Senegal nearly surrounds The Gambia, a country occupying a narrow sliver of land along the banks of theGambia River, which separates Senegal's southern region of Casamance from the rest of the country.
Senegal also shares a maritime border with Cape Verde. Senegal's economic and political capital is Dakar.
Moreover, Emir Sanusi Lamido Sanusi departed from lagos to Senegal in a private jet this Afternoon.
Emir Sanusi serves as the leader of the Tijaniyya Sufi order in Nigeria, historically the second most important Muslim position in Nigeria after the Sultan of Sokoto who is the leader of the more populous Qadiriyya sufi order in Nigeria but after his deposition, he got the biggest Islamic title in Africa.
He was crowned as the leader of the Dhariqatul Tijjaniyya group thereby making him the new caliph, Khalifa of the group in Nigeria.
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