Mame Bassine NIANG|
An author from Senegal
writing in French
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Mame Bassine Niang is the daughter of Bouna Sémou Niang and Mbayang
Madjiguène Débo. She was born in Senegal in 1951. Upon
completing Studies in Law, she became the first black women lawyer admitted to
Dakar's Judiciary, in 1975. Ms Niang is one of the founding Member of the
Senegalese Women Lawyers and the Vice president of the International Federation
of Women Lawyers (FIDA). An expert in international politics, she is often
called to participate in fact finding missions. Mame Bassine Niang passed away in 2013.
Mémoires pour mon père. Dakar: Les Nouvelles Editions Africaines du Sénégal, 1997. (222p.). ISBN 2-7236-1113-2. Biography.
The University of Western Australia/French
Created: 16 August 2002
Modified: 01 February 2014
Archived: 01 February 2014