Tension Rises Over Senegal's Presidential Poll

On the eve of Senegal's most troubled election since independence, in which 85-year-old President Abdoulaye Wade is seeking a controversial third term in office, an analyst offers three possible scenarios.
  • Senegal:   Uncertainty Grips Nation On Eve of Poll

    Nation, 25 February 2012

    Senegal was gripped by uncertainty on Saturday on the eve of its most troubled election since independence in which 85-year-old President Abdoulaye Wade is seeking a controversial… Read more »

An invalided former soldier demonstrates against Wade's candidacy.

Wade supporters in Pikine.

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