In coronavirus, Senegal rappers find a new enemy to fight

DAKAR (Reuters) – Dressed in hooded medical suits and protective goggles, Senegal’s activist hip-hop group Y’en a Marre rap about washing hands, disposing of used tissues and avoiding crowds... Read more »

France to try former IAAF chief Diack for corruption, money laundering: source

FILE PHOTO: President of International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Lamine Diack answers a question at a news conference in Beijing, China in this August 20, 2015 file picture.... Read more »

Trafigura’s Puma Energy hires BAML for asset sale: sources

LONDON (Reuters) – Puma Energy, the retail and storage arm of commodities trader Trafigura, has hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) to run the sale of some of... Read more »

Japan’s gentleman equestrian at heart of Olympics corruption probe

TOKYO (Reuters) – Surrounded by reporters in March, Tsunekazu Takeda, teary-eyed and blinking as cameras flashed around him, explained his decision to step down as Japan’s Olympics chief. “I... Read more »

Senegal PM says President Sall won re-election in first round of vote

Senegal’s President and a candidate for the upcoming presidential elections Macky Sall, speaks after casting his vote at a polling station as his wife Marem Faye Sall stands behind... Read more »

In solemn Paris ceremony, Macron leads global WW1 Armistice commemorations

PARIS (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron led tributes to the millions of soldiers killed in World War One on Sunday, using an emotional ceremony in Paris attended by scores... Read more »