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News Senegal: CAF confirm Senegal will host 2018 awards ceremony

News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/6/54/311840/Sports/Africa/CAF-confirm-Senegal-will-host--awards-ceremony.aspx
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed on Wednesday that the Senegalese city of Dakar will host the ceremony for the 2018 CAF Awards. "The announcement of the best African player in ...

News Senegal: Why NASA chose Senegal to find out more about an asteroid in outerspace

News source: https://mg.co.za/article/2018-09-17-why-nasa-chose-senegal-to-find-out-more-about-an-asteroid-in-outerspace
Publicated on: Sunday 16 September 2018

Dozens of scientists from NASA and France, along with five tons of astronomical equipment descended on Dakar, Senegal in August 2018. They joined 21 Senegalese scientists in an important mission ...

News Senegal: FIBA World Cup: Team USA Final Roster Set - HERO Sports (blog)

News source: https://herosports.com/wnba/fiba-world-cup-usa-final-roster-set-ruru
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

HERO Sports (blog)FIBA World Cup: Team USA Final Roster SetHERO Sports (blog)WNBA (@WNBA) September 17, 2018Team USA defeated Canada (84-69), Senegal (109-58) and France (77-60) during their time in Antibes. Following the tournament, the USA roster was cut down from 16 to 13. Those released were Napheesa Collier ...

News Senegal: Senegal beat Guinea in WAFU Zone A final to qualify for U-17 AFCON

News source: https://ghanasoccernet.com/senegal-beat-guinea-in-wafu-zone-a-final-to-qualify-for-u-17-afcon
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Hosts Senegal beat Guinea 4-0 to win the final regional qualifying tournament for the 2019 Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations finals. Both teams from the West Africa Football Union (Wafu) zone A will ...

News Senegal: Big data key to hit gender equality target - Shine News (press release)

News source: https://www.shine.cn/news/world/1809202435/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Shine News (press release)Big data key to hit gender equality targetShine News (press release)Senegal scored well on political representation with 42 percent of parliamentary seats held by women compared to 12 percent in India. But about half of women in Senegal believed a husband was justified in beating his wife in certain circumstances, ...and more »

News Senegal: Canada Women's Basketball closes out exhibition series in France with win over Senegal

News source: http://www.sportingnews.com/ca/fiba/news/canada-womens-basketball-closes-out-exhibition-series-in-france-with-win-over-senegal/mcaztemwcigr1gufdeyud9uoi
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

With the 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup scheduled to begin on Saturday, Canada's Senior Women's National Team defeated Senegal, 75-56, to close out its exhibition series in France. Nirra Field...

News Senegal: Former Newcastle United star Obafemi Martins turns down Wellington Phoenix offer - Yahoo7 Sport

News source: https://au.sports.yahoo.com/former-newcastle-united-star-obafemi-165743548.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Yahoo7 SportFormer Newcastle United star Obafemi Martins turns down Wellington Phoenix offerYahoo7 SportThe former Inter Milan and Birmingham City attacker has been frozen out of Wu Jingui's side due to the injury which necessitated the return of Senegal's Demba Ba from Goztepe. Martins' earnings in Australia is a factor highlighted by his agent who has ...and more »

News Senegal: Exclusive preview: Issa Rae on Ramadan and growing up between America and Senegal

News source: https://hellogiggles.com/lifestyle/issa-rae-excerpt-essay-american-like-me/
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

The Blend is excited to present this exclusive preview of Issa Rae’s essay from American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures, an anthology edited by America Ferrera and featuring ...

News Senegal: Science: Global trade in exotic pets threatens endangered parrots through the spread of a virus [Report] - Infosurhoy

News source: http://infosurhoy.com/cocoon/saii/xhtml/en_GB/science/science-global-trade-in-exotic-pets-threatens-endangered-parrots-through-the-spread-of-a-virus-report/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Science: Global trade in exotic pets threatens endangered parrots through the spread of a virus [Report]InfosurhoyThe new countries where BFDV was found are Bangladesh, Pakistan, Japan, Nigeria, Seychelles, Vietnam, Senegal and The Gambia and were identified in a study led by Deborah Fogell in the University of Kent's Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology ...

News Senegal: UAE volunteers join school-building mission in Senegal

News source: http://gulftoday.ae/portal/c751144b-4a9b-4e07-9a50-9378644fbf06.aspx
Publicated on: Sunday 16 September 2018

DUBAI: 60 Senegalese school children welcomed the promise of a new school in their community which is in the process of being constructed in the local community in Tasset Peulh village in Senegal, und...

News Senegal: Nigeria, Guinea, Senegal Take West Africa To U17 AFCON - FootballliveNG

News source: https://footballlive.ng/nigeria-guinea-senegal-take-west-africa-to-u17-afcon/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

FootballliveNGNigeria, Guinea, Senegal Take West Africa To U17 AFCONFootballliveNGAgainst earlier critical views, Nigeria will not be the only team from West Africa at the 2019 Africa U-17 Cup of Nations in Tanzania, as Guinea and Senegal have also qualified for the main event.

News Senegal: FIBAWCQ: Ike Diogu stars as Nigeria beat Senegal 89-61 to maintain unbeaten run

News source: https://sportsration.com/2018/09/17/fibawcq-ike-diogu-stars-as-nigeria-beat-senegal-89-61-to-maintain-unbeaten-run/
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

Nigeria’s men national basketball team captain Ike Diogu led the team as D’Tigers beat Senegal 89-61 in their last FIBA World Cup qualifiers game played in Lagos on Sunday to stay without a loss. Even ...

News Senegal: CAF Confirm Senegal Will Host 2018 Awards Ceremony - Al-Bawaba

News source: https://www.albawaba.com/sport/caf-confirm-senegal-will-host-2018-awards-ceremony-1188624
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Al-BawabaCAF Confirm Senegal Will Host 2018 Awards CeremonyAl-Bawaba"I take this opportunity to sincerely thank Senegal's president Macky Sall for agreeing to host this great sporting event for the CAF, along with the sports minister of Senegal and especially Mr. Augustin Senghor, the president of the Senegalese ...

News Senegal: Race to the next income frontier: How Senegal and other low-income countries can reach the finish line

News source: https://www.tralac.org/news/article/13471-race-to-the-next-income-frontier-how-senegal-and-other-low-income-countries-can-reach-the-finish-line.html
Publicated on: Friday 14 September 2018

Good afternoon. Thank you, Masood, for your kind introduction. It is a pleasure to be back at CGD. Part 1. Senegal as a good example of policy experiment with innovative learning Senegal is a good exa...

News Senegal: Naspers lost $38m on Konga sale - AIM Group

News source: https://aimgroup.com/2018/09/19/naspers-lost-38m-on-konga-sale/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Naspers lost $38m on Konga saleAIM Group... companies understand or penetrate African markets. He is also an award-winning business writer with Ashoka Scholar and 2016 Media Prize to his credit. He is the AIMGroup West Africa analyst covering major markets like Nigeria, Senegal and Ghana.

News Senegal: Photo Essay: Transforming Senegal’s soil, one tree at a time

News source: https://www.peacecorps.gov/stories/photo-essay-transforming-senegals-soil-one-tree-time/
Publicated on: Friday 14 September 2018

Here in Senegal, people will say suuf si amul doole when talking about soil, which literally translates to “the soil has no muscles.” Farmers in Senegal use this Wolof phrase a lot when talking about ...

News Senegal: Senegal Beat Guinea in WAFU Zone A Final To Qualify For U-17 AFCON - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

News source: https://www.modernghana.com/sports/883793/senegal-beat-guinea-in-wafu-zone-a-final-to-qualify-for-u-17.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)Senegal Beat Guinea in WAFU Zone A Final To Qualify For U-17 AFCONModern Ghana (press release) (blog)Hosts Senegal beat Guinea 4-0 to win the final regional qualifying tournament for the 2019 Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations finals. Both teams from the West Africa Football Union (Wafu) zone A will now play in next year's finals in Tanzania. They join ...

News Senegal: Senegal is Set to Become the First African Country to Host Modern Olympic Games After 122 Years

News source: https://howafrica.com/senegal-is-set-to-become-the-first-african-country-to-host-modern-olympic-games-after-122-years/
Publicated on: Wednesday 12 September 2018

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday said its executive board picked Senegal in a four-nation hosting contest for the 2022 Youth Olympic Games, news site Aljazeera reports. Senegal got ...

News Senegal: Orange and MainOne in Partnership to Provide Cable Connection in West African Countries - Tech in Africa

News source: http://www.techinafrica.com/orange-mainone-partnership-provide-cable-connection-west-african-countries/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Tech in AfricaOrange and MainOne in Partnership to Provide Cable Connection in West African CountriesTech in AfricaTechInAfrica – Orange (www.Orange.com), a French Telecoms company starts a partnership with West African and Data Centre services provider, MainOne (www.MainOne.net). Orange will co-invest in two new cable landing stations in Dakar, Senegal, and ...

News Senegal: Senegal and Madagascar draw in tragic Africa Cup of Nations game

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/senegal-madagascar-draw-tragic-africa-cup-nations-game-154024493--sow.html
Publicated on: Sunday 09 September 2018

At least one person was killed and nearly 40 were injured in a stampede ahead of an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier Sunday in which Madagascar hit back twice to draw 2-2 with Senegal. The casualty fig...

News Senegal: Mainone Lands Huge Investment From Orange - Concise News

News source: https://www.concisenews.global/2018/09/19/mainone-lands-huge-investment-from-orange/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Concise NewsMainone Lands Huge Investment From OrangeConcise NewsThese will connect the cable to Dakar in Senegal and Abidjan in the Côte d'Ivoire by mid-2019. Orange will be the owner of the cable station in Dakar. Orange's investment represents a major milestone for this project. Orange Marine, a 100% subsidiary ...and more »

News Senegal: AfDB supports Senegal’s national development strategy

News source: https://africabusinesscommunities.com/news/afdb-supports-senegal’s-national-development-strategy/
Publicated on: uesday 11 September 2018

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a partial credit guarantee for the Republic of Senegal to help hedge currency risk arising from Eurobonds. This innovative operation ...