Senegal: Rapper Fou Malade acquitted in court

The procecutor had asked for six months imprisonment to the rapper Fou Malade but eventually, the judge didn’t listen to him and gave him his freedom.


Fou Malade – whose real name is Almamy Malal Talla – was detained after having delivered a speech where he said some controversial remarks about the Senegalese Minister of Interior and to the Director General of Police.

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» Freemuse – 26 June 2014:
Senegal: Rapper faces six months in prison for criticising authorities