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Senegal PM forms new government without singer Youssou N'Dour

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Senegal's new prime minister, Aminata Toure, formed her new government Monday with the notable absence of singer and tourism minister Youssou N'Dour, according to a presidential statement. 

Aminata Toure speaks to the press on May 3, 2013, in Dakar. Toure formed her new government Monday with the notable absence of singer and tourism minister Youssou N'Dour, according to a statement.

The reshuffle came a day after Toure was appointed to replace Abdoul Mbaye, whose government was dismissed without explanation by President Macky Sall after 17 months in office.

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