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When in need, the embassy is a friend indeed
U.S. Embassy officers don't wear capes or silly tights, but on more than one occasion, they've come to Steve Nelson's rescue.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
AfDB Launches Country-Focused Development Effectiveness Review in Dakar
The first country-focused publication on was published in 2012. The Development Effectiveness Review 2013 for Senegal provides a comprehensive report on the Bank's performance in Senegal and tracks how Bank operations have contributed to the country's development results over the last five years.
Mali: ECOWAS Investment bank to finance eight projects in WAEMU countries
These are 7.5 billion CFAF for . The other projects are setting up of a pharmaceutical factory for the amount of 7 billion CFAF, and 7.65 billion CFAF to Kora will finance a factory that produces wheat flour and livestock feed for 1.65 billion CFAF, while Senegal will benefit from 7 billion CFAF for the phosphate mines of Matam by .
Senegal prime minister meets Qatari ambassador
DAKAR: HE the Prime Minister of Senegal Aminata Toure met with HE Qatar's Ambassador Saree bin Ali Al-Qahtani on the occasion of assuming his tour of duty in the country.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Senegal: Dakar Reaches Out to Finance Big Development Plans
Senegal's Minister of Budget Mouhamadou Mactar Cisse met with business representatives in Washington, D.C. last month to present the country's ambitious development plan and encourage new investment in the West African nation.
The Jewish Journal
Anti-Israel speakers and Jewish self-hatred
The global center of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is, when you think about it, South Africa.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Dialogue: Black Artists from South Africa and the United States Carry on a Half-Century Conversation
In the second decade of South African apartheid, a young black photographer named Ernest Cole took clandestine images that showed the brutality, despair, and utter senselessness of the National Party government's racial segregation laws.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Emirates News Agency
Fujairah Ruler receives Ambassadors and Consuls General
WAM FUJAIRAH, 3rd March, 2014 -- H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, today received Umej Singh Bhatia, Ambassador of the Republic of Singapore to the U.A.E. and Babakr Bah, Ambassador of the Republic of Senegal, who paid courtesy visit to Al Remailah Palace.
Ghana under-utilizing former Prez Kufuor - Spokesperson
Ex-President John Agyekum Kufuor's spokesperson, Frank Agyekum, has said the Ex-President is ever ready to serve Ghana, but the country is not taking advantage of his experience like other countries are.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Binghamton University Pipe Dream
Dartmouth curator talks biennial festival Dak'Art
Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi, the curator of African Art at the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College speaks about Dak'Art, a biennial festival of contemporary African art that showcases traditional and modern facets of African artistry.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Washington Post
To an American in need, U.S. Embassy is a friend indeed
U.S. embassy officers don't wear capes or silly tights, but on more than one occasion, they've come to Steve Nelson's rescue.
The Huffington Post
AP's Rukmini Callimachi Joins The New York Times
Rukmini Callimachi, the West Africa bureau chief for The Associated Press, is joining the New York Times, according to a staff memo obtained by The Huffington Post.
Performers share African culture with students, bust myths
Dancer Oumar Sanneh, center, accompanied on traditional African drums by Baye Balla Diouf, left, and Bara Mboup, performs for students at Appleton Village School Monday, Feb. 24. Sanneh said he had been dancing since he was 6 years old.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Huffington Post
Ruth Messinger: Men Stepping Up: Ben Horowitz, Demba Diawara and Our...
In the early days of the modern feminist movement in the 1970s, we used to make the case for women by reminding everyone that "women hold up half the sky" -- and therefore must have equal rights.
Europe-Africa airline seat capacity up less than 2% in March;...
Europe-Africa airline seat capacity up less than 2% in March; Moroccan markets growing fastest as Egypt faces uncertain future Vueling launched a weekly service between Barcelona and Dakar on 22 February.
Vueling adds Dakar to its route network
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Senegal President welcomed
President Macky Sall of Senegal arrived in Doha yesterday on an official visit. He and his delegation were welcomed at Doha International Airport by the Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage H E Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kuwari, Qatar's Ambassador to Senegal, Serayei bin Ali Al Qahtani, and Senegal's Ambassador to Qatar, Sheikh Tijani.
Investors pledge $7.8 billion to kick-start Senegal growth plans
Senegal secured pledges worth about $7.8 billion at a donor conference that began in Paris on Monday to help kick-start a development plan aimed at doubling economic growth rates over the next decade.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Top Chinese legislator meets Senegal president
Chinese top legislator Zhang Dejiang said here Friday that a stable healthy relationship between China and Senegal conforms with the fundamental interests of both countries and their people.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Artist Kehinde Wiley and 'the call of the avant-garde'
Kehinde Wiley came to Toronto for the opening of Kehinde Wiley: An Economy of Grace, a documentary at the Reel Artists Film Festival - and to sample some poutine.