Senegal Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Regional leaders meet Burkina interim leaderRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | UAport

    Ouagadougou Presidents Macky Sall of Senegal, Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria and John Mahama of Ghana, who travelled to Ouagadougou on Wednesday morning had met Burkina Fasos interim leader Lieutenant- colonel Yacouba Isaac Zida, in the aftermath of Blaise Compaores resignation.

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  2. Burkina talks agree transition to last a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... transition government to be installed in a matter of days. Mahama and his Nigerian counterpart Goodluck Jonathan and Senegal President Macky Sall travelled to Ouagadougou to mediate the talks and press for a swift handover of power back to ...

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  3. West African bloc presses Burkina for civilian leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Reuters

    ... key allies in the region. The ECOWAS troika, which also included Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan and Macky Sall of Senegal, had earlier said it expected the transition period to last up to one year, maintaining a November 2015 date for presidential ...

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  4. WHO's next Africa chief is electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Chilliwack Times

    ... centres that Britain plans to build. Clarence Roy-Macaulay in Freetown, Sierra Leone and Sarah DiLorenzo in Dakar, Senegal contributed to this report. Cheng reported from London. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ...

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  5. ECOWAS presses Burkina Faso on civilian ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    The presidents of Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal have urged Burkina Faso to appoint a transitional government to guide the country to elections next year following the overthrow of longtime ruler Blaise Compaore last week. On Wednesday, Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama led the delegation from the West African bloc ECOWAS to help Burkina Faso plot a path to a civilian-led transition after the military named a senior army officer as head of state on Saturday.

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  6. Burkina Faso: UN chief calls for country's quick return to democratic processRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | United Nations

    ... undertaken by President John Mahama of Ghana, President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria and President Macky Sall of Senegal, who arrived in the Burkinabe capital today to join mediation efforts by the joint UN, African Union and ECOWAS delegation. "The ...

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  7. African presidents visit Burkina Faso to press military to return to civilian ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Three west African leaders arrived in Burkina Faso on November 5 to pressure the country's army into keeping its promise of a speedy handover of power to a civilian government following the fall of president Blaise Compaore. The presidents of Nigeria, Ghana and Senegal flew into Ouagadougou to press the issue, after Canada suspended its aid to the impoverished West African nation and other nations considered similar moves.

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  8. Burkina Faso: Army Under Pressure to Hand Over PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Zida, whom the army named as Burkina Faso's interim leader on Saturday, and went on to meet other political leaders. Senegal's President Macky Sall, Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan and Ghana's John Dramani Mahama, who holds Ecowas's revolving presidency ...

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  9. Mahama heads to Burkina Faso to meet soldiers after military takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    ... of the constitution of Burkina Faso. President Mahama has invited two of his colleagues, President Macky Sall of Senegal and President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria to join him on the Mission to Burkina Faso today. ECOWAS has assured Burkina Faso of ...

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  10. Thousands break Ebola quarantine to find foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... who are under quarantine or being treated for Ebola, said Alexis Masciarelli, a spokesman for the agency in Dakar, Senegal. The distribution of food has been difficult, he said, since it has required bringing food to remote areas by poor roads. He ...

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  11. Africa leaders in Burkina for talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The presidents of Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal are to visit Burkina Faso to press the military for a speedy handover of power to a civilian ruler. The African Union says the army acted unconstitutionally when it took over after President Blaise Compaore was forced to resign on Friday.

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  12. ECOWAS chairman leaves for Burkina Faso The ECOWAS delegation will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    Ghanaian President and Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States John Mahama left Ghana on Wednesday for Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou to help mediate an ongoing crisis in the neighboring country. Mahama will be accompanied during the visit by fellow ECOWAS leaders President Macky Sall of Senegal and President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria.

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  13. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... said he will also report the violation to U.S. District Court Judge Frank Whitney, who on Oct. 14 sentenced DAKAR, Senegal-A group of aid agencies says that thousands of people in Sierra Leone are being forced to violate Ebola quarantines to find ...

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  14. UN launches global campaign to end statelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    ... birth certificates, Guterres said. Around 30,000 stateless people of Mauritanian origin live in exile in Mali and Senegal, stripped of their nationality in 1989 and 1990 following ethnic discriminatory policies that caused them to flee. "Being ...

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  15. GEJ, other ECOWAS leaders head to Ouagadougou for crisis talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Other members of the delegation of ECOWAS leaders are President Macky Sall of Senegal and President John Mahama of Ghana who is the current Chairman of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government. During their one-day visit to Ouagadougou, President Jonathan and his Ghanaian and Senegalese counterparts are expected to meet with Burkina Faso's interim Head of State, Lt.-Col.

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  16. WHO: Ebola decline in Liberia could be real trendRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... released from an Atlanta hospital Tuesday after tests showed she's virus-free, a hospital spokeswoman said. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - The rate of new Ebola infections in Liberia appears to be declining and could represent a real trend, the World Health ...

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  17. WHO: Ebola decline in Liberia could be real trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    ... the United Nations said on a trip to the West African countries hit by the outbreak. Photo: Abbas Dulleh, AP DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - The rate of new Ebola infections in Liberia appears to be declining and could represent a real trend, the World Health ...

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  18. Poll: 80 percent want Ebola quarantinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    A group of 30 U.S. military personnel, bound for Liberia to help in global efforts to fight the Ebola virus outbreak, board a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III at Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport in Dakar, Senegal, Oct. 19, 2014 in a picture provided by the U.S. military. President Obama is doing reasonably well on this whole Ebola thing -- at least on the public relations front -- but another new poll suggests Americans want him to take actions that he has resisted so far.

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  19. Nearly 25 million need food aid in SahelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | IRIN

    ... at the end of July, overall production is expected to be less than the five-year average in Guinea Bissau, Gambia, Senegal and Mauritania, according to WFP. CAR is also expected to have below-average food production this year due to ongoing civil ...

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  20. Sports briefs TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Purdue and Wake Forest. Fall has been playing basketball in the U.S. for only two years, but the native of Dakar, Senegal, quickly became a highly recruited player for his size and potential. American Pharoah, who was the early 2-1 favorite for the ...

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