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AFRICA: Nigeria closes border in Benin.

The Nigerian authorities have ordered since Friday, August 30, 2019 to the main institutions of public security of the country a border closure with...

XENOPHOBIA IN SOUTH AFRICA: Nigeria opts for response.

Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's president, has taken action and is carrying out "his decisive measures" that he announced on Monday (September 9th) in Lagos. After publicly...

SENEGAL: Deferral of local elections.

Initially scheduled for December 1, 2019, the local elections will be postponed to a date not yet specified by the Senegalese authorities. The Minister...

SENEGAL: Macky Sall cuts the government’s telephone budget.

Announced at the council of ministers held on April 17, 2019, the government is drastically reducing certain privileges given to them by the state...

GAMBIA: Former head of state Dawda Jawara has passed away.

Dawda Jawara, President of the Republic of The Gambia for 24 years, between April 1970 and July 1994, died on Tuesday, August 27, 2019...

SENEGAL: Amath Dansokho died at the age of 82.

The Minister of State and former Secretary General of the Party of Independence and Labor (PIT), Amath Dansokho has just been reminded of God...

GUINEA-BISSAU: Opposition in order of battle for transparent elections.

The date of the presidential elections is scheduled for November 24, 2019. The opposition grouped within the MADEM-GROUP 15, Movement for Democratic Alternation, requires...

SENEGAL : Activist Guy Marius Sagna regains provisional freedom.

It is this Friday, August 16, 2019 towards the shots of 17h that Guy Marius Sagna member of the movement FRAPP-FRANCE DEGAGE was released...

SENEGAL: Former Prime Minister Abdoul Mbaye receives a suspended sentence of one month.

On Tuesday, August 6, 2019, the judge of the second chamber of the Dakar Court of Appeal found Abdoul Mbaye guilty of the charges...

COTE D’IVOIRE: the opposition wants to unite.

The platform that brings together members of the opposition met this Friday, August 2, 2019 in Abidjan to continue the reflections around a front...

SOMALIA: Mayor of Mogadishu succumbs to injury.

Abdirahman Omar Osman, the mayor of Mogadishu, the Somali capital, has died. He was the victim of a terrorist attack that occurred in Mogadishu...

GAMBIA: The lightning confessions of death squads.

As part of the return of the truth in the country led for 20 years by Yayah Jammeh, the "truth reconciliation" commission continues the...