Coumba Gawlo Seck calls young people to believe in Africa

Credits: APS   The singer and songwriter Coumba Gawlo Seck has solemnly called  young Africans to stay in their countries to work and earn their living.   “Young people must stay and live in Africa. It is necessary to belive and say out loud that our country is the best,” said the Senegalese singer, APS’s […]


170 Senegalese migrants to arrive today from Libya at LSS airport

Credits: Xalimanews   The Government of Senegal, through the National Committee for the Management of Refugees, Returnees and Displaced Persons (CNRRPD), is organizing on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 9:15 pm, the reception and assistance of 170 Senegalese migrants from Libya through a charter flight. The reception will take place at the pilgrim’s hangar at […]


Djiby: “We must develop projects in Africa and stop dreaming of Europe”

Credits: Djiby Dia   At 24, Djiby Dia left everything to try to reach Europe. After a month the journet of the Senegalese stops in a detention center in Libya. Back in his country, the young man tries through his songs to discourage other migrants to leave.   The trip from Senegal to Libya lasted […]


Libyan path to Europe turns into dead end for desperate migrants

Credits: Francesco Semprini / La Stampa   In the humanitarian horror that Libya has become, the migrant detention centre at Abu Salim is by no means the worst. Migrant centres in this country, packed with thousands of people seized on the trafficking routes that criss-cross Libya, have become renowned for forced labour, beatings, torture and rape.   […]


CinemArena: The Italian initiative on the risks of irregular migration

Credits: Le Quotidien   The Italian Cooperation Agency, in partnership with the Directorate of cinematography, has begun to travel around Senegal to raise awareness on the risks of irregular migration among potential migrants. Throughout a 45-day campaign called CinémArena, they will use movies to help young people collecting all information on the dangers and the […]


Migration: Senegalese Youth To Perish In Libya

Credits: For the Senegalese youth after the route from Mauritania to the Canary Islands, the passage through Libya constitutes the new open breach for migrants wishing to reach Europe.   However, this route is not only perilous, but also full of pitfalls and for this reason another hundred migrants perished in the Libyan sea […]