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West Africa 'should decriminalise drugs'
Report by regional commission, including ex-Nigeria president, says current drug policies causing public health crisis.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 08:08 GMT
Senegal ex-president Wade returns from exile
Abdoulaye Wade makes controversial return after two years in France to support son facing corruption charges.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 04:50 GMT
Former Senegal president's son awaits ruling
Court due to rule whether to dismiss case, order Karim Wade to be tried or extend his detention over corruption charges.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 13:27 GMT
Senegal moves to prevent Ebola spread
Staff at hospitals and airports will get specialised clothing as neighbouring Guinea battles Ebola outbreak.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 05:14 GMT
The real scandal in France
French President Francois Hollande's policies fall short of his political promises.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2014 12:14 GMT
Gay Nigerians targeted as 'un-African'
Despite evidence of homosexual customs pre-dating the colonial era, intolerant laws are flourishing across Africa.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 06:54 GMT
Dakar rally racers gearing down
More than 400 cars, trucks, motorcycles and quads set out on difficult terrain to reach finish line.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 21:00 GMT
Peterhansel takes Dakar Rally lead
Stephane Peterhansel won the last major sandy stage of the Dakar Rally leading by 26 seconds going into the final day.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 15:43 GMT
Russia accuses Senegal of 'piracy'
Russia's accusation follows Senegal arresting 62 Russians on board a trawler for alleged illegal fishing.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2014 06:42 GMT
Africa's silent killer stalks Senegal
Cancer now biggest cause of women's deaths in the country as fight against HIV and malaria remains health priority.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2013 04:06 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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