Mane leads Senegal's 23-man World Cup squad
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Senegal's women-run radio stations broadcast for peace
On a hot, steamy day in Ziguinchor, a small coastal city in Senegal 's southern Casamance region, 31-year-old Marie Leocadie Coly walks into a rec...

May 16, 2018
Students clash with Senegalese police during a protest outside the gates of the University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar. New clashes between students and...

Will Chinese be Africa's lingua franca? Colonial languages on wane
Already Africa's most important economic partner, China is also leaving a cultural footprint across the continent with more than 50 Confucius Inst...

Martin Kyere; the Ghanaian shoe seller who has vowed to bring Jammeh to justice
A Ghanaian man is leading a campaign to bring The Gambia's ex-ruler Yahya Jammeh to justice over the murder of 56 migrants who were mistaken for c...

Senegal's Street Children Turn Trauma into Art in Africa's Biggest Exhibition
Young boys who were forced to beg on the streets for Islamic teachers have turned their suffering into art, as they join more than 1,000 artists showi...

Student killed, others hurt amid protests in Senegal's north
Senegal's Interior Ministry says a student has been killed as security forces clashed with students protesting in the northern city of St. Louis. ...

YAYA spring fundraiser will feature glass demo, live music
YAYA, the non-profit arts community for local children and youth, will host their spring fundraiser Brass 'N Glass this Friday, May 18. The free e...

West Africa Taps Solar Energy Potential
People stand next to solar panels of the solar energy power plant in Zagtouli, near Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Nov. 29, 2017, on its inauguration day....

At Dakar Biennale, Africa's artists urged to seize chance
Senegal's old Palais de Justice sits among some of the most sought-after real estate in the capital Dakar, where it shares a stunning sea view wit...