|Algeria: MPs Adopt Finance Bill 2015|
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -The National People's Assembly (Lower House- APN) adopted Wednesday, the Finance Bill 2015 at a plenary session chaired by
Mali: Algiers Talks Are Mali's Best Chance for Peace
[ISS]Talks in Algeria about the future stability of Mali were suspended at the end of last week. This came amid fears that the internal divisions among armed groups in the north of Mali could again scupper a lasting peace agreement. Renewed violence in Mali, notably the killing of nine United (...)
Seagate set to invest in Africa
Africa as a region has been attracting attention and focus in the IT sector over the past two years due to the vast growth opportunities. Seagate has placed a three year strategy to grow its presence and investments in Africa, with their key focus being Kenya, Nigeria and Algeria since 2013....
[IT News Africa] 24/10/2014
Injuries Characterise Flames Vs Mali Match
Flames Captain Joseph Kamwendo will be out of action for two weeks following an injury he picked during a game aganst Algeria game last Wednesday in a 2015 African Cup Of Nations qualifier. Kamwendo was taken off stage in the first half after stretching his muscle. ” l have been advised to rest (...)
[Malawi Voice] 24/10/2014
Algeria: Cypriot FM Starts Three-Day Visit to Algeria
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides arrived Wednesday in Algiers for a three-day official visit, at the invitation of his counterpart Ramtane Lamamra, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a (...)
Algeria: Police Demonstration is Symptom of Vacant Leadership
Competition between Arab and Berber tribes for jobs and land often ends in violent confrontations in Ghardaia. Ghardaia is situated in the center of Algeria in the Sahara desert. On October 12, tribal tensions flared up again as it did so many times in the past (...)
[The North Africa Journal] 22/10/2014
Tunisia: Alarming Threats Ahead of Polls
[ICG]Tunis/Brussels -The growing link between cartels and armed jihadi militants along Tunisia's borders with Algeria and Libya, combined with heightened ideological polarisation, could form an explosive mix ahead of Tunisia's legislative and presidential (...)
Algeria: Tension Rises With Morocco
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Morocco's Chargé d'Affaires in Algiers was summoned Sunday to the ministry of Foreign Affairs, where he was received by the secretary general, Abdelhamid Senouci Bereksi, over the verbal escalation by senior Moroccan officials against Algeria, a ministry's (...)
Mali: UN Calls for 'Spirit of Compromise'
[UN News]Welcoming the scheduled resumption on 19 October of the inter-Malian negotiation process in Algiers, the United Nations Security Council today called on all parties in Mali "to engage in good faith and in the spirit of compromise" in the talks towards the ultimate end of agreeing a (...)
Western Sahara: Rights Generally Respected at Polisario-Run Sahrawi Camps
[HRW]Algiers -Refugees from the Western Sahara conflict who have been living in camps in the Algerian desert for four decades seem to be generally able to leave the camps if they wish, but face curbs on some rights, Human Rights Watch said in a report issued today. The camps are run by the (...)
Algeria: Algeria's 'Disappeared'
[HRW]Algeria has given Human Rights Watch entry visas for the first time since 2005. Back for the first time in years, I find the families of those "disappeared" during the bloody civil war in the 1990s still holding regular demonstrations, chanting "Give us back our sons" on a sidewalk in (...)
Algeria: Police Protest in Algiers
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Law enforcement officers who had staged protests in Ghardaia have ended their movement Wednesday and joined their posts, while in Algiers the demonstrations continue.
Algeria: Alcatel-Lucent to meet ultra-broadband demand
Alcatel-Lucent is providing DJEZZY (OTA) with its 9500 Microwave Packet Radio solution, which will essentially upgrade OTA’s mobile backhaul architecture in order to meet demand created by expanding ownership of smartphones. Philip Tohme, CEO of DJEZZY (OTA) stated that: “Our customers are (...)
[IT News Africa] 14/10/2014
Flames Pilot Joseph Kamwendo Optimistic Of Victory In Algeria On Wednesday
The team lost to Algeria 2-0 at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre last Saturday, and many soccer lovers may already have ruled out any victory in Algeria, but Captain Joseph Kamwendo is optimistic the Flames will upset the tables in Algiers on Wednesday. The DRC based midfielder expressed his optimism (...)
[Malawi Voice] 13/10/2014
Algeria: Agriculture - Algeria, EU Launch Three Twinning Projects
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Three agricultural twinning projects between Algeria and the European Union (EU) have been launched on Sunday here in order to upgrade the regulation and facilitate the access of the Algerian agricultural produces to the European (...)
Malawi/Algeria: What's Next for the Flames?
[Malawi24]The road to 2015 African Cup of Nations looks very difficult for Malawi Nation football team following yesterday's 2 nil loss to group B leaders Algeria at Kamuzu Stadium.
Algeria win again
The Greens defeat Malawi and Tunisia draw in CAN qualifiers, while Morocco win their Mauritania friendly.
Algeria Teases11 Lazy Malawians At Their Own Artificial Turf
A dis-jointed Malawi National Football Team, The Flames were clipped 2-0 to visiting Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers encounter on Saturday at the country’s Soccer Mecca, Kamuzu Stadium in front of thousands of supporters. For Algeria’s Desert Fox, the win over the sloppy Flames, (...)
[Malawi Voice] 12/10/2014
Algeria/Malawi: Algeria Too Good for Malawi
[Malawi24]Malawi's dream of qualifying for 2015 African Cup of Nations in Morocco was put to a major doubt following their 2 nil loss to group B leaders Algeria on Saturday afternoon at the Kamuzu Stadium.
Algeria/Malawi: Algeria Clips Disjointed Flames
[Malawi News Agency]Blantyre -A dis-jointed Malawi National Football Team, The Flames were clipped 2-0 to visiting Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers encounter on Saturday at the country's Soccer Mecca, Kamuzu Stadium in front of thousands of (...)
Morocco: ANEJ Demands Solution to Western Sahara Question
[SPS]New York -Ali Sahel, the Algerian National Association for Youth Exchange (ANEJ), called in his speech Tuesday before the UN Fourth Committee, Special Political and Decolonization, for a solution to the question of Western (...)
Chimodzi Upbeat of Flames’ Victory against Algeria
Malawi National Team Coach Young Chimodzi is optimistic about his team’s success against Algeria on Saturday in the Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers encounter at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre. This will be the second game since the 2010 Afcon, when the Flames beat Algeria 3-1 in Angola. In an (...)
[Malawi Voice] 09/10/2014
Algeria: 'Pink October' Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Kicks Off
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -The official kick-off of the campaign against breast cancer, entitled "Pink October", was given Tuesday night in Algiers by minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform, Abdelmalek Boudiaf, minister of Post and Information and Communication Technologies (...)
Algeria: Sonatrach, Gazprom Announce Oil Discovery in Berkin Basin
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Sonatrach and its Russian partner Gazprom EP International B.V. announced Wednesday the successful completion of the drilling operation of Rhourde Sayah North-1 (RSHN-1)exploration wells, located at El Assel perimeter (block 236b) in Berkin (...)
Algeria: Three Terrorists Killed West Biskra
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Three terrorists were killed Tuesday near the locality of Ras el-Miaad, west of the province of Biskra (425-km southeast of Algiers), by a detachment of the special units of the People's National Army (ANP), said the Ministry of National Defence in a (...)