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News Topic - Senegal

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The debate over second-hand clothes in Senegal Donated to charity, used clothing is big business with 18,500 tonnes imported each year to the West African nation.
Al Jazeera | Feb 22, 2017 11:24 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
UN: Congo must stop rights violations by its armed forces DAKAR, Senegal (AP) The U.N. commissioner for human rights has called on Congo’s government to stop human rights violations by its armed forces. Commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said Monday that as security has deteriorated in the Central Af
The Seattle Times | Feb 20, 2017 5:58 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Seattle, Washington
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Gambia celebrates Barrow's inauguration Thousands celebrated Saturday as new Gambian President Adama Barrow retook his oath of office, a month after he was sworn in across the border in neighbouring Senegal during a tense power struggle. February 18 is also the anniversary of The Gambia's indep
Yahoo! News | Feb 19, 2017 11:41 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Gambia's new President Adama Barrow inaugurated after being forced into exile by Yahya Jammeh Adama Barrow returns from Senegal and vows to revive country's fortunes
The Independent | Feb 18, 2017 11:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
He devised a business plan thats improved livelihoods in his native Senegal Bagor Bathily opened Senegals only fresh milk production company in 2007, capitalizing on the fact that 30 percent of the population lives off cattle rearing. Hundreds of cowherds have earned more income.
The Christian Science Monitor | Feb 17, 2017 01:39 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Senegal's cancer patients struggle for treatment Patients have nowhere to turn after the country's only radiation therapy machine stopped functioning in 2016.
Al Jazeera | Feb 16, 2017 12:26 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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WHO declares end to yellow fever outbreak in Congo, Angola DAKAR, Senegal (AP) The World Health Organization has declared an end to the yellow fever outbreak that killed about 400 people in Congo and Angola, calling it "one of the largest and most challenging" in recent years.
Yahoo! News | Feb 15, 2017 2:01 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Mane calls for Liverpool FC to kick on from Tottenham win The Senegal international scored both goals in the weekend win over fellow top-four rivals Tottenham to lift a cloud which had been hanging over the club since the turn of the year.
Mail Online | Feb 14, 2017 4:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Agent denies rumours Mane nearly joined Tottenham The Senegal striker could apparently have moved to White Hart Lane, but his agent insists that he picked Anfield for sporting reasons | Feb 13, 2017 5:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Liverpool FC star frustrated with fixation on Sadio Mane The Senegal international recently return to the fold after missing almost a month of club football and subsequently inspired Liverpool to a 2-0 win over Tottenham - scoring both goals.
Mail Online | Feb 13, 2017 11:03 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend