Keeping it Real in Koungheul July 13th 2010 Salaam aleekum! Greetings from Koungheul!
Where is Koungheul? you ask. Well, take the one road out of Dakar and drive to Kaolack. From here, take the one road to Tambacounda and drive for about two and a half hours. Tada! Welcome to Koungheul. We are essentially in the Middle of Nowhere.
Koungheul is a bustling town of nearly 20,000 (according to Wikipedia) but that seems awfully large. The ... read more
Africa » Senegal » Kaffrine Region » Koungheul Independent from France in 1960, Senegal joined with The Gambia to form the nominal confederation of Senegambia in 1982. However, the envisaged integration of the two countries was never carried out, and the union was dissolved in 1989. Despite peace... ... read more