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    Senegal statue triggers controversy - 27 Sept 09

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    Al Jazeera English

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    An enormous bronze statue, nearing completion in Senegal, is proving to be a huge source of controversy.

    The multi-million dollar structure is called the Monument of the African Renaissance.

    But for those living in poverty nearby, it's a permanent reminder of a government that's got its priorities wrong.