map of Senegal showing capital Dakar

Eight people are reported to have died after a wall collapsed in a football stadium in Senegal.

Many more are thought to have been wounded.

It happened at Demba Diop stadium in the capital, Dakar, during League Cup final between Stade de Mbour and Union Sportive Ouakam.

Several media outlets report that fighting broke out between rival fans and police responded by using tear gas, which led to panic.

Via: BBC News – Home — http://ift.tt/2tXj1aQ

July 16, 2017 at 02:18AM