Senegal Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Athletics Senegal: International meeting of Dakar canceled due to lack of infrastructureRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 |

    ... which for nearly 20 years, is the place hosting this international event. The largest sports infrastructure of Senegal is being rebuilt, for three months, after being closed due to a full year ban. A renovation that should be completed next August ...


  2. Summit combats Boko Haram funds, arms, trainingRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | KDWN

    ... with the governments concerned were the impetus for the summit. Associated Press writers Krista Larson in Dakar, Senegal, Michelle Faul in Lagos, Nigeria, and Haruna Umar in Maiduguri, Nigeria contributed. PARIS (AP) - Boko Haram has ample funds, ...


  3. 'Pakistan yet to meet MDGs'Read the original story

    May 17, 2014 | The Nation

    ... and improving basic education facilities for all children as a basic human right. The Dakar Framework of Action (Senegal, 2000) once again recognised literacy as a priority issue and set a number of goals to be achieved by 2015. The Dakar Framework ...


  4. 'Bring Back Our Girls' protest in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Vanguard

    Members of some 20 civil society organisations in Senegal marched in Dakar on Saturday to demand the release of the girls abducted on April 14 by the Islamic sect, Boko Haram, in northern Nigeria.


  5. Western Union Teams Up with Patrick Vieira to Announce Support for...Read the original story

    May 16, 2014 |

    Patrick Vieira today visited a UNICEF-supported school, PAH-U7, in Dakar, the capital of Senegal, during a visit to the country to lend his support to the Western Union PASS initiative.


  6. Patrick Vieira takes trip to Senegal to check up on UNICEF-supported school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... for the PASS initiative, which helps under-privileged children get the education they require. Having grown up in Senegal, Vieira is fully behind the UNICEF-supported project and was happy to have a kick about with the kids. 'Football was my ticket ...


  7. Arik Air Continues To Distinguish Itself in Airline SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | NewsOne

    ... bar lounge (pictured below left). By 2009, Arik Air expanded service on the continent from Lagos to Sierra Leone, Senegal, Ghana, Liberia, and the Gambia and also holds the distinction of being the only nonstop flight between New York and Nigeria. ...


  8. EU defends fishing agreement with SenegalRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | The Star Online

    The European Union said a new agreement with Senegal that limits the amount of tuna and black hake that EU vessels can catch there was a good deal for the country, in the face of criticism from local fishermen who said their rights were being ignored.


  9. Senegal police seize ton of marijuanaRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | News24

    ... in 21 woven fibre bags [weighing] a total of one tonne and 10kg" the Senegalese Press Agency reported, citing Senegal's anti-drug trafficking unit Ocrtis. Agents made the discovery on Monday near Dakar, the report said, arresting a resident of ...


  10. After WEFA SuccessRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... huge unexplored market that matters, no matter its challenges. President Goodluck Jonathan, President Macky Sall of Senegal, President Paul Kagame of Rwanda and President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, backed by a battery of African technocrats, stood ...


  11. 16th PLA naval escort squad starts 3-day visit in Dakar, SenegalRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    A visiting Chinese fleet of the 16th naval escort squad sent by the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy arrives in Dakar, capital of Senegal, May 14, 2014.


  12. Senegal police seize more than a tonne of marijuana in drug raidRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... 21 woven fibre bags (weighing) a total of one tonne and 10 kilogrammes" the Senegalese Press Agency reported, citing Senegal's anti-drug trafficking unit Ocrtis. Agents made the discovery on Monday near Dakar, the report said, arresting a resident ...


  13. Taking on the 2014 DakarRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Four Wheeler

    ... into action, and the next year the inaugural Paris-Dakar Rally was held. Running from Paris, France, to Dakar, Senegal, it wasn't any typical rally, but rather the longest in the world-just over 6,000 miles. The crazy notion of racing for over two ...


  14. Zgoda: Wolves brass headed to Chicago for pre-draft combineRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... there. Yao Ming will make a one-day appearance as well. Also, Wolves center Gorgui Dieng currently is back home in Senegal, where this weekend he's building a community court and holding his own two-day youth camp in Kebemer, a city about 110 miles ...


  15. Fishermen condemn European feeding...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Suria

    For years European trawlers have plied Senegal's abundant waters without permission, removing thousands of tonnes of fish without contributing a dollar to the local economy.


  16. Liberia: What Is Stalling Ganta-Yekepa Road Project?Read the original story

    May 12, 2014 |

    At the CSE site in the Sierra Leone District of Kissy, several caterpillar trucks bound for Liberia sit on a stretch of space, awaiting finalization of details that would pave the way for the company which has left its marks in Burkina Faso, Mali, The Gambia, Senegal, Niger, Nigeria, Benin and most recently in next-door Guinea and Sierra Leone, to ... (more)


  17. Alwaleed, Senegalese envoy discuss investmentsRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    The meeting began as the ambassador thanked Prince Alwaleed for giving him the opportunity to meet with him as it is the first meeting for the envoy with Prince Alwaleed since he took up post as ambassador of Senegal to Saudi Arabia.


  18. Strange news: Elhadji Tacko Fall is taller than everyone in the NBARead the original story

    May 12, 2014 |

    ... an understanding amongst basketball players and coaches: "You can't teach size." Fall moved to the U.S. from Dakar, Senegal in 2012 to pursue his basketball dreams. Strangely enough, he had never played basketball until he moved to the States. Taco ...


  19. Extremist Islam is scared of little girlsRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... response to all this can be characterized in a word: outrage. Protests and calls for action have risen from Dakar, Senegal to Los Angeles to Washington to London. A cross section of luminaries -- Secretary of State John Kerry, singer Mary J. Blige, ...


  20. West Africa: French Defence Minister Le Drian in Senegal to Boost West Africa Anti-Terror EffortsRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 |

    ... found several hundred tonnes of weapons, more than were needed for the armed Islamists' there, Le Drian claimed. Senegal has upped its contribution to the UN force in Mali, Minusma, from 590 to 800 over the last three weeks but has been reluctant to ...