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Senegal awaits presidential runoff results
Vote counting under way after election that pitted ageing incumbent Abdoulaye Wade and his protege Macky Sall.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2012 21:47 GMT
Is Senegal's democracy at stake?
As President Wade fights to stay in power, we ask if the country can retain its reputation for peace and stability.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2012 10:33 GMT
Thies: The sleepy town that may sway Senegal
With Dakar lying on the peninsular, the country's second city is the prized political gateway to the capital.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 11:17 GMT
Tensions build in run-up to Senegal vote
Demonstrations in Dakar as protest movement and opposition candidates call on President Wade to drop bid for third term.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 16:29 GMT
Senegal: Election explainer
With the opposition failing to unite behind a single candidate, odds favour the incumbent president.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 11:12 GMT
African envoy holds talks in Senegal
Nigerian statesman hopes to defuse anger over president's decision to run for third term in weekend's election.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2012 22:01 GMT
African envoy meets Senegal politicians
Nigerian statesman hoping to defuse anger over president's decision to run for third term in weekend's election.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2012 18:15 GMT
Senegal election: Main opposition candidates
Thirteen candidates will compete against President Wade in Senegal's presidential poll on February 26.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2012 10:23 GMT
Clashes in Senegal ahead of presidential poll
Police clash with demonstrators for a fifth day of protest against the candidacy of incumbent President Abdoulaye Wade.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2012 14:33 GMT
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