Senegal is reeling after the dying of Pape Ibrahim Gueye, higher often known as Papito Kara on social networks. Recognized for his humorous press evaluations, Papito Kara died aboard an unlawful canoe certain for the Spanish Canary Islands because the nation experiences a large departure of migrants this yr.
Frozen to dying on the highway to the Canary Islands alongside 5 different folks, Papito Kara set off in full secrecy from Kayar on October 24. The 31-year-old younger man who labored within the media reminiscent of Leral TV was identified for his satirical press evaluations, usually vital of the regime in place, which had been adopted by his 147,000 subscribers on Fb.
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Written by Théa Ollivier, translated by allAfrica