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"Tropicalization" : Adapting to Life in Dakar

Sand-swept streets, evening prayers and giant mangoes. Welcome to Dakar.

After nearly thirty hours of continuous travel and no sleep, I finally arrived at the newly constructed Blaise Diagne International Airport on the outskirts of Dakar, Senegal. 1.729 kata lagi


Dispatches from Dakar #2

Writing in Wolof                                                       

Mamadou Ba, Professor of African Literature at Cheikh Anta Diop University (UCAD) teaches the APA Contemporary Francophone Literature course, focusing on written literature. 1.056 kata lagi

Dakarföraren Annie Seel lyfter internationell tjejsatsning i Midnattssolsrallyt


Dakarföraren Annie Seel lyfter internationell tjejsatsning i Midnattssolsrallyt

Midnattssolsrallyt, Vimmerby 26-30 juni

Dakarföraren Annie Seel står på startlinjen i årets Midnattssolsrally som går av stapeln 26-30 juni i Vimmerby med omnejd. 339 kata lagi


SENEGAL: Air Senegal Orders Two Airbus A330neo

Senegal’s national carrier, Air Senegal, signed a firm order for two Airbus A330neo aircraft.

The order follows on from the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed in November at the Dubai Airshow. 639 kata lagi


"A casa loro", o meglio all'officina di Mar.

E’ comodo avere un meccanico sotto casa, c’è poco da fare. Il nostro lo abbiamo ereditato con la macchina, un po’ come accade quando passi la macchina usata a qualcuno di fiducia: “guarda che la macchina me l’ha seguita Mar, ecco il numero, è vicino la spiaggia di Virage”. 1.041 kata lagi


Ramadan's Magic Hour: Ndogou

The light fades from golden to gray as sundown approaches, a signal to those fasting for Ramadan that it’s almost time to break the day’s fast. 223 kata lagi

Human Angle Stories

Hilux Dakar - talking tough

Toyota South Africa has an established history of commemorating Hilux models with special edition offerings – usually branded Legend – but its latest version is an aggressive looking interation aptly called the Dakar in honour of the racing vehicles it produces. 535 kata lagi

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