Abdoulaye Wade

Abdoulaye Wade

Abdoulaye Wade is a Senegalese politician who was President of Senegal from 2000 to 2012. He is also the Secretary-General of the Senegalese Democratic Party and has led the party since it was founded in 1974. A long-time opposition leader, he ran for President four times, beginning in 1978, before he was elected in 2000. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Abdoulaye Wade has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 News Conference as a Minister for the State of Senegal. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2004 with an average of 410 views per program. Most appearances with Thabo Mbeki (2). Most common tag: Africa.

Appearances by Title:c. April 1, 2000 - Present President, Senegal Videos: 4 c. April 20, 1992 - Present Minister, State, Senegal Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Future of Africa

    Future of Africa

    The panel talked about the degeneration of Zimbabwean social and political institutions, specifically the weak currency and failing medical and…

  • United Nations General Assembly Speeches

    United Nations General Assembly Speeches

    Presidents spoke about foreign policy issues and various other topics for consideration by the United Nations at the annual…

  • Global Democracy

    Global Democracy

    The panelists answered audience members' questions.

  • U.S.-Senegal Relations

    U.S.-Senegal Relations

    On the first day of his five nation Africa tour, President Bush met with Senegalese President Wade on Goree Island, a former…

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