Senegal Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Ebola Survivor: Faith And Oral Rehydration Salts Got Her ThroughRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... gave us a signal for Ebola - but was not a confirmatory test result. We had to send the remaining samples to Dakar [Senegal] where it was actually confirmed that he had the Zaire strain of the Ebola virus. By the time it was confirmed, he was ...


  2. Gunfire reported in Gambian capital as president awayRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 |

    ... involved in the fighting, according to witnesses who spoke on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisals. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Heavy gunfire rang out Tuesday near the presidential palace in the tiny West African nation of Gambia, residents said, ...


  3. Senegal court refuses to release former president's sonRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 |

    ... Air Transport Minister during his father's rule. He was put in jail in April of 2013, a year after his father lost Senegal's presidential elections in 2012. He is accused of amassing illicit gains amounting to hundreds of millions of dollars. He has ...


  4. Anger: Furious Demba Ba slams Senegal for AFCON snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 |

    Striker Demba Ba has expressed his anger after missing out on the 28-man Senegalese provisional squad for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations set for Equatoria Guinea from mid January to early February 2015. The former Chelsea and Newcastle United striker called for the national team coach Alain Giresse to explain why he was left out despite having scored 16 goals in 19 appearances for his current club so far this season.


  5. In Senegal, Imam Support Key to Success in Family Planning PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... In Dakar, bringing religious leaders into the discussion has been an important step to overcoming resistance. Senegal's population of more than 14 million people is 94 percent Muslim. So when the time came to tackle the issue of birth control as a ...


  6. International Migrants Bill of Rights Initiative Launches Global Network Based at Georgetown LawRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Media Newswire

    ... legal protections in individual countries. The IMBR's supporters have presented the initiative's work in Dakar, Senegal, and to the United Nations in Geneva and New York. 'It is exciting that the IMBR will now be more accessible to more migrants, ...


  7. Landslide win for George Weah in Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 |

    ... affected--- along with Bamako, Mali. Previous affected regions include: Lagos and Port Harcourt, Nigeria, Dakar, Senegal, and Madrid , Spain. The former soccer player is the only African to be named Fifa's (Federation International Football ...


  8. Ebola Orphans Challenge West African CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Big News

    ... is left all alone. Suddenly, you have a little boy on your hands," Brooks recalled last week from his base in Dakar, Senegal. He was struck by the situation's gravity: Decisions made that day could affect the child for the rest of his life. This ...


  9. US removes Gambia from trade agreementRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | KDWN

    ... from the trade agreement over human rights concerns related to that country's ongoing conflict, Kincaid said. DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Activists have praised the U.S. government's decision to remove Gambia from a trade agreement in response to human ...


  10. Nations Cup 2015: Congo coach Claude Le Roy trims provisional squad to 26 playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 |

    The veteran Frenchman has trimmed his squad as the 1972 champions prepare to head for their pre-tournament training camp in Senegal. Le Roy has decided not to consider Olympique Marseille's second-choice keeper Brice Samba who is yet to make up his mind whether to play for France or Congo.


  11. Senegal: Govt Officials Asked to Declare AssetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 |

    President Macky Sall of Senegal last night vowed to fight corruption in his country, calling on the Prime Minister, all cabinet ministers, and heads of parastatals to declare their assets latest 31 December 2014. They should fill forms of asset declaration and give them to the chairperson of the Anti-Corruption Commission, Nafy Ngom.


  12. Boyle, New Daughter Home for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WCAV

    "We are home," Boyle posted on Twitter Tuesday morning , along with a picture of the Cavaliers' women's basketball coach with her newly-adopted daughter Ngoty. Boyle had spent the past two weeks in Dakar, Senegal, finalizing two-year-old Ngoty's adoption.


  13. F/Eagles coach invites 30 players for AYCRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... Nwakali. The team has been drawn in a tough Group A of the 2015 African Youth Championship along with hosts Senegal, Congo and Cote d'Ivoire. The six-time African champions will then battle Congo On March 11, before playing Cote d'Ivoire on March 14 ...


  14. Cma CGM Updates European, African ServicesRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Marine News

    The CMA CGM Group announce the specialization of its EURAF 1 and EURAF 2 services to meet the needs of its African and European clients. Accordinng to the shipping company, the services will offer two weekly services from Europe and the Mediterranean to Africa instead of one; improved reliability and punctuality, with a new calls distribution between the different EURAF services; and strategic calls in Hamburg and London Gateway ports to Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast and Senegal, and 2 weekly calls in Antwerp.


  15. 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. ...


  16. 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 ...


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

    Dec 19, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


  18. .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.


  19. 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 ...


  20. 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.