Weah Off to Senegal, Morocco, France
[Observer] President George Manneh Weah yesterday departed the country for Senegal, Morocco, and France respectively, according to an Executive Mansion release.
Morocco, Senegal Agree to Give New Impetus to Cooperation in Justice (Minister)
[MAP] Rabat -Morocco and Senegal agreed to give new impetus to bilateral cooperation in the field of justice, said, Thursday in Rabat, Justice minister, Mohamed Aujjar.
Wrestler Boy-Balla Delighted With Win in Senegal
[Foroyaa] Jabang-based Gambian wrestler Boy-Balla has voiced delight over his weekend win in Senegal.
Senegal's Rappers Continue to 'Cry From the Heart' for a More Just Society
[The Conversation Africa] American musicians were once integral to political activism. The 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is recognised as a seminal moment in American history and a triumph for nonviolent resistance. Harry Belafonte, then a 36-year-old superstar of music, television and film, was at the forefront, serving as a confidant to Martin Luther King and helping to bankroll the Black Freedom Movement. Today few American artists seem willing to take such an active role in political struggles.
Authorities Urged to Tackle Floods to Beat Crime
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] In the low-lying seafront city of Dakar in Senegal, floods are fast becoming a regular occurrence.
Makkassa Hoping for a Good Result in Dakar
[CAF] Egypt will have a completely new representative in the elite African club championship this term in debutants Misr Makkassa, who travel to Dakar this weekend as guests of Senegal champions, Generation Foot, in the first leg clash of the preliminary round.
Rihanna Makes it to Dakar, Despite 'Ban'
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The pair urged world leaders and donors to scale up support for schooling
Rihanna 'Not Welcome in Senegal' - Religious Groups
[allAfrica] Cape Town -Expected in Senegal on Friday, the singer has reportedly been told she is not welcome by 30 religious organizations part of a group called "No to Freemasonry and homosexuality". Some of its members suspect her of belonging to the Illuminati, according to Jeune Afrique.
Rihanna, Pres Macron to Promote Child Education in Senegal
[Capital FM] Robyn Rihanna Fenty commonly known by her middle name 'Rihanna' will be in Senegal on February 2, 2018, for the Global Partnership for Education Conference.Â The conference aimed at promoting children's education through her charity organization, The Clara Lionel Foundation will be hosted in Dakar, with various global decision-makers in attendance. During the trip, Riri is also set to meet school children in Senegal's capital, Dakar.
Protests Subside Following Shooting of Fisherman
[VOA] Calm has returned to the city of Saint-Louis in northern Senegal, following violent protests and the looting of shops belonging to Mauritanian nationals on Monday.
Air Peace Begins Flights to Freetown, Banjul, Dakar
[This Day] One of Nigeria's leading airlines, Air Peace has announced a new date for the launch of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The Gambia and Dakar in Senegal.