Senegal now lead their group by five points after beating Cameroon 1-0 in Saturday’s Africa Nations Cup qualifier in Dakar.
31 March 2011
Read about the Rivers of West Africa cruise and see some great images of what to expect. Free Press Travel writer Ellen Creager has written an account of her experience on the Rivers of West Africa cruise which starts in Dakar and travels through the Sine Saloum Delta and up the River Gambia.
31 March 2011
A Senegalese band is touring the UK in March. Les Frères Guissé consists of three brothers Djiby, Cheik and Aliou Guissé who originally come from Fouta Tooro in the North of the country and although their music has traditional West African roots, the poetic lyrics, close harmony singing, acoustic guitars and percussion should have wide appeal.
26 January 2011
Guardian.co.uk has an interview with Kwame Kwei-Armah, the British actor and playwright who was curator of the World Festival of Black Arts held in Dakar last month.
04 January 2011
The third World Festival of Black Arts and Cultures is underway in Senegal and is attracting stars and visitors from around the world.
16 December 2010
This morning’s BBC Radio 4 show “Midweek” with Libby Purves features Senegalese Kora player and drummer Seckou Keita performing live.
17 November 2010
Senegalese musician Sadio Cissokho is playing at Bridport Arts Centre on Wednesday 27th October.
21 October 2010
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29 September 2010
Senegal has secured a win over DR Congo in Group E of the African Cup of Nations 2012 qualifiers, winning by 4 goals to 2 thanks to a hat-trick from Mamadou Niang.
07 September 2010
The first Emirates flight from Dubai to Dakar took off yesterday morning – it is the airlines 105th destination and the only non-stop scheduled passenger service from Dubai to Senegal, creating a vital link between West Africa and the Middle East.
02 September 2010