Senegal's Sonko Admitted to Hospital After Week on Hunger Strike

Opposition leader Ousmane Sonko, whose party, the Patriots of Senegal (PASTEF) has since been disbanded by the Senegalese government, has been admitted to hospital in Dakar after going on a hunger strike a week ago, to protest against his incarceration writes Jerry Chifamba for AllAfrica.


Sonko at court

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