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Senegal

Karim Meïssa Wade

Date of Birth: 1 September 1968
Place of Birth: Paris


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Timis under scrutiny

Tension between the two powerful political families has grown since Wade's son Karim Wade was convicted of corruption in March (AC Vol 56 No 7 Karim's presidential appeal)...


Sall and the separatists

He has accused Sall of turning his anti-corruption drive into a series of vendettas against ex-President Wade's son Karim Wade and other members of Wade's inner circle (AC Vol 56 No 7 Karim's presidential appeal)...


Karim's presidential appeal

The most difficult dossier that the new Supreme Court President Mamadou Badio Camara has to deal with is the appeal by Karim Wade against his conviction for illicit enrichment (AC Vol 55 No 24 Martyr or master-crook)...

Coulibaly is the brother of a former investigative journalist Abdou Latif Coulibaly who before becoming Spokesman for President Macky Sall's government wrote books criticising Karim Wade's business practices...


Sall clears the decks

Wade's formerly governing Parti démocratique sénégalais (PDS) is obsessed with securing the acquittal of its leader's son Karim Wade (see Box)...


Martyr or master-crook

The trial of former President Abdoulaye Wade's son Karim Meïssa Wade which began in July has been adjourned until 22 December after briefly resuming on 1 December...

Ndao's position had been fatally undermined when Karim Wade's most prominent co-defendant Ibrahima Abou Khalil 'Bibo' Bourgi flew to France for medical treatment on 1 October...


Taking a chance on Casamance

Now supporters of former President Abdoulaye Wade and his son Karim Wade whose trial for the diversion of €178 million (US$184 mn...

They dismiss the case against Karim Wade as a political show trial and are trying to mobilise an alliance of opposition parties...


Man with a plan

It is this realisation that has prompted the main target Karim Wade to go on the attack...


Hunt loses momentum

The fraud and embezzlement case against Karim Wade son of ex-President Abdoulaye Wade has changed from an open-and-shut case into a legal labyrinth thanks to the defendant's lawyers...


Shaky Sall seeks solace

Critical decisions over the future of legal action against Karim Wade are expected within days in Dakar as Senegal's anti-corruption court the Cour de répression de l'enrichissement illicite (CREI) considers how to pursue its probe into the affairs of the man who controlled most major project expenditure during the latter years of his father's presidency...

Her first government post was the Justice portfolio overseeing the sensitive Hissène Habré and Karim Wade cases...


Presidential wobbles

PDS rallying around KarimThe former ruling party Parti démocratique Sénégalais (PDS) has rallied around Karim Wade son of ex-President Abdoulaye Wade...

The Cour de répression de l'enrichissement illicite (CREI) a special anti-corruption court which is investigating charges against Karim Wade wanted to place DP World Dakar in receivership claiming that Wade was the owner of the company a charge that DP World has consistently dismissed (AC Vol 54 No 9)...

Claims that have been made about Karim Wade's wealth are dubious because they have only been leaked by police officers and members of the CREI who have been investigating him...

Yet the investigations about which nothing is made formally public could even link Karim Wade and/or his business partners with Sall himself...


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