Senegal Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Chad: Torture Detailed at TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... of emaciated prisoners released after Habr's fall. The trial comes as a special chamber in an appeal court in Dakar, Senegal, set up to hear the Habre case, wraps up its investigation into alleged crimes by the former dictator. That court, the ...

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  2. World briefs: OPEC lowering oil forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... for 85 percent of the gas it uses and for 100 percent of its nuclear fuel, according to U.S. officials. DAKAR, Senegal - Thousands of buildings were burned, damaged or destroyed in northern Nigerian towns in recent days when Boko Haram militants ...

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  3. Satellite images show ruin left by Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    This Satellite image taken on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015 and released by Amnesty International of the village of Doron Baga in north-eastern Nigeria, shows after it was allegedly attacked by members of the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram. DAKAR, Senegal>> Thousands of buildings were burned, damaged or destroyed in northern Nigerian towns in recent days when Boko Haram militants stormed through, using scorched-earth tactics against civilians, according to a new analysis of satellite images by human rights groups.

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  4. Rapping The News In West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    In Dakar, Senegal, two rappers going by the names Keyti and Xuman offer a summary of the week's news in hip-hop format.

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  5. Gambia CoupRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Isegoria

    Preparations began in August, when Mr Njie allegedly started recruiting men for his plan, according to a US criminal complaint. On December 3, a small group of about 10-12 men flew via South African Airways to Dakar in Senegal and from there they made their way overland to Gambia.

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  6. Senegal ex-president's son starts hunger strike over trial - lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Star Online

    The son of Senegal's former president Abdoulaye Wade has begun a hunger strike to protest at the conditions of his trial on corruption charges, one of his lawyers said on Thursday. Karim Wade, nicknamed "the minister of heaven and earth" during his father's government because he controlled five ministries, is accused of illegally amassing a fortune of 117 billion CFA francs .

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  7. Algeria: Senegalese President Visits OranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    President of the Republic of Senegal Macky Sall Wednesday began a visit to Oran, pat of his state visit to Algeria at the invitation of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika. The President of Senegal was welcomed upon his arrival at the international airport Ahmed Benbella by Minister for Maghreb and African Affairs Abdelkader Messahel and the Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi.

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  8. Algeria: Senegalese President's State Visit to Algeria - Boosting CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Algiers - President of Senegal, Macky Sall dubbed his state visit to Algeria "an opportunity for the two countries to boost their political and economic relations." During his four-day visit to Algeria, at the invitation of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the Senegalese president has had an intense activity in Algiers, Oran, Laghouat and Ouargla and expressed the willingness of the two countries to strengthen the legal framework of their cooperation.

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  9. Algeria: Algeria, Senegal Set to Expand Economic RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Algerian-Senegalese economic relations are set to improve with a view to enabling the two countries a win-win partnership and a more sustained trade, President of Senegal, Macky Sall said Wednesday in an interview to the Algerian Television. "Senegal and Algeria share African values, common religious values and beliefs as part of the African Union.

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  10. China in Africa: One among manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Economist

    ... based on state-to-state relations, with little appreciation of the gulf between African rulers and their people. In Senegal residents' organisations last year blocked a deal that would have handed a prime section of property in the centre of the ...

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  11. Kenya apology over Muhammad cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | BBC News

    A Kenyan newspaper has apologised for publishing Charlie Hebdo's cover, depicting Prophet Muhammad following an outcry from its Muslim readers. Meanwhile, a second Kenyan newspaper has published the satirical magazine's cover with an article which said it embodied press freedom.

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  12. Analyst: Senegal Ban of 'Charlie Hebdo' Distribution PoliticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Voice of America

    Senegal's government has reportedly banned the distribution of Wednesday's edition of the French satirical weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo and the daily Liberation . The Senegalese news agency, citing a statement from the interior ministry, said, "it is forbidden to distribute and disseminate, by any means, today's editions of the French magazine Charlie Hebdo and the French newspaper Liberation throughout the national territory".

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  13. More Than 10,000 Children, Teens in Senegal for Annual PilgrimageRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    More than 10,000 children and teens have gathered in Senegal for an annual pilgrimage aimed at promoting missionary service to disadvantaged children.

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  14. Hindrik WichersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Clifton Record Online

    ... fishing sloop. Between 1956 and 1982, Henk and Ria lived in Lagos; Port Harcourt, Nigeria; Accra, Ghana and Dakar, Senegal. On Henk's retirement, they first chose to live on a yacht in La Rague, France and San Remo, Italy before returning to ...

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  15. Sierra Leone urges safe burials to stem EbolaRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    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 want to give my family the permission to request a safe and dignified, medical burial for me."

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  16. A summary of the ships in port at Falmouth over the past week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2012 | Falmouth Packet

    ... sailed from Falmouth Bay OPL for Skagen, Denmark. Marshall Islands tanker Sea Force (8,539/06) arrived from Dakar, Senegal for bunkers in the Carrick Roads . Maltese bulker Pompano (88,853/06) arrived from Puerto Bolivar, Colombia for bunkers in ...

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  17. 2015 Dakar Rally updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The original Paris-Dakar rally raid event ran from France to Senegal. Since 2009, however, the grueling off road endurance event moved to South America, running from Argentina to Chile.

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  18. Discoveries From globalFEST 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... global music groups in the world converged for a moment of musical solidarity. They came from as far away as Senegal and as close as Texas for the annual globalFEST , one unforgettable night of rapturous dancing, musical meditation and kinship. As ...

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  19. Gambia: Senegal Issues Statement On Dec 30th Attack in GambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    According to State TV, the Government of Senegal has issued a press communiqu on the December 30th attack on State House, which reads as follows: "The Government of the Republic of Senegal strongly condemns the terrorist attack by a group of insurgents on the 30th of December 2014.

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  20. Steam Machine Turns Poop into Clean Drinking WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | LiveScience

    ... be transferred into the power grid. This self-sustaining machine will soon be launched in a pilot project in Dakar, Senegal, where Janicki engineers will study the Omniprocessor's operation in a real-world setting. Eventually Omniprocessors will be ...

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