Nick Turse
thepoliticalnotebook:

Breaking: President Abdoulaye Wade of Senegal, who tried to bend the rules to be elected for a third term, has conceded the presidential election to his opponent Macky Sall.
Interesting tidbit: Sall was Wade’s campaign manager in 2007.
Photo: Voters wait in line outside polling stations in the Guediawaye neighborhood of Dakar, Senegal. Sunday, March 25, 2012. Rebecca Blackwell/AP

thepoliticalnotebook:

Breaking: President Abdoulaye Wade of Senegal, who tried to bend the rules to be elected for a third term, has conceded the presidential election to his opponent Macky Sall.

Interesting tidbit: Sall was Wade’s campaign manager in 2007.

PhotoVoters wait in line outside polling stations in the Guediawaye neighborhood of Dakar, Senegal. Sunday, March 25, 2012. Rebecca Blackwell/AP

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