Oil, one of the world’s biggest sourcesof income as well as trouble. Senegal is the latest country to be afflicted with the trouble from it.
Thousands of people took to the streets of the capital Dakar to protest oil contracts condemned as fraudulent in a new demonstration following accusations of corruption against the Senegalese President’s brother.
The president’s younger brother, Aliou Sall, is said to have received $250,000 from a Romanian businessman linked to the oil market. Senegalese people are demanding transparent management of their black gold.
Some demonstrators are calling for justice on the matter while the bolder ones are asking Macky Sall to resign.