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Senegal: Wrestling with Reality

Traditional wrestling has outgrown its local roots to become a major national sport and even a means of exiting poverty.

Senegal

Senegal's Macky Sall starts second term with call for dialogue

President pledges 'constructive dialogue' with opposition and vows action on youth unemployment and women's empowerment.

Senegal's Macky Sall starts second term with call for dialogue

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Beats, rhymes and elections: Rap and politics in Senegal

How hip-hop has become the language of politics for Senegal's youth.

Senegal

Senegal's Macky Sall wins second term

The 57-year-old incumbent received 58.27 percent of Sunday's vote, which observers say had no major irregularities.

Africa

Voters await official result in Senegal presidential election

Vote counting under way as Senegal's prime minister suggests Macky win amid accusations of biased process.

Senegal

Incumbent Macky Sall wins Senegal presidential election: PM

According to provincial tally, Sall garnered at least 57 percent of votes, paving the way for his second and final term.

Incumbent Macky Sall wins Senegal presidential election: PM

Senegal

Polls close and counting begins in Senegal presidential vote

Preliminary results due on Tuesday and the final tally on Friday, with incumbent Macky Sall expected to win.

Senegal

Senegal votes with Sall confident of first-round win

President Macky Sall expected to win second term after two opposition leaders are barred from running in the election.

Senegal elections: Sall poised to win re-election

Senegal

Senegal votes with incumbent president Sall confident of win

President Macky Sall is widely expected to win re-election after two of his main rivals were barred from running.

Africa

Millions set to pick Senegal's next president

President Macky Sall is widely expected to win reelection after two of his two rivals were barred from running.

Voters prepare for presidential elections in Senegal

Africa

Senegal presidential candidates appeal to female voters

A majority of eligible voters are female, and candidates have made their issues a priority in the campaign.

Africa

Senegal election: Candidates hold public forum

With no TV debate, the youth confront powerful politicians in public by asking them tough questions at public election forums.

Senegal

Senegal candidates wrap up campaigns before presidential vote

Five candidates are running for the country's top office, with incumbent Macky Sall favoured to win the contest.

Senegal candidates wrap up campaigns before presidential vote

Africa

Ahead of Senegal election, voters turn to political satire

Poking fun at politicians - but will voters in Senegal have the last laugh when they elect a new leader?

Senegal

Oil discovery brings corruption to the fore in Senegal election

Corruption has become a key issue in the upcoming vote after the discovery of rich oil and gas reserves.