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Female mechanics get in gear in Senegal

9 September 2013 Last updated at 06:05 BST

Women in the West Africa state of Senegal have opened their own car workshop, calling it Women Auto, in the capital Dakar.

They say they would like to have female mechanic staff only, but the lack of women professionals on the market means they still had to hire male colleagues.

Thomas Fessy reports from Dakar.