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Senegal

 

Senegal, officially the Republic of Senegal is a country south of the Sénégal River in western Africa. It owes its name to the river that borders it to the East and North and that originates from the Fouta Djallon in Guinea. Senegal is externally bounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mauritania to the north, Mali to the east, and Guinea and Guinea-Bissau to the south; internally it almost completely surrounds The Gambia, namely on the north, east and south, exempting Gambia's short Atlantic Ocean coastline.  Read More

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Obama talks NBA draft in Senegal

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Senegal: Talibés Turn Traders

Dec 09, 2011 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Senegal

Health workers remove the body of Prince Nyentee, a 29-year-old man whom local residents said died of Ebola virus in Monrovia September 11, 2014.
Ebola Infects Over 4,000 In West Africa

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

The Ebola virus is on the rampage, especially in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. (Sep 13)

MORE TOPICS: USAID, NIGERIA

2014 FIBA World Cup Live Streaming: Spain Vs. France Live Streaming Info And Quarterfinals Preview

By IBTimes AU

France is looking for payback when they face Spain for the second time in a week but the favoured hosts want a repeat performance from the group stages of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. The Spaniards manhandled the French, 88-64 last Wednesday and the Euro... (Sep 11)

MORE TOPICS: EGYPT

Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with Ebola
Ebola Update: Death Toll in West Africa Now Hits 2,296, and Counting

By IBTimes AU

The number of people killed by the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa has reached 2,296, the World Health Organisation said on Wednesday, with the tally expected to still increase in the coming days. (Sep 10)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, NIGERIA

2014 FIBA World Cup: Greece vs. Argentina Live Streaming and Preview

By IBTimes AU

World Cup News - The final game in Group B will decide which team will advance to the next round as the top in their group. Two basketball powerhouses meet on Thursday in Spain in the last day of the group phase of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. (Sep 05)

MORE TOPICS: ARGENTINA

Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with Ebola
Ebola Drug: Human Trial Begins In America

By IBTimes AU

A legally valid Ebola vaccine will be a great relief to those suffering from the disease and can save many lives (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: NIGERIA, MALI, GLAXOSMITHKLINE, ALLERGY

2014 FIBA World Cup Update: Greece, Argentina, Senegal Advance; Puerto Rico, Croatia Aim for Final Slot in Group B

By IBTimes AU

Croatia will try to hold off Puerto Rico in the final day of the group stages of the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain while the basketball national teams from Greece, Argentina and Senegal are safely into the next round. (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: ARGENTINA

2014 FIBA World Cup Update: Spain, Brazil, Serbia to Next Round; Iran, France Battle Last Spot in Group A

By IBTimes AU

It’s the last day of the group phase of the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. While top contenders like USA, Spain, Slovenia and Greece are comfortably atop their respective groups other teams are still positioning for better spots moving on to the next round even as others fight for survival. (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: ARGENTINA, EGYPT

Aug 22, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Puerto Rico guard Jose Juan Barea (5) controls the ball in front of United States guard Stephen Curry (4) during the fourth quarter of a game at Madison Square Garden
FIBA World Cup 2014: Philippines vs. Puerto Rico Live Streaming and Preview

By IBTimes AU

Pegged as one of the weakest group in Group B of the 2014 World Cup, the Philippines came close to snatching two victories in their first three outings. The Filipinos face Puerto Rico on Wednesday night with both teams winless so far and aiming to ge... (Sep 03)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, ARGENTINA

Aug 22, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Puerto Rico guard Jose Juan Barea (5) controls the ball in front of United States guard Stephen Curry (4) during the fourth quarter of a game at Madison Square Garden
FIBA World Cup 2014: Puerto Rico vs. Greece Live Streaming, Betting Odds and Preview

By IBTimes AU

Puerto Rico suffered the worst-case scenario on Monday night losing to the unheralded Senegal team, 82-75 and then losing top guard Carlos Arroyo to injury. (Sep 01)

FIBA Basketball World Cup Live Streaming Info: Argentina vs. Philippines Preview, Starting Lineups

By IBTimes AU

Argentina is expected not to show complacency and under-estimate this Asian squad as they face off in Day 3 of the Group Stages of the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The Argentines are the second smallest team in Group B next to the Philippines and their... (Sep 01)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, ARGENTINA