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Wood market in Senegal’s capital burnt to the ground

Wood market in Senegal’s capital burnt to the ground

A historic wood market in Senegal’s capital Dakar went up in flames Saturday night, with firefighters still quenching the smouldering remains the following morning, AFP journalists saw. Named Parc Lambaye, the market lies in the built-up centre of the sprawling seaside city, and is known for its woodwork such as doorframes and cabinets. “There were no […]