Senegal the Spanish firm IDOM has designed an extension for Alioune Diop University drawing inspiration from the natural surroundings and using ...


Boomers survive almighty World Cup scare from Senegal to edge towards next round  The West Australian

Senegal copped a 54-point hammering from Lithuania on Sunday but were all over the Boomers in the first half in Dongguan, China on Tuesday as they built a ...


Nathan Sobey's Boomers score hard fought win over Senegal at FIBA World Cup  Warrnambool Standard

A close shave meant Warrnambool's Nathan Sobey failed to grab FIBA World Cup minutes in Australia's close victory over Senegal on Tuesday night.


Senegal names 12-man squad for FIBA World Cup  Eurohoops

By Eurohoops team / [email protected] The Senegalese National Team released its final 12-man roster that will head to China for this summer's FIBA World ...


Ottawa makes it easier for students from Morocco and Senegal to study in Canada  Radio Canada International (en)

In an effort to attract more French-speaking students and future skilled immigrants to Canada, the federal government is extending a program designed to ...


D’Tigress trash Senegal to win fourth AfroBasket title  The Punch

The Nigeria women national basketball team, D'Tigress on Sunday defeated hosts Senegal in the final of the FIBA Women's AfroBasket to win their fourth ...


Melrose resident begins Peace Corps service in Senegal  Wicked Local

Emily McCarthy, 22, of Melrose, Massachusetts, has been accepted into the Peace Corps in Senegal and will depart in September to begin training as an ...


Photos: A Senegal restaurateur’s lonely fight against the plastic tide  Hindustan Times

Dakar, Senegal's capital, is asphyxiated by pollution and waste products. Having grown up in the city, Babacar Thiaw, a management professional by training, ...


Champions D’Tigress battle Senegal for fourth AfroBasket final  The Punch

Kelvin Ekerete. D'Tigress will be gunning for their fourth continental title when they face hosts Senegal in the final of the 2019 Women's Afrobasket on Sunday ...


Africa: Uganda's Dr. Emma Naluyima and Senegal's Baba Dioum Share 2019 Africa Food Prize  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Uganda's Dr. Emma Naluyima and Senegal's Baba Dioum have been honoured with the prestigious 2019 Africa Food Prize for their commendable effort in ...


The story behind Sadio Mane's first picture after leaving Senegal for Metz  GIVEMESPORT

Sadio Mane is one of the best players in world football. The former Southampton player enjoyed an incredible 2018/19 campaign, sharing the Premier League ...


Younousse Sankhare: Bordeaux suspends Senegal midfielder  Goal.com

Ligue 1 club Bordeaux have suspended Younousse Sankhare for a week, for no official reason.


AFRAA receives Safarilink, Air Djibouti, Air Senegal, Uganda Airlines as members | Aviation  Logistics Update Africa

AFRAA has welcomed four new member airlines – Safarilink, a safari airline from Kenya; Air Djibouti, Djibouti; Air Senegal, Senegal; and Uganda National ...


Celtic and Rangers 'both in contention' to sign Senegal international Moussa Konate  The Scotsman

Celtic and Rangers are both in contention to sign Amiens forward Moussa Konate, according to reports in France.


Senegal: Surfer Launches Dakar's First Zero-Waste Restaurant  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Plastic bags, bottles, cigarette butts and other debris lap against the shore of Virage Beach in northwest Dakar, Senegal. Workers from beachside restaurants ...


Numbers explain why Gilas PH finished dead last in 2019 FIBA World Cup  ABS-CBN News

Gilas Pilipinas placed last in the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China. These numbers explain why.


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