Sports and cultural activities have been suspended in Senegal following a stampede at a stadium in which 8 people were killed.

According to President Macky Sall’s spokesperson, Seydou Gueye, events will resume in a month – after election campaigns.

The tragedy occured when Stade de Mbour and Union Sportive Ouakam fans clashed during the Senegalese Football League final game at Demba Diop stadium in Dakar.

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