SENEGAL

IMF may lift Senegal’s COVID-19 response with $221 million

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed discussions on $221 million request by Senegal to meet the urgent budgetary and balance of payments needs stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus spreads to 6 African countries as cases are confirmed in Senegal, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia. Dog tests positive in Hong Kong

COVID-19, the deadly respiratory disease caused by coronavirus, has spread to over 80 countries around the world, including six in Africa - Nigeria, Senegal, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia. Globally, it has killed over 3200 people...

Full remarks as Pompeo and Senegalese Foreign Minister Amadou Ba discuss strengthened cooperation, including terrorism in Africa

The United States Secretary of State Michael Pompeo wrapped up his visit to Senegal on Sunday with a joint press briefing with Senegalese Foreign Minister Amadou Ba.Mr. Ba called on the United...

IMF praises Senegal’s economic growth under Macky Sall, approves fresh three-year policy coordination instrument

The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday approved a fresh three-year policy coordination instrument for Senegal.IMF said the new policy coordination instrument or PCI will "build on...

IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva makes first official trip to Sub-Saharan Africa, commends Senegal economic performance

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva has made her first official trip to Sub-Saharan Africa.Georgieva, who traveled to Senegal, met with President Macky Sall, Minister of Finance and...

France returns sword looted from Senegal belonging to 19th century anti-colonial warrior Omar Saidou Tall

France has returned a sword looted from Senegal belonging to 19th century anti-colonial warrior Omar Saidou Tall.French colonialists looted at least 90,000 artefacts from sub-Saharan Africa as...
- Advertisement -corhaz2

Latest News

Coronavirus Africa: 360 deaths, 710 recoveries and 8,536 infections in 50 countries

At least 360 people had died from the novel coronavirus in Africa as of Sunday morning, up from 313 on...
- Advertisement -corhaz1

3 Nigerians dead from coronavirus in U.S. They were from Kano, Abia and Calabar

The Consul General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, has confirmed the death of three Nigerians from the coronavirus...

SERAP asks Nigerian federal government and central bank to provide spending details on COVID-19 relief funds, school feeding

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Federal Government and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to “provide spending details...

Nigerian activists condemn killing of 8 inmates protesting against coronavirus in Kaduna prison

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL has chastised the Kaduna state prison officials for their wanton murder of 8 inmates of...

Lagos to cover medical expenses for pregnant women and surgery patients amid coronavirus pandemic, governor says

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday, announced more palliative measures for vulnerable residents who might be affected by the...
error: Support good journalism. Donate