Senegal

Diouf expresses his opinion on some of Egypt's elite footballers

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 10:20 GMT

Senegalese legendary footballer El Hadji Diouf addressed his perspective about some of Egypt’s top footballers and his relationship with them.

Senegal's graffiti artists join fight against coronavirus

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 01:10 GMT

The mural stretched over 10 metres of wall in Senegal's seaside capital Dakar shows a giant pair of hands reaching out for sanitiser, and a woman in hoop earrings and a facemask colored blue, red, gold and green.

Assar, Senegalese min. of Armed Forces discuss cooperation in military, civil industrialization

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 11:48 GMT

Assar stressed his ministry's keenness on boosting cooperation with the Senegalese Ministry of Armed Forces in supplying military equipment and ammunition.

Greece, guest of honor of 52nd CIBF

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 04:02 GMT

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem has announced the selection of Greece as the honorary guest of the 52nd Cairo International Book Fair of 2021.

Canada's Trudeau to visit Africa next week, his office says

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 04:50 GMT

Trudeau is to visit Ethiopia and Senegal, as well as Germany, before his trip ends on February 14.

Prime Minister to officially inaugurate 51st CIBF, today

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 01:03 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, and a number of ministers, will officially inaugurate the activities of the 51st Cairo International Book Fair under the slogan: "Egypt Africa .. A Culture of Diversity”.

51st CIBF's Control Room to be managed by Abdel Dayem

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 02:36 GMT

The 51st edition of the Cairo International Book Fair is scheduled to run from Jan. 22 to Feb. 4, 2020 in Egypt International Exhibitions Center in the Fifth Settlement.

Sisi, Senegal's president talk cooperation to counter extremism

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 - 08:34 GMT

Sisi on Wednesday expressed Egypt's willingness to cooperate with Senegal, as a country that spreads moderate Islamic thought in West Africa region, to combat extremist ideology, the Presidency said in a statement.

Africa Cup champs Algeria return to hero's welcome

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 - 07:15 GMT

Africa Cup of Nations champions Algeria arrived home Saturday to a hero's welcome from a huge crowd of joyful supporters and a "water salute" for their plane at Algiers airport.

More than 2.5K visas issued for Algerians to attend AFCON

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 - 08:25 GMT

More than 2,000 visas have been granted by the Egyptian Consulate to Algerians since the beginning of the African Cup of Nations.

Algeria crowned AFCON winners for the second time in their history

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 - 08:03 GMT

The dessert warriors won their second title in the history since 1990.

3K Algerian fans arrive in Egypt to attend AFCON final

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 - 10:38 GMT

The Algerian government has decided to operate 28 flights to Egypt to carry fans wishing to support their national team.

We have the chance to write history, Guediora

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 - 09:59 GMT

Algeria produced a wonderful performance during the tournament and they aim to win the trophy on Friday night at Cairo Stadium.

Egypt’s host is brilliant: Riyad Mahrez

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 - 05:20 GMT

Algeria's captain, Riad Mehrez, stressed that Egypt's efforts in hosting the African Cup of Nations are very special.

Belmadi praises Cisse ahead of AFCON final

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 12:40 GMT

Belmadi expects an interesting clash against Senegal’s manager, Aliou Cisse, at 2019 Africa Cup of Nations final next Friday.

Blailey thanks Egyptian fans for supporting Algeria

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 12:24 GMT

The Desert Warriors showed a wonderful performance in front of Algerian and Egyptian fans who packed the stadium to witness Algeria’s victory over Nigeria.

Having luck is a must to win tournaments: Sadio Mane

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 12:14 GMT

Mane sees his team lucky in their 1-0 win over Tunisia on Sunday to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Final.

This generation is better than mine, Cisse

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 12:01 GMT

Senegal’s only appearance in the final was in 2002 in Mali and Cisse was the national team’s captain during the tournament.

Senegal are better than us: Badra

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Tunisia former Captain, Khalid Badra, believes that Tunisia will have a tough battle against Senegal to reach the final.

We hope this year will be the right one: Cisse

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:43 GMT

Senegal’s best achievement at the competition was playing the final in 2002 against Cameroon when they lost by penalty shootouts.

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