Senegal Court Okays Candidates for Presidential Poll
Senegal is going to the polls on February 24 in the first round of general elections with seven candidates shortlisted for the presidential vote. The Constitutional Council on January 8, 2019 tentatively approved six candidates to run against incumbent President Macky Sall.
CFA, 9 January 2019
Without question Africa is a continent that is very much on the move towards democratic governance. Africa has made incredible progress in the past two decades with many of… Read more »
President Macky Sall (file photo).
Cameroon Tribune, 10 January 2019
The Constitutional Council will carry out further screening to produce a final list. Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 31 October 2018
In an exclusive interview President Macky Sall spoke with DW about Senegal's partnership with Germany. He bridled at the thought that his country could be seen as anything less… Read more »
Afrobarometer, 12 October 2018
Partisan preferences aside, having a woman as mayor of their capital city - a historic first - should suit Senegalese citizens just fine: most of them say women should have the… Read more »