Juliette Jabkhiro

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24 Feb 2019 | 5:33 PM

Senegal president's camp claims re-election victory but opposition cries foul

DAKAR/FATICK, Senegal (Reuters) - Senegal President Macky Sall's team claimed he won re-election in the first-round of voting on Sunday, but the opposition said preliminary election results showed a run-off was unavoidable.

22 Feb 2019 | 10:57 PM

Forced to beg, Senegal's "talibes" face exploitation and abuse

SAINT-LOUIS, Senegal (Reuters) - An eight-year-old boy fled his Koranic school in Saint-Louis, Senegal this month after he said a teacher threatened to beat him for not earning enough money begging on the street.

18 Dec 2018 | 2:10 PM

Explainer - What's at stake in Congo's presidential election?

DAKAR (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo will vote on Dec. 23 in a long-delayed election that could enable the vast Central African country's first democratic transfer of power since independence from Belgium in 1960.