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Senegal prime minister sacked
Senegal prime minister sacked

Senegal's president sacked Prime Minister Aminata Toure, who has only been in power since September, less than a week after her ruling party was beaten in local elections.

Senegal prime minister sacked
Senegal tense as exiled former president returns home
Senegal tense as exiled former president returns home

Exiled former Senegalese president Abdoulaye Wade made a controversial homecoming with security forces on high alert on Friday, two years after he lost office in an election marred by violent protests.

Senegal tense as exiled former president returns home
Yuryi Sazanov, Arslan Sakhimov, Kanat Shagirov and Alexandr Moroz. ©vesti.kz
Kazakhstan racers complete Africa Eco Race 2014

Kazakhstan's racers have finished the Sonangol African Eco Race 2014 marathon rally race in Senegal.

Kazakhstan racers complete Africa Eco Race 2014
Photo by Marat Abilov©
Senegal mulls partnership with Kazakhstan in energy and sports

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has had a meeting with President of Senegal Macky Sall during the G20 summit.

Senegal mulls partnership with Kazakhstan in energy and sports
Senegal PM forms new government without singer Youssou N'Dour
Senegal PM forms new government without singer Youssou N'Dour

Senegal's new prime minister, Aminata Toure, formed her new government Monday with the notable absence of singer and tourism minister Youssou N'Dour, according to a presidential statement.

Senegal PM forms new government without singer Youssou N'Dour
Senegal police chief suspected of drug trafficking
Senegal police chief suspected of drug trafficking

Senegal's top police chief and former drug buster is suspected of drug trafficking and was dismissed from his job Thursday as police launched an investigation.

Senegal police chief suspected of drug trafficking
Africa finally gets its turn with Obama visit
Africa finally gets its turn with Obama visit

Barack Obama will visit Africa living a paradox: its blood runs in his veins, yet he has given the continent only passing notice as US president.

Africa finally gets its turn with Obama visit

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