People on the streets in Dakar celebrate Senegal's election result
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Senegal parties celebrate Macky Sall's election victory

The winner of Senegal's presidential election, Macky Sall, has hailed a "new era" for the country, signalling an end to Abdoulaye Wade's 12 years in power.

As news of the results came through, jubilant street parties were held across the capital Dakar.

  • 26 Mar 2012
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