Abdoulaye Wade

Type: Person
Name: Abdoulaye Wade
Title: President of Senegal
Date of Birth: 29/05/1929
Place of Birth: Kébémer, Louga Region
Nationality: Senegal
Fact Sheet: Biography for Abdoulaye Wade
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 49 mins ago - 1 reports

Senegal police disperse crowds as ex-president’s return delayed

Home / World / on April 23, 2014 9:46 pm in World / no commentsDAKAR (Reuters) – Senegalese police dispersed hundreds of supporters of former President Abdoulaye Wade who gathered at Dakar airport on More …Source: WorldShare this Post Tweet [embedded ... [Published Truth - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Senegal, Dakar, Auckland, Police
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Senegal’s Wade to return home

Senegal’s former president Abdoulaye Wade was due to return home today after two years abroad following his election defeat, with his son facing jail for corruption. ... [Published Tanzania Citizen - 4 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 10 reports

Senegal police disperse crowds as ex-president's return delayed

DAKAR, April 23 (Reuters) - Senegalese police dispersed hundreds of supporters of former President Abdoulaye Wade who gathered at Dakar airport on Wednesday to welcome him back two years after losing power, but his return was delayed after his flight ... [Published TrustMedia - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Ex-Senegalese president's trip home in limbo

Rail safety effort marred by squabbling Rail safety effort marred by squabblingUpdated: Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:34 PM EDT 2014-04-23 18:34:34 GMTSpurred by a series of fiery train crashes, a push by government and industry to make safer tank cars used ... [Published ABC6.com - 9 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Former Senegalese Leader Set to Return Home Wednesday

Former Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade is expected to return home Wednesday from France, where he has been living since his 2012 electoral defeat by current President Macky Sall.But, his Senegalese Democratic Party (PDS) said the government has ordered ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 17 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Malema defends bling lifestyle

Itumeleng MafisaEFF leader Julius Malema, who is famed for his shiny Louis Vutton shoes and driving around in a Mercedes-Benz, has defended his lifestyle and expensive tastes.At a media briefing in Braamfontein yesterday, a member of the public stood ... [Published The New Age Online - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Senegal orders cancellation of rally to welcome back ex-president, voted out after protests

Officials in Senegal have ordered the cancellation of a rally planned to welcome back former President Abdoulaye Wade who was voted out of office two years ago after violent protests. ... [Published FOXNews.com - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Senegal's ex-president Wade to return home

Dakar (AFP) - Senegal's former president Abdoulaye Wade is due to return home Wednesday after moving abroad following his election defeat, his party said, a move that comes as his son faces trial for corruption.Wade, who held power from 2000 to 2012, ... [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Senegal leader’s son to be tried for corruption

Dakar: The flamboyant “super minister” son of former Senegalese leader Abdoulaye Wade is to be tried in June for corruption after accumulating a fortune valued at well over $1 billion, a judicial source said on Thursday.Karim Wade, 45, is alleged to have ... [Published The Gulf Today - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

KARIM WADE TO BE TRIED FOR EMBEZZLEMENT

Karim Wade, son of former president Abdoulaye Wade, will remain detained without bail until his trial in two months for illegally amassing a fortune, announced Justice ministry sources.Wade has been detained at the Rebeuss prison for a year and the Judge ... [Published Misna - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Senegal ex-president's son to be tried for corruption

DAKAR - The flamboyant "super minister" son of former Senegalese leader Abdoulaye Wade is to be tried in June for corruption after accumulating a fortune valued at well over US$1 billion, a judicial source said on Thursday.Karim Wade is alleged to have ... [Published Asiaone - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

AFP - Senegal-politics-corruption-trial lead

Senegal-politics-corruption-trial leadContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Senegal ex-president's son to be tried for corruption: judicial sourceDAKAR, April 17, 2014 (AFP) - The son of former Senegalese president Abdoulaye Wade is to be tried in June for corruption ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 17 2014]

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"I came to welcome back my president," said Diagna Diage, 45, a Wade supporter waiting near the airport. "the new government, it is just wasting time. the road we are standing on now, wade's government built that."
"we're not changing our plans. we're going to the meeting. hopefully everyone will come to the meeting" Wade told radio station RTI before boarding his plane for Dakar, adding that he had no intention to "destabilise" Senegal
"macky sall has used the idea of battling corruption to fight karim, to convict him, to take away his civil rights so he won't stand in 2017" said Wade, 87

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Senegal’s Wade to return home [Published Tanzania Citizen - 4 hours ago]
Senegal police disperse crowds as ex-president’... [Published Truth - 5 hours ago]
Senegal police disperse crowds as ex-president'... [Published TrustMedia - 6 hours ago]
Senegal’s Wade Denied Permission to Land Plane [Published Bloomberg - 7 hours ago]
Senegal's exile ex-president comes home to supp... [Published GlobalPost - 7 hours ago]
Ex-Senegalese president's trip home in limbo [Published ABC6.com - 9 hours ago]
Anxiety ahead of Wade arrival in Senegal [Published Africa Review - 10 hours ago]
Rallies cancelled in Dakar ahead of Wade's return [Published Daily Nation - 15 hours ago]
Senegal bans Wade homecoming rally [Published StarAfrica.com - 15 hours ago]
Wade expected in Senegal [Published IOL - 16 hours ago]
Former Senegalese Leader Set to Return Home Wed... [Published DailyMe.Com - 17 hours ago]
Former Senegalese Leader Set to Return Home Wed... [Published Big News Network - 17 hours ago]
Former Leader Set to Return Home... [Published AllAfrica.com - 18 hours ago]
GATHERING FOR RESTURN OF FORMER PRESIDENT WADE ... [Published Misna - 18 hours ago]
Former Senegalese Leader Set to Return Home Wed... [Published VOA News - 20 hours ago]
Malema defends bling lifestyle [Published The New Age Online - 23 hours ago]
Senegal orders cancellation of rally to welcome... [Published FOXNews.com - Apr 22 2014]
Senegal's ex-president Wade to return home [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 21 2014]
AFP - Senegal-politics [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 21 2014]
Embassy construction fuels protests amid Senega... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 20 2014]
Senegal leader’s son to be tried for corrup... [Published The Gulf Today - Apr 17 2014]
Senegal ex-president's son to be tried for corr... [Published Ein News - Apr 17 2014]
KARIM WADE TO BE TRIED FOR EMBEZZLEMENT [Published Misna - Apr 17 2014]
Senegal ex-president's son to be tried for corr... [Published Asiaone - Apr 17 2014]
Senegal ex-president's son to be tried for corr... [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 17 2014]
AFP - Senegal-politics-corruption-trial lead [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 17 2014]
DAKAR: Senegalese activists rally against Dakar... [Published Voxafrica - Apr 17 2014]
President Macky Sall: 'Senegal is an island of ... [Published EuroNews - Apr 16 2014]
Anti-corruption judges to rule on Senegal ex-pr... [Published CapitalFM - Apr 16 2014]
Ex-President Wade returns to Dakar, 23 April [Published StarAfrica.com - Apr 15 2014]
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