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Stories with place: Dakar
  • Georgia signs forward Diatta as transfer from Southern Idaho 
    Updated: Apr-20-16 5:15 pm

    ATHENS, Georgia - Georgia has signed forward Pape Diatta (pronounced Pop Dee-ah-tuh), a native of Dakar, Senegal who has played the last two years for the College of Southern Idaho.

  • Senegal takes in 2 Libyan prisoners from Guantanamo 
    Updated: Apr-04-16 2:04 pm

    DAKAR, Senegal - Senegal has agreed to take in two Libyans who spent nearly 14 years in custody at the U.S. base in Cuba without charge, becoming the second country in West Africa to accept former detainees, officials said Monday.