4 days ago
The White House says the president and first lady Michelle Obama will leave on June 26, stopping in Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania.
16 days ago
Red Cross visits 12 kidnapped by Senegal rebels
18 days ago
SAfrican firm tries to free 12 workers in Senegal
70 days ago
Karim Wade's lawyer told reporters his client is accused of owning companies in Senegal, as well as in Niger, Ghana, Jordan and Equatorial Guinea.
76 days ago
4-story building collapses in Senegal, killing 2
80 days ago
Senegal's president says the government will close all Islamic schools that do not meet basic safety standards, after nine children in a Quranic school died in a fire Sunday.
103 days ago
A Senegalese official says a woman and her son were killed by a landmine Saturday in the southern Casamance region near the Gambian border.
105 days ago
The tribunal, authorized by the African Union and approved by a vote in Senegal's parliament, marks a major step toward Africa dealing with its own alleged war criminals.
128 days ago
Senegal's justice minister says former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre will go on trial next month for alleged crimes against humanity.
136 days ago
Senegal, a nation on Africa's western coast, is one of the region's few stable democracies though it suffers from high unemployment, particularly among young people, and a rising cost of living.
151 days ago
"Senegal is a unique case where 5 percent of the country is Christian," he says, seeking shade while wearing his red fur costume and hat.
156 days ago
Rights groups have been pushing Senegal for decades to try Habre, and the regime of ex-President Abdoulaye Wade, who lost this year's election, was accused of purposely dragging its feet.