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.

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

Senegal to elect new parliament after bitter campaign

President Macky Sall looks to boost majority in vote seen as test run before 2019 presidential election.

Opinion

Senegalese women's message to the world

The real test is creating a strong foundation for women's empowerment.

Seth J Frantzman

by Seth J Frantzman

Seth J Frantzman

War & Conflict

African leaders urge West to act on Libya

Regional leaders say West has obligation to help after toppling Muammar Gaddafi and leaving country to fend for itself.

African leaders urge West to act on Libya