Sun, 18 Apr 2021 13:17:23 GMT
Continent's Vaccination Rollout Off to Slow Start
[DW] African countries have been vaccinating their populations against COVID-19 for weeks, but progress has been slow. Supply problems, confusion over vaccination schedules and fears of side effects are causing delays.

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 16:10:43 GMT
UNFPA book launch on FassE project triggers interest for replication of Demographic Dividend initiative in urban settings
[UNFPA in WCA] Dakar, Senegal -- 14 April 2021: On Monday 12 April 2021, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) launched a book entitled "Harnessing the demographic dividend for emergence: Case of the commune of Gueule Tapée-Fass-Colobane." The ...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 08:22:17 GMT
French-Senegal Based Tour Operator Yearns for Senegambia Tourist Passport
[The Point] In a quest to attract more tourists at Stones Circle in The Gambia and Senegal, the president of L'Aventure Culturelle et Sportive S.A.S (ACS), a French-Senegalese based tour operator has called on government of The Gambia through the Min...

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:21:56 GMT
GBA in Senegal for Youth Camp, Competition
[The Point] The Gambia Badminton Association is currently in Thies, Senegal for Badminton Youth Training Camp and mini competition. Two other Zone 2 member countries will join The Gambia for the youth camp and competition.

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 10:54:49 GMT
Trial Judge of Ousmane Sonko Passes Away
[The Point] Senegalese judge, Samba Sall, who was assigned to try opposition leader Ousman Sonko in his alleged rape case against Ajie Sarr died on Thursday in Dakar Hospital Principal after a short illness. He was buried Friday in his native village...