Women in politics
Four of the world’s top 10 countries regarding women’s political representation in governance are Rwanda, Seychelles, Senegal and South Africa. Yet, it is distressing that the most populous country on the continent, Nigeria, cannot boast of 35 percent minimum representation for women who account for 50 percent of its electorate.
Water tanks revoultionize the lives of farmers in northern Senegal
Watertanks are helping farmers in northern Senegal create more sustainable, prosperous lives.
Dakar Fashion Week celebrates new vision of Africa
At the 16th edition of Senegal's Dakar Fashion Week, one thing is for sure: African fashion is experiencing an important moment.
Secrets of Senegal: The dangerous tips to 'keep your man'
France 24 journalists meet eyewitnesses (Observers) to discuss memorable events they have experienced. The programme brings to the airways the unique journalistic online project ''The Observers''.
AFCON 2017: Senegal end dismal run by reaching last eight
Senegal put a string of disastrous Africa Cup of Nations campaigns behind them Thursday by beating Zimbabwe 2-0 and becoming the first qualifiers for the 2017 quarter-finals.
Senegal optimistic about The Gambia’s president-elect
The Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow is talking to potential ministers to form a new government. Barrow is replacing veteran president Yaya Jammeh who has ruled the country for 22 years.
Senegal's Great Green Wall combats desertification
A 7,000km barrier is being built along the footsteps of the Sahara to stop the desert expanding. The Great Green Wall project started in 2007 in Senegal, along with 10 countries in Africa to combat the effects of climate change.