The embattled Mayor of the Senegalese capital, Dakar back in court to answer to charges of corruption and money laundering

  • 17.03.2017


    Khalifa Sall was detained last week after weeks of investigations by State prosecutors.

    His supporters say his prosecution is politically-motivated and accuse President Macky Sall of witch - hunting in a bid to stop the Mayor contesting in the 2019 presidential election.
    Dieynaba Thiam is a special adviser to the Mayor. She spoke to Kara Thioune