Momar Dieng is a freelance Senegalese journalist based in Dakar.

He is the director of the investigative website Previously he worked as the former director in the daily Tribune and the former editor-in-chief of the newspaper Enquête. Dieng worked for Senegalese daily Walfadjri as a correspondent in France. 

Momar is a member of CENOZO and ICIJ.



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Momar Dieng

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How China's appetite for peanuts slams Senegal's own arachis oil industry

  • Agriculture
  • Economy
  • Industry

PARIS - DAKAR - During the last decade, Chinese appetite makes peanuts the new “gold” in Senegal. The two countries signed an agreement in 2014, and now China becomes the leading import country of Senegal's peanuts. 

Mafia in Africa 2

  • Industry
  • Organised crime

Mafia in Africa 2 exposes the fraudulent business empire of Italian criminal Curio Pintus, who was sentenced to three years in jail in 2001 for laundering drug money for the 'ndrangheta, but remains active as CEO of US “merchant bank”, the Pintus Group.