Africanews (press release)Senegal reopens border with GambiaAfricanews (press release)After 3 months of a blockade imposed by Senegalese transporters, the Senegal-Gambia border has been re-opened. Dispute arose after Gambian authorities in February slapped a one hundred fold hike on fees for trucks entering the country, forcing ...Senegal-Gambia border reopensNews24Gambia: Senegal Detains GRT
Haemorrhagic fever syndrome – South SudanWorld Health OrganizationSamples of 33 patients were shipped to WHO collaborating centres in Uganda (Uganda Virus Research Institute), Senegal (Institut Pasteur of Dakar) and South Africa (National Institute for Communicable Diseases). The samples were tested by plaque ...
Freedom NewspaperGas offshore Senegal! Does it mean the end of Jammeh's Dictatorship in the Gambia?Freedom NewspaperThe Gambia as a nation sandwiched into Senegal is an undeniable evidence of our inseparable destiny. A pursuit of prosperity and happiness for one is explicitly dependent on the inclusion of the other. Senegal's announcement of what is presumed to be ...and more »
euronewsGrowing for growth: Senegal bets big on agricultureeuronews“In Senegal there's a saying, 'If agriculture is ok, then everything's ok'. Well, in the last two years we have had record harvests. Agriculture is the country's primary natural resource, and in Senegal it is constantly modernising,” says euronews ...
AfricaNewsGambia-Senegal border remains closed as diplomatic row continuesAfricaNewsThe Senegal-Gambia border remained closed despite a meeting in Dakar between foreign Ministers of both countries on Sunday, as they sought to end the diplomatic stand-off that has lasted three months now. Gambian foreign minister Nene McDouall-Geye ...Gambia: Gambia-Senegal Border: The Crisis Is Far From Over!
Freedom NewspaperGambia, Senegal hold border blockade talksReliefwebSenegal and The Gambia will hold talks on Sunday aimed at ending a three-month border blockade that has created shortages of essential daily items on both sides of the frontier. Gambian authorities slapped a hundred-fold hike on fees for trucks ...Gambia: Gambia-Senegal Border Crisis- Jammeh Concedes Defeat- The Meeting Will Be He
Freedom NewspaperGambia: Gambia-Senegal Border Negotiations Stalled!Freedom NewspaperWhile the border between Senegal and Gambia remained closed for traffic and trade, the impending negotiations to open up the borders between the two countries are now stalled. The Gambian delegation under instructions from Yaya Jammeh is refusing to ...and more »
New York TimesSuicide Bomber Kills at Least 6 in Northeastern NigeriaNew York TimesA paramilitary officer arrived at the scene of a suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri, Nigeria, on Thursday. Credit Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. DAKAR, Senegal — A suicide bomber who was stopped from entering a government compound killed at ...Nigeria: Suicide bomb at state offices kills 7 in northeastU
AfricaNewsSenegal's child beggars show limits of 'apptivism'Phys.OrgBut Mamadou is different from an estimated 30,000 boys who share his plight in Senegal. He is made of pixels, a virtual urchin created for mobile screens by app developer Ousseynou Khadim Beye. Arcade-style gaming app Cross Dakar City was launched a ...Senegal's digital App fails to reduce child beggingAfricaN
Senegal's Biggest Art Biennial Returns With Contemporary ExhibitsNPRMay 8, 20167:57 AM ET. Heard on Weekend Edition Sunday · Ofeibea Quist-Arcton. African artists are convening in Dakar, Senegal for the Dak'Art biennale. The month-long event showcases the latest developments in visual arts. Facebook; Twitter. Google+.