Tanzanian Former President Kikwete Proposed to Replace Zuma At AU
[Citizen] Pretoria -The three candidates who have so far put their names forward to succeed Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as African Union Commission chairperson next month are "below par" and moves are afoot to find someone better, officials say.
Pitch Invasion Ends in CAF Disqualification
[CAF] Cairo -Following the regrettable incidents that took place during match no.98 of the 2016 edition of CAF Champions League between ES Setif (Algeria) vs Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa), whereby the referee was obliged to abandon the said match before its end.
Nigeria Drawn Against Cameroon, Algeria in Race for Russia 2018
[Premium Times] The draws for the five qualifiers from Africa for the FIFA World Cup taking place in Russia in 2018 took place on Thursday at the CAF secretariat in Cairo.
National Industry - Bouchouareb Launches Cement Plant in Bechar
[Algerie Presse Service] Bechar -The industrial projects launched in Bechar are part of the new strategy of national industry development, said Tuesday Minister of Industry and Mines Abdessalem Bouchouareb.
Ban Ki-Moon Hails Algeria's Role in Implementation of Peace Process in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Washington (U.S.A.) -The United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon commended, Monday, Algeria for its role as leader of the international mediation in the inter-Malian negotiations, encouraging it to continue its efforts for the re-establishment of peace in the country.
Lieutenant General Gaid Salah Pursues Visit to 4th Mr
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Lieutenant General Ahmed GaÃ¯d Salah, Deputy-minister of National Defence, Chief of Staff of People's National Army (ANP) pursues his visit to the 4th Military Region, where he inspected in Biskra some Army units, including the Special Troops School, the National Defence Ministry announced Friday in a communiquÃ©.
Scholars, Theologians From Several Countries At International Grand Prize of Holy Quran Recitation
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Scholars and theologians from several countries will take part in the 13th International Grand Prize of Holy Quran Recitation which will kick off on Sunday.
Over 17 Quintals of Cannabis Resin Seized in Tlemcen, Chlef and Bechar
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -More than 17 quintals of cannabis resin were seize Thursday in Tlemcen, Chlef and Bechar, said Friday the National Defence Ministry in a communiquÃ©.
Bill Regulating Organization of Both Houses Meant to Promote Parliamentary Action
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister for Relations with Parliament Ghania Eddalia said Wednesday that the organic bill regulating the organization and functioning of the People's National Assembly (lower house of Parliament) and the Council of the Nation (upper house), and their functional relations with government, is intended for to promote Parliamentary actions "to reinforce the separation of powers."
Spanish Company "Casa Patas" Offers Trip in Heart of Andalusia
[Algerie Presse Service] Constantine -Flamenco Company "Casa Patas" offered Wednesday evening the audience of Constantine a trip in the heart of Andalusia with its show "Raiz de cuatro," full of sensuality and enthusiasm.
Algeria's Trade Deficit Hits U.S.$9.8 Billion in First Five Months
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Algeria's trade balance has recorded a deficit of US$9.8 billion in the first five months of 2016, against US$7.23 billion during the same period in 2015, up by 35.5%, said the Algerian Customs' National Centre of Data Processing and Statistics (CNIS).
Solidarity - 10 Percent of 2014 Budget Dedicated to Support Children, Says Meslem
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister of Solidarity, Family and Women's Affairs Mounia Meslem said Wednesday, that 10% of the sector's budget were dedicated, in 2014, to the direct support of children.
Lamamra Received By Namibia's President
[Algerie Presse Service] Windhoek -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra was received Wednesday, in Windhoek (Namibia), by Namibian President Hage Geingob following the wrap up of the meeting of the ministerial committee monitoring the implementation of the African Union Agenda 2063.
Sellal Receives Special Envoy of Sudanese President
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal received Thursday Kamal Eddine Ismail Said, Minister of State at Sudan's ministry of Foreign Affairs and the special envoy of President Omar Hassan al-Bashir.
France's National Assembly - Lamamra 'Resolutely' Committed to Peace Process in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Paris -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra is "resolutely" committed to peace process in Mali, French MP FranÃ§ois Loncle said.
Acts of Slander, Calls for Violence, Fitna 'To Be Firmly Punished'
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The acts of slander, blackmail and of calls for violence and fitna (discord) will be firmly fought and punished, said Monday in Algiers Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal.
Algeria Has Achieved MDGs Before Deadline
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The Speaker of the People's National Assembly Mohamed Larbi Ould Khelifa said Monday that Algeria has achieved the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) before deadline, adding that it is working at present to ensure the achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) under the agenda 2030, said a communiquÃ© of the People's National Assembly.
Roadmap Between Culture, Tourism Sectors Soon
[Algerie Presse Service] Guelma -Roadmap to give a fresh impetus to coordination between the sectors of culture and tourism, including tourist attractions, is to be developed shortly, Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi said Sunday.
Algerian Diplomacy to Give Fresh Impetus to Peace, Reconciliation Agreement in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -The 11th Algerian-Malian Bilateral Strategic Committee on Northern Mali, whose works will be held Tuesday in Bamako, takes place in a context marked by the efforts made by the Algerian diplomacy to give a fresh impetus to the implementation of the peace and reconciliation agreement in Mali, stemmed from the process of Algiers.
Sellal - Installation of Arav, 'Major Step' in Organization of National Media Landscape
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal affirmed Monday in Algiers that the installation of the Broadcasting Regulatory Authority (ARAV) is "a major step" in the organization and development of the national media landscape.