Following a noted rise in terror attacks in its neighbouring countries over the last few months, Senegal has ramped up security measures and increased crackdowns on suspected extremists in the past few months. RFI’s correspondent Alpha Jallow reports from Kaolack,…Load more
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The attack comes after warnings from France of possible terrorist attacks on both Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal.Cote d’Ivoire has become the latest link in a chain of violence-hit countries – from Nigeria, where the Islamic State affiliate Boko Haram is…Load more
A weeklong campaign began over the weekend in anticipation of Senegal’s constitution referendum on 20 March. The referendum will give Senegalese a chance to vote for or against a 15-point plan, including presidential term reduction, for inclusion in the constitution.
A global forum for science on African soil opens in the Senegalese capital Dakar this Tuesday. The Next Einstein Forum will feature 15 of Africa’s top young scientists as they present the work that will advance science on the continent.