January 28, 2012

Youssou N'Dour calls on his supporters to prevent Senegal's elections from going ahead

World music star Youssou N'Dour, whose presidential bid was turned down by Senegal's Constitutional Council, calls on his supporters to prevent the elections from going ahead

Street protests spread through towns across Senegal overnight on Saturday after a top legal body said President Abdoulaye Wade had the right to run for a third term in elections next month. Read more.

Ahram

Read also,
Youssou N'Dour to run for Senegal presidency (video) - Guardian
Senegalese pop star Ndour tussles with police - AP

Youssou Ndour voor president: symbool van het nieuwe Senegal? - De Wereld Morgen

No comments:

Post a Comment