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Senegal clamps down on Quranic schools that exploit children Twelve-year-old Boubacar was picked up from the streets of Senegal's capital at night by police, along with dozens of other children, in the latest crackdown on begging. | 2 hours, 21 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lincoln, Nebraska
Boko Haram violence sparks 'children's crisis,' UN says DAKAR, Senegal (AP) Nearly half a million children in areas affected by Nigeria's Boko Haram insurgency could suffer from severe acute malnutrition this year, a figure that has more than doubled since the beginning of the year, the United Nations children
Yahoo! News | 19 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp refuses to get carried away by Sadio Mane Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is refusing to get carried away with the arrival of Sadio Mane after the Senegal international starred again in the 5-0 win over Burton in the EFL Cup.
Mail Online | Aug 24, 2016 08:46 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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An elephant in the room offshore Senegal Daniel J. GraeberMELBOURNE, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Further analysis of an oil field offshore Senegal confirms it may be an elephant, one with more than 100 million barrels of oil, Africa-focused FAR Ltd. said.
United Press International | Aug 23, 2016 10:44 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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What in the World: On Sundays in Senegal, Surf's Up for the Sheep Washing livestock in the Atlantic is a weekly tradition, even on the crowded beaches near the capital, Dakar, that the human swimmers favor.
New York Times | Aug 23, 2016 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Can Senegal stop school beggars? Undercover police in Senegal try to remove children sent by schools to beg on the streets of the capital, Dakar.
BBC News | Aug 22, 2016 4:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Protecting the environment in Senegal? There's an app for that By Emmanuelle Landais DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Hunched over her laptop, eyes locked on the screen, Marime Seye listens to the step-by-step instructions given by her teacher. With 24 other Senegalese students, she is learning to develop a mobil
Yahoo! News | Aug 22, 2016 07:43 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Turning the tables Three-quarters of young people in Senegal want to emigrate - even though the journey to Europe could cost them their lives.
BBC News | Aug 21, 2016 12:06 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Woman fined for filming Senegal bribe A Senegalese court fines a woman $250 for paying a bribe to a policeman, despite the fact she filmed him demanding the money and eating the ticket.
BBC News | Aug 18, 2016 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Money makers Senegal is cracking down on the Koranic schools that send children out to beg, but it is not clear if they will be able to stop the practice, writes Maud Jullien.
BBC News | Aug 18, 2016 1:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend