The origin of the name "Senegal", is said to come from the African Wolof Tribe name of a dugout canoe in the land of Teranga (hospitality). .
senegal gets its name from the… senegal river that runs around the half of the countries borders. but i do not know where the actual name comes from, maybe someone else can help. (MORE)
i am from senegal and their are lots of things you can do over their like vist their new monument which is taller then the statue of liberty they been working on it forever yo…u can learn how to dance which is a crazy experinence but take this from me senegal is more prettier then atlanta ga i know you wont belive that and if you have 3,000 dollars then go cheack it out its just another prospective from a 11 year old girl (MORE)
Macky Sall is the President of Senegal. He became the fourth President of Senegal on 2012 April 7. Macky Sall is a geological engineer by profession, previously holding the p…osition of National Security of Mines and Industry, before taking other offices including the post of Prime Minister of Senegal from 2004 April 21 to 2007 June 19. After Wade was re-elected in 2007, Sall was made the President of the National Assembly on 2007 June 20. However, political differences forced Sall to resign on 2008 November 9, at which point he formed his own party. He ran for president in 2012, placing second in the first round, but obtaining most of the other opposition votes, he won the run-off election. (MORE)
The motto is in French: "Un Peuple, Un But, Une Foi" Translated to English this means: One People, One Goal (or aim), One Faith snegal is smaller than the usa just a fact …thats all by my fellow Friends. (MORE)