Tag: Senegal

Senegal, Guinea Bissau set up joint committee to sort out border issues

November 24, 2023

Senegal and Guinea Bissau set up a 26-member joint committee to iron out by 2025 the lingering border issues between the two countries. “It is ... Read More

Senegal adopts $452m for national health budget for next year

November 20, 2023

Senegal’s legislature approved Sunday November 19 the Government proposal of $452 million for national health budget accounting for 3.9 per cent of national budget for ... Read More

Senegal: Macky Sall unveils Kédougou airport

November 16, 2023

Senegal’s President Macky Sall inaugurated Wednesday November 15 Kedougou airport, in South-East of the country, as part of his economic tour in the build-up to ... Read More

Macky Sall orders Premier to curb illegal migration to Canary Islands right from home

November 9, 2023

Senegalese President Macky Sall Wednesday November 8 instructed the country’s Prime Minister to curtail all illegal migration attempts via the sea to the Spanish autonomous ... Read More

Guinea returns to OMVS three months after walkout

October 20, 2023

Guinea has returned to Organization pour la Mise en Valeur du Fleuve Sénégal (OMVS), a regional bloc for the development of Senegal River that including ... Read More

Senegalese fisher folks protest against delay in implementation of fishing agreement with Mauritania

October 19, 2023

Senegalese fishermen from Saint Louis staged Wednesday October 18 a protest against authorities over the delay in the effectiveness of the fishing agreement inked with ... Read More

U.S. DFC supports Ifria Cold Chain Development Company in Morocco and Senegal with $20mln

October 19, 2023

The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has decided to finance the construction of Ifria refrigeration facilities in two African countries, namely Morocco and Senegal. ... Read More

Spain to ramp up surveillance operations on Senegal, Mauritanian coasts to curb illegal migration

October 17, 2023

Fernando Grande-Marlaska, Spain’s Interior Minister, indicated Monday October 16 the country’s civil guard will step up surveillance operations on the coasts of Senegal and Mauritania ... Read More

Dakar hosts 12th session of OIC Standing Committee on Information & Cultural Affairs

October 16, 2023

The Senegalese capital of Dakar will stage for two days from October 17 the 12th Session of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Standing Committee on ... Read More

West’s waning influence in Africa laid bare as France announces withdrawal from Niger

September 26, 2023

France's decision to withdraw its ambassador and military forces from Niger, the West's last key ally in the central Sahel region, amid a wave anti-French ... Read More