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Ghana draw Algeria, Mali and Cameroon in Women's Afcon

Namibian - 23 Oct 2018
ACCRA - Ghana's Black Queens will play Algeria, Cameroon and Mali in Group A of the 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations. Defending champions Nigeria were drawn in Group B along with South Africa, Kenya and Zambia. Hosts Ghana will face Algeria at ...

More than 80 people injured after fans invade pitch in Algeria

The Standard - 23 Oct 2018
Over 80 people, including 30 police officers, were injured after fans invaded the pitch at an Algerian first division match at the weekend, according to official sources on Monday. Clashes erupted at Saturday's top-flight game between CA Bordj Bou ...

Algeria's NLF announces candidate for assembly speaker

Anadolu Agency - 23 Oct 2018
By Abdulrazek Abdallah. ALGIERS. Algeria's ruling National Liberation Front (NLF) on Tuesday named its nominee for the post of parliamentary speaker. “Mouad Bouchareb is the NLF's nominee for the post of president of the National People's Assembly,” ...

Algeria PM orders niqab ban

Myjoyonline.com - 21 Oct 2018
Algeria's Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia has ordered a ban on civil servants wearing niqabs (full-face veils) at work, citing reasons of identification. Mr Ouyahia sent an order to regional government chiefs to implement the directive. "[Civil servants ...

Algeria Arrests 17 Suspected Terrorists

Asharq Al-awsat English - 22 Oct 2018
Algerian army arrested 17 people on suspicion of "supporting terrorist groups" in Tissemsilt, west of the country, which was a stronghold of the Armed Islamic Group, said the defense ministry in a statement on Sunday. Armed forces have been following ...

Dihya: female hero of Algerian resistance

BBC News - 23 Oct 2018
Dihya, or Kahina is said to have been a military and religious leader, who lived during the fall of the Roman Empire in Algeria. Little is known about her life, but many still use her image to represent strength, resistance and feminism. This BBC ...

Algeria calls misinformation of UN reports "unacceptable”

Algeria Press Service - 23 Oct 2018
“It is unacceptable that despite the joint calls regularly made to this august Assembly by member states, incoherencies continue to be observed in the press statements released ahead of UN meetings,” said Bessedik during a UN meeting on ...

The War of Languages in Algeria Undermines Social Peace

The North Africa Post - 22 Oct 2018
In a sign of a frail social peace, Algeria is on the brink of a new language war as Amazigh population in the Kabylie announced the boycott of the Arabic language at school and in the administration in response to the rejection of their language in ...

Terramin flags higher output at Algeria zinc/lead mine

Creamer Media's Mining Weekly - 23 Oct 2018
Terramin, which owns a 65% interest in the project, reported that the initial optimisation study had identified the potential for an additional eight-million tonnes of indicated resource to be included in production, representing an increase of about ...


ZNBC - 19 Oct 2018
Zambia National Rugby Team Coach Lawrence Njovu says his team is ready. for the Africa Gold Cup qualifier against Algeria set for Mufulira on Saturday. Njovu says his team has been beefed up by players from the 7's national team. He told ZNBC Sports in ...

Algeria: MP Resigns in Protest against Bouteflika's Fifth Term Bid

The North Africa Post - 22 Oct 2018
Algerian Louisa Ighilahriz, a prominent resistance figure, has announced her resignation from the upper house of parliament, citing her opposition to President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's plan to run for a fifth term in office in 2019. “I refuse this ...

Algeria bans wearing full-face veils at work

Saudi Gazette - 20 Oct 2018
Most Algerian women do not wear the niqab, but the decision is likely to be criticized by Algeria's Salafists minority. In a statement released by the government titled, 'The duties of employees and public servants in dress codes'. They said that women ...

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