Tag: Senegal

Senegal: Peace agreement with Casamance rebels, an important step towards ending a nearly 40-year conflict

August 8, 2022

The signing of a peace agreement between Senegal and rebels in Casamance is "an important step" towards ending the nearly 40-year conflict in the southern ... Read More

Senegal: legislative poll a test for ruling party’s influence ahead of 2024 vote

August 2, 2022

As polls have closed in Senegal’s parliamentary elections Sunday, both the ruling and the opposition parties claimed victory Monday as provisional vote tallies came in. ... Read More

OCP Foundation supports Senegal preserve biodiversity under a $2.2 Mln agreement

June 28, 2022

The OCP Foundation signed, Monday in Dakar, a $2.2 Mln agreement with the Senegalese Agency for Reforestation of the Great Green Wall (ASRGM) aimed at ... Read More

African Union Chairperson Macky Sall in Moscow for talks with Putin

June 2, 2022

The chairperson of the African Union, President Macky Sall of Senegal, will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday as the war in Ukraine exacerbates ... Read More

Morocco, Senegal determined to upgrade their military cooperation

June 1, 2022

Morocco and Senegal share the same determination to strengthen their military cooperation to defend the interests of both countries and face common challenges. This determination ... Read More

World Water Forum: Hassan II Great World Water Prize Awarded to Organization for Development of Senegal River

March 22, 2022

The Hassan II Great World Water Prize was awarded to the Organization for the Development of the Senegal River (OMVS) in recognition of its commitment ... Read More

Energy Efficiency: Morocco to share its experience with Senegal

March 17, 2022

Moroccan Agency for Energy Efficiency has agreed to share its know-how with Senegal in energy efficiency and alternative energies with the support of Andalusian International ... Read More

Mauritania: An international forum to fight slavery

March 17, 2022

The fight against slavery in Mauritania "is a constant and irreversible priority" of the authorities, said Wednesday in Nouakchott a senior Mauritanian state official, during ... Read More

Senegal: Senior official dismissed after comments on the conditions of women

March 11, 2022

Senegalese President Macky Sall has fired a senior official who caused waves by publicly denouncing, on International Women's Day, as "nonsense" traditions such as the ... Read More

Senegal holds AU rotating presidency; Commission chairperson voices concern over security situation in continent

February 5, 2022

The Republic of Senegal has been entrusted the rotating presidency of the African Union from this Saturday. During the opening ceremony of the 35th ordinary ... Read More