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COVID-19 Curfew: Protests Erupt In Senegal Capital Dakar

Youths protesting a Coronavirus curfew clashed with security forces overnight in the Senegalese capital, burning tyres and erecting barricades as police fired tear gas in Dakar’s Ngor district. An AFP photographer reported that the incidents were also reported in other parts of the capital overnight Wednesday, January 6, 2021. President Macky Sall called a state […]

COVID-19: Senegal Announces Curfew On Capital

Senegal has announced a night-time curfew on two regions including the capital Dakar to help combat the spread of coronavirus. President Macky Sall, in a television announcement late Tuesday, January 5, 2021, said a 9pm-5am curfew would be imposed on Dakar and Thies; adding that the measure would take effect from Wednesday, January 6, 2021. […]