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.
Fijabi to stake Nigeria’s pride at ABU title fight in Senegal
One of the products of the GOtv Boxing Night, Olaide ‘Fijaborn’ Fijabi will on October 20 stake the country’s pride by attempting to subdue his Senegalese challenger in an African Boxing Union (ABU) title fight in Dakar. Fijabi had knocked out Shadrack Ignas Kobero of Tanzania to claim the light welterweight title in Lagos, and…
Political defections in Nigeria, causes and consequences
There is an alarming rise in organised political defections in Nigeria. Although she is being hyped as the giant of Africa, the democracy in Nigeria is not practised like in countries such as Ghana, Sierra Leone, Botswana, Tanzania, Liberia, Senegal and Zambia with stable democracies. Nigeria’s version is a guided democracy and a democracy for…
Senegal court upholds five-year term for leading politician Khalifa Sall
A Senegalese court on Thursday upheld a five-year jail term against leading politician Khalifa Sall in a ruling that bars him from running in presidential elections due next February.
Top Five Places To Dine In Senegal
Senegal is an African country with a rich French colonial heritage and many natural attractions. Dakar, the cosmopolitan capital, is recognised for its nightlife, native mbalax music, esteemed African art and colonial architecture. Dakar is filled with authentic restaurants that serve some of the richest cuisines in West Africa. The food is influenced by various…
Senegal ends World Cup campaign to controversial rule
Senegal fell just short of making the knockout stage of the 2018 World Cup yesterday, losing to 0-1 to Colombia.
Pekerman 'optimistic' as Colombia seek 'decisive' Senegal win
Jose Pekerman has refused to entertain the prospect of seeing Colombia's stuttering World Cup campaign end with their final Group H clash against Senegal on Thursday.
Senegal to the rescue as African teams struggle at World Cup
Senegal proved to be Africa's saving grace at the World Cup on Tuesday. Take away their win over Poland and it is five defeats in five for the continent's representatives in Russia. After Nigeria and Algeria both reached the knockout phase four years ago, following Ghana's run to the quarter-finals in 2010, it is already…
Read Hilarious Comments On The Senegal Verses Poland World Cup Match
Senegal is an African nation that has proven to be different from the five African teams that lost in their first round. Their case is unique for a reason. With no fanfare, colourful jersey and embellished advertisements, the teams showed that coordination and resilience are ingredients to a successful outcome. What is more? Out of…