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Senegal Ruling Coalition Loses Vote in Rival Stronghold Dakar

A voter casts a ballot in Dakar, on Jan 23. 

A voter casts a ballot in Dakar, on Jan 23. 

Photographer: Seyllou/AFP/Getty Images

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Senegal’s ruling coalition has conceded defeat in the capital and a key southern city in municipal elections seen as a key test of President Macky Sall’s popularity.