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Me Omar Youm: I fear for Senegal
Africa

Me Omar Youm: I fear for Senegal

A senior aide to Senegal’s President Macky Sall has deplored the use of profanity towards the West African nation’s leader, calling it insensitive. Me Omar Youm said he fears that the often use of profanity and disrespect in political discourse in the country known for its political stability and tolerance […]

Passengers are seen boarding a bus at the Basel bus park in Serrekunda, Banjul, Gambia January 17, 2017 REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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Gambia: Transport fares take a nose dive

Gambian authorities said transport fares, including for the ferry will plummet by September to one of the lowest in about a decade after fuel prices at the pumps dropped. Gambia’s new government has been on the drive to reduce the prices of basic goods and service. Although the price of […]