The Senegalese culture of discretion, called “sutura”, inhibits survivors of sexual violence from publicly denouncing perpetrators.
Aside from wrangles over leadership, there’s now a face-off between two movements within one of Senegal’s most influential political parties
Senegal is important for Africa because it’s a country that shifts the narrative of the continent as an “arc of instability.”
When Senegal face Poland in their first World Cup match in Russia, the whole nation will be roaring them on to victory.
The international community has failed to recognise the new political visions being articulated by young musicians and activists across Africa.
As Senegal mourns the victims of the Demba Diop football stadium crush and searches for answers, it is to be hoped that lessons are learned, and consequences are swift.