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Acclaimed Franco-Malian director Ladj Ly opens free film school in Senegal

Acclaimed Franco-Malian director Ladj Ly opens free film school in Senegal

Jan 22, 2022 | Senegal

Ladj Ly, the director of Cannes Jury prize-winning film Les Miserables, this week opened Africa's first free film ...

Jan 21, 2022 | Senegal

It's the tale of a boy who cheats on his fiancee -- one misdeed too many in a selfish life -- and in desperation turns t ...

Jan 20, 2022 | Senegal

Senegal will vote for mayors and local representatives on Sunday in the first election since last year's riots, in a vot ...

Dec 24, 2021 | Senegal

After five years' work and at a cost of more than a billion dollars, Senegal's capital city next Monday will finally wel ...

Dec 15, 2021 | Senegal

In a small restaurant in Senegal's seaside capital Dakar, Thiane Ngom has risen early to cook up a batch of thiebou dieu ...

Dec 6, 2021 | Senegal

The 7th edition of the Dakar Peace and Security Forum opens today and focuses on the impact of Covid-19 across the cont ...

Dec 1, 2021 | Senegal

Dilaminou Theila strides confidently onstage in a working-class neighbourhood in Senegal's seaside capital Dakar to reci ...

Nov 29, 2021 | Senegal

Senegal's Foreign Minister Aissata Tall Sall says she hopes China will lend support in the fight against insecurity in t ...

Nov 24, 2021 | Senegal

The boss of Senegal's top beauty pageant has come under fire from women's rights groups following remarks made about the ...

Nov 20, 2021 | Senegal

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Saturday promised new investment in Senegal in a bid to showcase democracy's ben ...

Nov 12, 2021 | Senegal

Aminata Sall, who rents out brilliantly coloured dresses in the Senegalese city of Saint-Louis, systematically quizzes h ...

Nov 10, 2021 | Senegal

Police fired tear gas as they clashed with opposition supporters in the Senegalese capital Dakar on Wednesday, as three ...

Nov 7, 2021 | Senegal

Sunday marks the International Day of the African Writer, an apt day to celebrate Senegalese writer Mohamed Mbougar Sarr ...

Nov 3, 2021 | Senegal

A young Senegalese writer unknown to the general public was on Wednesday awarded the Prix Goncourt, France's leading lit ...

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