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Abdoulaye Wade

Date of Birth: 29/05/1926


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Selected heads roll

The commanding lead was not unexpected given that former President Abdoulaye Wade’s Parti démocratique sénégalais (PDS) has spent most of the past three months tearing itself apart...


Senegal ousts Wade

There had been fears that Abdoulaye Wade might steal the election if he looked like losing or that a restive military would dislodge him if he did so (AC Vol 53 No 5 Wade poll shock)...


Habre hangs on

Ever since he has proved untouchable under Abdoulaye Wade and his predecessor Abdou Diouf (AC Vol 42 No 22 Desert fox)...


Wade poll shock

President Abdoulaye Wade’s failed to clear the 50% hurdle in the first round of the presidential election on 26 February and must slug it out again on 18 March...


Diplomatic challenge

He lamented the lack of public criticism of President Abdoulaye Wade’s attempts to take a third term in Senegal...


Wade rallies

After looking distinctly lacklustre in recent weeks President Abdoulaye Wade’s prospects for re-election have brightened considerably while the opposition looks divided and riot police keep the streets on lockdown...


Wade digs his heels in

The prospects for massively increased violence in Dakar are strong after several people died in the last days of January during opposition rallies against President Abdoulaye Wade...


President Sall’s priorities

The new President is making discrete changes to relations with Asian countries established under his predecessor Abdoulaye Wade...


Macky Sall

His victory in the second-round runoff ended Abdoulaye Wade’s twelve years in power along with his attempts to secure a third term...


N’Dour wades in

The entrance of international pop star media mogul and child of the Dakar slums Youssou N'Dour on to the political stage has galvanised the race for the presidency and introduced a note of desperation into the campaign of a hitherto complacent President Abdoulaye Wade...


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