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Senegalese artist Omar Ba tackles politics and the pandemic with paint

Mar 25 2021

DAKAR When Senegal erupted in violent protests this month over perceived injustice and inequality, artist Omar Ba was tackling the issues in his own way, with paint on canvas. | Video

Senegal opposition leader arrested as supporters clash with police

Mar 03 2021

DAKAR Senegal's main opposition leader, Ousmane Sonko, was arrested on Wednesday after hundreds of his supporters clashed with police in the capital while protesting against a rape accusation he denies. | Video

Senegal protesters clash with police as opposition leader questioned

Mar 03 2021

DAKAR Hundreds of rock-throwing protesters clashed with police in Senegal's capital on Wednesday as the main opposition leader was due to appear in front of a judge to respond to accusations of rape.

Senegal begins vaccinating against coronavirus with doses from China

Feb 23 2021

DAKAR Senegal began its coronavirus vaccination campaign on Tuesday with 200,000 doses that it purchased from China's Sinopharm, which it received last week. | Video

Senegal's savannah jockey dreams of international glory

Feb 19 2021

NIAGA, Senegal A head shorter than his peers, Fallou Diop https://reut.rs/3rZQ7DU quickly vanishes into the crowd of jockeys preparing for early morning drills in the western Senegalese village of Niaga. | Video

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