Beyond national elections, the Y’en a Marre political movement is changing Senegalese civic and political life for future generations.
Being a pro-democracy, nonviolent youth activist is a dangerous thing in some countries. Like in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
As far as rap group Keur Gui are concerned, nothing has changed in Senegal.
Latest episode of Radio Netherlands Worldwide’s ‘My Song’ series features politically engaged Senegalese rappers
Fed up with what a group of young Senegalese describe as the state of mind of
Will popular resistance against the one-party rule of President Blaise Compaore in Burkina Faso succeed?
A new film makes the case that a combination of hip-hop, new media technology, globalization and youth energy inspired Y’en a Marre.
Senegalese collective who brought Abdoulaye Wade down reinvents media activism.
Does the arrest of Karim Wade, the former president's son, mean “the time when one could pillage public goods is over” in Senegal?
A campaign in Senegal wants to put public pressure on the government to follow-though on criminal investigations in order to get justice for victims of violence and torture.
Once again, demonstrating Azonto’s global reach, the Azonto London Allstars conquer a myriad of urban landscapes
One of the key groups that engineered the ousting of Senegalese president, Abdoulaye Wade - he wanted to change the constitution to stay in power - was a youthful grassroots social movement group founded by a collective of rappers.
8 of 13 Senegalese opposition candidates trying to unseat Abdoulaye Wade in the upcoming presidential elections