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Diadie Ba

Diadie Ba

    Senegal President Sall fires PM after election loss
    Senegal President Sall fires PM after election loss
    Senegal's President Macky Sall sacked Prime Minister Aminata Toure on Friday after she failed to win a seat at local elections on Sunday, a...
    Wade admits defeat in Senegal election battle
    Wade admits defeat in Senegal election battle
    Senegal's long-serving leader Abdoulaye Wade admitted defeat in presidential elections on Sunday, congratulating his rival Macky Sall -- a move...
    Senegal newspaper raids deepen bitter media dispute
    Senegal newspaper raids deepen bitter media dispute
    Attackers ransacked the offices of two independent Senegalese newspapers at the weekend, editors said on Monday, deepening a bitter power struggle...
    Senegal ruling party calls for anti-media campaign
    Senegal ruling party calls for anti-media campaign
    Senegal's ruling party wants to crack down on media critical of the government by blocking advertising revenues, checking they pay their taxes and...
    Senegal seeks pressure for Chad-Sudan peace
    Senegal seeks pressure for Chad-Sudan peace
    Senegal wants the international community to guarantee a peace accord between Chad and Sudan to end years of conflict between the two feuding...
    Mugabe ready for dialogue with Britain
    Mugabe ready for dialogue with Britain
    Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, caught in a standoff with Britain which has cast a shadow over an European Union (EU)-Africa summit, said on...
    Senegal wants Africa to end Zim-UK row
    Senegal wants Africa to end Zim-UK row
    Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade said on Wednesday he would push to create a group of African leaders to resolve a stand-off between Zimbabwe...
    Senegal's Wade to mediate with Mugabe
    Senegal's Wade to mediate with Mugabe
    Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade will fly to Zimbabwe on Wednesday for talks with President Robert Mugabe in an attempt to resolve a row between...
    Senegal's Wade re-elected, warns opposition
    Senegal's Wade re-elected, warns opposition
    Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade comfortably won a second term in Sunday's election, results showed on Thursday, and he warned opposition...
    Wade claims re-election in Senegal poll
    Wade claims re-election in Senegal poll
    Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade has secured re-election by winning more than half of votes cast in Sunday's poll, government sources said on...