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Macky Sall

Date of Birth: 11 December 1961
Place of Birth: Fatick, Senegal


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Macky Sall buys some time

After two weeks of protest and the most violent clashes between demonstrators and the security forces seen in decades leaving at least 10 dead and 600 injured the government of President Macky Sall and supporters of his prime opponent Ousmane Sonko have retreated into an uneasy calm...

Tables turnedToday's crisis is a turning of the tables for Macky Sall who nine years ago was himself the popular opposition challenger defeating President Abdoulaye Wade who had super-promoted his son Karim and then fudged the rules to run for a third term...


Sall roots out rebels

The MFDC sent statements to newspapers in both Senegal and Guinea Bissau calling the offensive President 'Macky Sall's mad adventure' and vowing revenge...


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The junta haggles on transition

Senegal's President Macky Sall persuaded fellow Ecowas leaders to soften the sanctions and allow in food fuel and medicine to protect the wellbeing of ordinary Malians and sustain the twin campaigns against jihadist terrorism and Covid-19...

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The Presidents' club backs Keïta

On 23 July a procession of regional heads of state gathered in Bamako: President Muhammadu Buhari (Nigeria) Mahamadou Issoufou (Niger) Nana Akufo-Addo (Ghana) Alassane Ouattara (Côte d'Ivoire) and Macky Sall (Senegal)...


Fake news flashback

An article smearing President Macky Sall's radical opponent in last year's presidential election may have been the work of one the country's most influential investigative journalists Baba Aidara according to a BBC World Service documentary on 14 June...


IMF backs rapid funds

President Macky Sall is determined on a campaign of strict controls to get a grip on the pandemic and is sending out a strong message...


Spoiling for a fight

Maada Bio's government could also be wary of the ongoing impact of a major scandal in Senegal involving Timis's obtaining of gas field licences for his company PetroTim and his close relationship with Senegalese President Macky Sall's brother Aliou...


Opposition out of sorts

Oumar Sarr whom Wade dismissed as Deputy General Secretary as punishment for joining President Macky Sall's national dialogue talks in May leads a growing dissident faction (AC Vol 55 No 4 Hunt loses momentum)...

There has been speculation that President Macky Sall might grant a pardon to Khalifa but that's unlikely so long as he presents a potential electoral threat...


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