Senegal Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Libya: African Leaders Demand Action in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... go destroy Libyan terrorism ... Only NATO has the means." Presidents Ibrahim Boubacar Keta of Mali and Macky Sall of Senegal confirmed that the threat to the Sahel region from jihadism and cross-border trafficking emanated from the south of Libya. ...

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  2. Safe burial practices urged to stop Ebola in Sierra LeoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | SFGate

    ... measures to clamp down on traditional burials in Sierra Leone, where Ebola is now spreading fastest. DAKAR, Senegal - The radio announcement is chilling and blunt: "If I die, I want the deaths to stop with me." Dr. Desmond Williams continues: "I ...

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  3. Africa: U-20 Soccer Championship Draw FinalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    COSAFA duo, South Africa and Zambia have been drawn together for the Orange Africa U-20 Championship Senegal 2015 that runs 8-22 March. The only two teams from Southern Africa were housed together in Group B alongside Ghana and Mali during the draw of the championship held on Sunday, 21 December 2014 in Cairo, Egypt.

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  4. Phylogeny of seven Bulinus species originating from endemic areas in...Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | BioMed Central

    Institute of Neuroepidemiology and Tropical Parasitology INSERM UMR 1094, Faculties of Medicine and Pharmacy, 2 Docteur Raymond Marcland Street, Limoges, 87025, France Institute of Research for Development, URMITE, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, International Campus of Han, IRD B.P, Dakar, 1386, Senegal BackgroundSnails species belonging to the genus Bulinus serve as intermediate host for flukes belonging to the genus Schistosoma . Despite its importance in the transmission of these parasites, the evolutionary history of this genus is still obscure.

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  5. Ghana handed tough draw to face South Africa, Mali and Zambia for Africa U20 ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana has been handed a tough group at the 2015 Africa Youth Championship after they were drawn to face South Africa, Mali and Zambia in the group stage. The Black Satellites will play the three countries noted for their excellent youth players at the tournament to be hosted by Senegal next year.

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  6. Draws for U-20 and U-17 finals are madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | BBC News

    The draws for the 2015 African U-20 and U-17 finals were made by the Confederation of African Football in Cairo on Sunday. The Africa U-20 Championship will take place in Senegal from 8-22 March, with Niger hosting the U-17 tournament from 15 February to 1 March.

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  7. Is This A Goat Or A Sheep? It's Harder Than You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | WGBH

    ... thought it was a goat. Sure looked like a goat to the author of this post. It turns out to be a sheep, in Dakar, Senegal. So perhaps you noticed a post I wrote last weekend about how you know if your goat is happy . Yes, scientists do study that. ...

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  8. Burkina Faso: Military Embeds Itself in Transitional GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... important points of contestation in Africa of late: Abdoulaye Wade's highly controversial term extension in Senegal was rejected by citizens, who voted him out of power in 2012. In Burundi, President Pierre Nkurunziza's efforts to extend his term ...

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  9. Gopher Basketball adds 2 players to rosterRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Daily Gopher

    Head men's basketball coach Richard Pitino announced Thursday that freshman Gaston Diedhiou (Dakar, Senegal/Canarias Academy) has been admitted to the University of Minnesota and, effective immediately, has been added to the Golden Gophers roster. ...

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  10. Boko Haram Suspected In New Round Of Killing And KidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... The BBC said 33 had been killed and "about 200" kidnapped. NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton, reporting from Dakar, Senegal, says the attack occurred Sunday but that "news is only now beginning to filter through." She explains that information from the ...

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  11. Gambia: NRA, GFPA Ink D20.8 Millions HIV/Aids, Road Safety DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Bridge will facilitate overland traffic flow between the northern and southern parts of both The Gambia and Senegal, and West Africa as a whole. "The bridge is part of the Dakar-Gambia-Bissau-Conakry-Trans-West African Highway retained in the ECOWAS ...

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  12. .com | Gulf of Guinea: Africa's new pirate paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | News24

    A year after vowing to banish buccaneers from their waters, countries in the Gulf of Guinea - the new epicentre of piracy in Africa - are struggling to get their act together. The coastal area extending from Senegal to Angola has stolen the limelight from the Gulf of Aden on the piracy front.

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  13. Africa 'ready' to fight its own battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    ... that we plan to establish," Le Drian announced on Tuesday at a high-level gathering on African security in Dakar, Senegal. France's expanding military role on the continent, especially in West Africa and the Sahel, comes at a time when African ...

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  14. Diedhiou admitted to Minnesota, added to rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WKBT

    The Gophers made the announcement Thursday that the 6-foot-9, 240-pound Diedhiou has joined the team and will be immediately eligible to play. The native of Dakar, Senegal, was denied admission for the fall semester because of problems with the school's English proficiency exam.

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  15. How Uganda Tennis Association failed to live up to expectati......Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | New Vision

    ... Jordan Ubiergo proved to be good for Uganda's Duncan Mugabe , beating him 6-0, 5-7, 7-6(4) in the first round of the Senegal l F1 Futures tennis tournament in Dakar on Wednesday(this month) Not that Mugabe didn't put up a fight, judging by scores, ...

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  16. Israel's Fight Against Poverty in Africa; Embassy Inaugurates Farm in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    Learn about the up to the minute human rights and legal challenges facing Israel, while networking with other likeminded professionals and earning CLE credits in your jurisdictions - all at the same time An initiative of the Israeli embassy in Senegal recently led to the inauguration of a drip-irrigated vegetable farm in the city of Fatick earlier in December. Managed by a group of Senegalese women, the farm plot was established following a request made by the First Lady of Senegal, MariA me Faye Sall, to the Israeli Embassy.

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  17. Mali releases last Ebola patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    DAKAR, Senegal -- The last Ebola patient being treated in Mali has survived the disease and has been released, the Health Ministry said Friday, leaving no known cases in the West African country.

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  18. World Briefs: West Bank acid attack hikes tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... by sanctions over Ukraine, aims to boost defense sales and deepen its ties to friendlier nations in Asia. DAKAR, Senegal - Sierra Leone plans to ban parties and other festivities over the Christmas and New Year's holidays and to launch a "surge" to ...

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  19. Mali: Last known Ebola case has recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    DAKAR, Senegal - The last Ebola patient being treated in Mali has survived the disease and been released, the Health Ministry said Friday, leaving no known cases in the West African country.

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  20. Friday, December 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    1961 - Goa and two other Portuguese-controlled enclaves on India's west coast fall to forces of the Indian government. 1962 - Senegal's President Leopold Senghor takes charge of government in Dakar after ouster of the West African nation's premier.

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