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News on Senegal continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths

In this photo taken on Sunday, July 27, 2014, medical personnel work at the Doctors Without Borders facility in Kailahun, Sierra Leone where Dr. DAKAR, Senegal - The deadliest recorded Ebola outbreak surpassed 700 deaths across West Africa on Thursday as the World Health Organization announced dozens of new deaths reported in the last several days.

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5 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

Ex-Senegal leader's son starts corruption trial

A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.

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5 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Ex-Senegal leader's son starts corruption trial

A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.

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5 hrs ago | KAUZ

Ex-Senegal leader's son starts corruption trial

A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.

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7 hrs ago | BBC News

Row over Senegal corruption trial

He is making his first appearance before a special court on charges of embezzling about $238m , which he denies.

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10 hrs ago | Fiber Optics Online

Blackstone Backs Black Rhino To Invest In African Infrastructure And Power Development

Global asset management firm Blackstone today announced that it has partnered with Black Rhino, an African infrastructure development company, to identify, develop, finance, construct and operate large-scale infrastructure projects across Sub-Saharan Africa with a focus on the energy sector, including power generation, transmission, fuel storage ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Teranga Gold Corporation: June Quarter Report

For a full explanation of Financial, Operating, Exploration and Development results please see the Interim Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements as at and for the period ended June 30, 2014 and the associated Management's Discussion & Analysis at www.terangagold.com .

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West Australian

Insight - Mobile money grows in Africa but hurdles remain

IT technician Mansour Diagne is one of the lucky few in Senegal to have a bank account, but when he needs to pay some bills or transfer cash to his sisters on the other side of the crowded capital Dakar, he reaches for his mobile phone.

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SciDev.Net

Building a brighter future for African researchers

She first worked as an assistant lecturer at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology in Nairobi, before becoming a fully-fledged lecturer in the late 1990s.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Ebola plane travel scare has officials on edge

Health workers are scrambling to trace those who may have been exposed to the male traveler across West Africa, including flight attendants and fellow passengers.

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Related Topix: World News, Sierra Leone, Africa

AllAfrica.com

Chad: HissA ne HabrA Trial to Cost Fcfa 5.5 Billion

A Special African Court sitting in the Senegalese capital, Dakar, is getting set to begin the trial of the former Chadian President, Hissne Habr, over alleged human rights abuses committed during his rule from 1982 to 1990.

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This Week Community News

Resident returns from Peace Corps stint

Canal Winchester resident Karin Nordstrom spent the last two years in Senegal working to improve health care for local villagers.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Newswise

50 African Leaders Coming to White House Summit: GW Experts Available for Analysis

The White House will host 50 heads of state from African nations next week as part of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit , Aug. 4-6.

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Daily Reporter

New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare

No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a plane in Liberia, had a layover in Togo and then arrived in Nigeria where authorities say he died days later from Ebola, one of the world's deadliest diseases.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bloomberg

Ebola Kills Liberian in Nigeria's First Case in Megacity Lagos

The Ebola virus claimed its first victim in Nigeria as a Liberian man died from the hemorrhagic fever in Lagos, the country's commercial capital and sub-Saharan Africa 's largest city.

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The New Zealand Herald

Israel agrees to 12 hour ceasefire

People hold signs reading 'Free Palestine' during a rally protesting Israel's continued military intervention Gaza in Dakar, Senegal.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Barnstable Patriot

Gallery helps to build a bridge

What do you do when you've graduated from high school, but aren't quite ready to head off to college after the summer is through? Many students are opting to take a gap year in which they travel, pursue further schooling, or, in the case of Christopher Wingard, participate in Global Citizen Year, which immerses student fellows in developing ... (more)

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Newsday

Senegal's cattle rustlers challenged

"This is our concern. When it comes to raising cattle it's our job, when you're born you see your father doing it, it represents everything to us."

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Canada.com

Editorial: Canada in the world

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.

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Hispanic Business

Clifford Chance advises on the Republic of Senegal's inaugural CFA100 billion Sukuk issuance

The Sukuk was structured as an amortising Sukuk al-ijara whereby the granted a 99 year usufruct over certain of its assets and agreed to lease them back in return for making rental payments to investors.

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