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Youssou N’Dour injured during Senegal rally

Spokespeople for music icon and opposition activist Youssou N'Dour say the artist was hit by a projectile at the scene of a banned rally in Dakar.

Opposition unites against third term for Wade

Opposition candidates in Senegal's upcoming election pledged a new round of protests aimed at stopping President Abdoulaye Wade from running.

Fans, Romans, countrymen: Lend me your votes

Singer Youssou N'Dour has announced his presidential bid, and joins a long list of celebrities with lofty political ambitions.

Song and dance over Youssou N’Dour’s presidential run

Senegal's world-renowned singer Youssou N'Dour has announced his running for presidency against the West African country's incumbent Adboulaye Wade.

Youssou N’Dour tunes up for political arena

Youssou N'Dour is putting his music career on hold so he can enter politics ahead of the presidential elections in his native Senegal next year.

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