Opposition leader Bassirou Diomaye Faye emerges as frontrunner in Senegal’s presidential election, with rivals conceding defeat.

The peaceful vote follows years of unrest against incumbent Macky Sall. Faye’s Pastef party, led by Ousmane Sonko, gains momentum despite initial challenges.

The race may head to a run-off, but Faye’s victory seems likely. Final results are awaited, but Faye’s supporters celebrate in Dakar.

The election marks a pivotal moment for Senegal’s political landscape.

Source : BBC


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