Sufi brotherhoods lose key diplomatic posts as Macky Sall reshuffles Gulf envoys

Senegal's President Macky Sall.
Senegal's President Macky Sall. © Annegret Hilse/Reuters
The president is making sweeping changes to several key ambassadorial posts in the Arab world. The powerful Mouride and Tidjane orders are about to lose their long-held prominence there. [...] (357 words)
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