WBEZ | Abdoulaye Wade http://www.wbez.org/tags/abdoulaye-wade Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Senegalese head to the polls this weekend amid growing protest http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2012-02-24/senegalese-head-polls-weekend-amid-growing-protest-96719 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2012-February/2012-02-24/AP120223120870.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>There is mounting anger in the streets of Senegal ahead of this Sunday’s elections. &nbsp;Voters are angry that President Abdoulaye Wade is seeking a third term. They say it violates the constitution, but a court appointed by Wade agreed with the president.&nbsp; <em>Worldview</em> takes a look at the election issues and the candidates, which include a world music star, with <a href="http://www.mville.edu/mymville/faculty-aamp-staff/profiles/full-time-faculty/mbodj-mohamed.html" target="_blank">Mohamed Mbodj</a>, professor of history at Manhattanville College.</p></p> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 19:28:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2012-02-24/senegalese-head-polls-weekend-amid-growing-protest-96719