Gambia-Senegal Frontier Closed - Reports

Updated: Wed 23 Apr, 09:31 am

There are unconfirmed reports that President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia has ordered the closure of his country's border with Senegal in what is believed to a dispute over the transport tariff levy between … read more »

Warring Senegal Communities Unite Over Conservation

Updated: Fri 16 May, 08:49 am

A project aimed at protecting forests in Senegal's Casamance region has helped locals lay aside their political differences, writes Louise Hunt for The Guardian. read more »

Senegal Police Take Aim at Wade Supporters

Updated: Tue 5 Aug, 07:16 am

Police used teargas to disperse hundreds of supporters of Karim Wade, the son of former president Abdoulaye Wade, who stands accused of illegally amassing a fortune of U.S.$240 million. read more »