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Senegal

Abdoulaye Wade

Date of Birth: 29/05/1926


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Forgotten promises

Rufin’s relationship with the family of President Abdoulaye Wade had broken down and there was faction-fighting in the Elysée...


Wade’s one-man band

Power is concentrated in the hands of President Abdoulaye Wade; development strategy is led by his son Karim Wade...


Karim the successor

The presidential succession of Karim Wade is far from a fait accompli not least because his father Abdoulaye Wade does not yet want to step down...


The year ahead

Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade’s North Korean-built Monument de la Renaissance Africaine is an example of all that can go wrong on the slippery descent into authoritarianism and neopatrimonial rule...


Seoul brothers

Following the principle that frequent face-to-face meetings lead to improved relations between countries and premium access to natural resources South Korean President Lee Myung-bak promised the guest of honour Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade that South Korea would double its foreign assistance to Africa in the next three years...


Remaking an old relationship

Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo has called the postcolonial defence agreements hypocritical but Senegal's Abdoulaye Wade fears countries could slide into civil war without the stabilising effect of French troops who dominate EU peacekeeping forces in Chad and CAR...


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