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Abdoulaye Wade

Date of Birth: 29/05/1926


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Poor turnout in Dakar

The Forum was organised by Cheikh Tidiane Gadio, a former Foreign Minister under ex-President Abdoulaye Wade and a failed presidential candidate in 2012...


Frank’s fickle fortunes

Critics, led by ex-President Abdoulaye Wade, claim Aliou Sall has a massive personal interest in the deal but he denies it, saying he is only an employee...


Timis under scrutiny

Concern that the President’s brother might be profiting directly from Senegal’s oil potential had been voiced by former President Abdoulaye Wade, who accused him of ‘owning 30% of Senegal’s oil’ through his connection with Timis (AC Vol 55 No 24, Martyr or master-crook)...


Sall and the separatists

The antithesis of the grandstanding flourishes of his predecessor, Abdoulaye Wade, his style has made him important friends...


Karim's presidential appeal

The son of ex-President Abdoulaye Wade was sentenced to six years in prison and fined US$226 million on 23 March...


Sall clears the decks

In one of the measures designed to lengthen his stay in power, his predecessor, ex-President Abdoulaye Wade, had extended the presidential term by two years...


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...

After ex-President Abdoulaye Wade accused Aliou Sall of having informally acquired shares in oil exploration company Petro-Tim Limited, Aliou is now suing Wade for libel...


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...

Peacemaking revivedFormer President Abdoulaye Wade's preferred tactic was to attempt to divide MFDC by buying off certain factions...


Macky the knife

She had also made the anti-corruption campaign against ex-President Abdoulaye Wade's son Karim very much her own...


The Caliph's council

When Abdoulaye Wade, himself a Mouride, came to power, a delicate balance of power was upset – among the brotherhoods on the one hand and between the divines and the temporal powers on the other...


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