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Senegal:Online Movement of Discontent: WadeDegage2012

Senegalese youth expresses its displeasure with corruption and nepotism under the administration of President Abdoulaye Wade on blogs and other social networks. The twitter hashtags for the call for change are #WadeDegage2012 and #Kebetu and a dedicated twitter account @WadeDegage2012.  Two Facebook pages were also created: WadeDegage2012 and Senegalese Revolution.

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