Senegal the first African country to host Olympic Games

Dakar, chosen to host next Youth Games in 2022, is devising new ways to attract young fans.

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    Senegal has been chosen to host the next Youth Olympic Games in 2022.

    It will be the first African country to host an Olympics and has its own ideas on how to attract young fans.

     

    Al Jazeera's Nicholas Haque reports from Dakar.


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