Senegal president in quarantine despite negative virus test
Senegal's President Macky Sall began a preventative two-week quarantine after coming into contact with a coronavirus case, although the leader has tested negative for the disease, his office said.
Senegal President Sall tells PM to scrap his own post
Senegal's prime minister on Saturday announced that President Macky Sall had instructed him to launch reforms that will include the scrapping of his own job.
African presidents congratulate Buhari
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has been congratulated on his re-election for the second term by three African presidents, President Nana Koffi-Addo of Ghana, Mahamadou issoufou of Niger, and Macky Sall of Senegal, who himself just won re-election for a second term.
Senegalese, Gambian leaders decry growing terrorism threats at Dakar Forum
President Macky Sall of Senegal and his Gambian counterpart, Adama Barrow, called for greater cooperation among African nations to fight the threats of terrorism across the continent at the Dakar International Forum for Peace and Security on Monday.
New Sierra Leone leader visits Senegal on first trip abroad
Sierra Leone's new President Julius Maada Bio has met with his Senegalese counterpart Macky Sall in Dakar on his first foreign trip since taking office last week, officials said Wednesday.
AU countries begin partial implementation of free trade deal without Nigeria, others
...Rwanda, Senegal take the lead Although two African giants- Nigeria and South Africa - and nine other countries did not sign the agreement for the African Continental Trade Area (AfCFTA) in Rwanda recently, the 44 others are ready to implement the content of the trade deal, according to the President of the Africa Union (AU)…
13 killed in Casamance, Senegal's Sall orders probe
A ministerial fact-finding mission was headed to Casamance in southern Senegal on Sunday after 13 youths were killed in the first upsurge in violence in the isolated region in years.
Electoral commission confirms Senegal ruling coalition landslide
The results of the July 30 legislative elections were published by the National Vote Counting Commission (CNRV) through the public APS news agency, and though official still need to be validated by the country's constitutional council.