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Seedstars World 2016

No article this week, just a link to a start-up competition happening in the city next month. Register to attend below if you want to eyeball some hustles. 25 kata lagi


Africana Librarianship Anyone?

If I say. . .

ceebu jën



wax print boubous


the Atlantic

taxis and car rapides

. . . do you know where we are? 771 kata lagi

This Is Awesome

Nasser Al-Attiyah competed at the Olympics

Nasser Al-Attiyah, winner of the 2011 & 2014 Dakar Rally (and reigning WRC2 champion) competed last week in the Olympic Skeet Shooting. The Rio competition was Al-Attiyah’s 6th Olympic Games and he went into the games as a favourite having claimed bronze in London. 21 kata lagi


The Journey of a single bag of rice - Part I

At first glance, unloading cargo from a vessel looks like a horde of ants invading a juicy piece of cake. The vessel is huge, the people are little, and up and down the swaying ladder attached to the side of the ship, we (underwriters), insurers, other surveyors, dockers and supervisors climb on board to join the crew and get down to work. 597 kata lagi

Personal Journal

Toubab Dialow

Last weekend was a long weekend and a friend of mine invited me to tag along on a group trip to Saly for the weekend. Excited by the prospect of just showing up with my bikini and snacks, I said yes. 287 kata lagi


Day Trip to Ngor Island

When my host family told me we were going to the beach on Sunday, our day off, my first thought was, what do I wear?  1.307 kata lagi

Sisters In Senegal 2016

The Village of Ouakam

Ouakam is a small fishing village and an arrondissement of Senegal’s capital, Dakar. That means that as Dakar has expanded out from the farthest point of Senegal’s peninsula, Ouakam has been somewhat pulled into the busy life of the nation’s main city. 580 kata lagi

Sisters In Senegal 2016