Algeria news

  • Over 15 African Ministers at PSC meeting in Luanda 19 Nov 2019 19:18 This information was released on Monday in Addis Ababa by the Permanent Representative of Angola to the African Union and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Francisco da Cruz, at a PSC session on the preparation of the ministerial event, taking …
  • Algeria: Three Jailed for 'Negligence' After Death of 8 Babies 19 Nov 2019 18:05 Three people were sentenced to jail Monday for "negligence" in Algeria after the death of eight newborns two months ago in a fire at a maternity ward, official news agency APS reported. Seven people were arrested at the end of September in …
  • ‘Samba boys maintain impressive run 19 Nov 2019 17:39 Apologetic Mini Cooper zooms back into Zebras fold After making headlines for his drink-fuelled indiscipline whilst on national team duty, Mothusi Cooper has offered a heartfelt apology to the nation. Although he was not included in the Zebras initial 25- …
  • After a year of the Yellow Vests - a new chance for united struggle in France 19 Nov 2019 16:29 Yellow Vests marching in Montpellier The Yellow Vests celebrated their first birthday last weekend with convivial barbeques on traffic circles (roundabouts) across France followed by direct actions such as liberating tollbooths. The number of protesters …
  • Climate Change Puts North Africa in a Hot Spot 19 Nov 2019 15:57 BIR SALAH, TUNISIA — Samira Sghaier and a group of friends prune moringa trees under a searing sun, dropping fistfuls of leafy branches into plastic tubs. Prickly acacias edge the plot of land, protecting bone-dry soil from further erosion. Sghaier’s …
  • 2021 Africa Cup of Nations: Ethiopia shock Ivory Coast 19 Nov 2019 15:43 Ethiopian coach Abraham Mebratu led Yemen to its first ever Asian Cup finalsEthiopia under the guidance of local coach Abraham Mebratu, caused an upset in 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying with a 2-1 win over visiting Ivory Coast. Also on Tuesday …
  • Mosimane praises Wits’ Confed Cup qualification 19 Nov 2019 15:43 Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane is proud of Gavin Hunt and Bidvest Wits for their progress in the Caf Confederation Cup. The Students qualified for the group stages of the continental competition for the first time in their history earlier in …
  • Ernest Cece Peguita: Retail drone, a growing security threat in Africa 19 Nov 2019 15:13 In the last two decades, the world has experienced a revolution in drones. The sky, formerly reserved for states or large companies, has become an increasingly accessible playground thanks to the democratization of drones. According to the Federal Aviation …
  • Desert Foxes Edge Botswana 19 Nov 2019 14:48 Algeria extended their perfect start in the Group H of the Afcon Qualifiers following a 1-0 victory Botswana in Gaborone on Monday. The North Africans moved to six points after they also won their opening game against Zambia, thrashing them 5-0 on Thursday …
  • Italy: UNHCR Italy Factsheet, October 2019 19 Nov 2019 14:37 In October 2019, 2,016 refugees and migrants arrived in Italy by sea, most of whom departed from Libya. On three occasions , a port of safety was allocated in Italy only following agreement by other countries to receive new arrivals. A number of NGO rescue …
  • Nigeria’s football administration needs overhauling — Elegbeleye 19 Nov 2019 14:29 A former Director-General of the National Sports Commission, Gbenga Elegbeleye, has called for a thorough examination of football administration in Nigeria as a response to the national teams’ dwindling fortunes. Elegbeleye said this in an interview with …
  • Algerian court jails protesters over election 19 Nov 2019 14:15 Reuters 19th Nov 2019 17:06:56 GMT +0300 Algerians chant slogans during a demonstration. An Algerian court has jailed four protesters for 18 months for disrupting a candidate’s campaign for the Dec. 12 presidential election which is opposed by a mass …
  • Africa Cup of Nations U-23: Fearless Amaglug-glug eager to conquer Egypt and book place at 2020 Olympics 19 Nov 2019 13:02 South Africa’s U-23 team have been in inspired form at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt since it began on 8 November 2019. They are the only team yet to concede a goal in the tournament. They qualified for the semi-finals after finishing in …
  • Kuwait- OPEC oil price up to USD 63.44 pb 19 Nov 2019 12:27 (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) VIENNA, Nov 19 (KUNA) -- OPEC daily basket price went up 32 cents to USD 63.44 per barrel Monday, compared with USD 63.12 pb the day before, the organization said in its bulletin Tuesday. The average annual rate of the …
  • Half a million Algerian workers jobless following corruption investigations 19 Nov 2019 12:05 Half a million Algerian workers have lost their jobs, as several companies, which were subjected to corruption investigations for months, shut down their activities. The inquiries included companies owned by businessmen, known for their closeness to former …
  • Namibia’s 2021 Afcon qualification bid strained… after 2-0 defeat in Conakry 19 Nov 2019 11:58 WINDHOEK – Namibia’s qualification bid to the 2021 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament on Sunday suffered a slight blow when the Brave Warriors lost 2-0 to the National Elephants of Guinea away in Conakry during their Group A qualifier. The two sides …
  • A Deadly Game of Chicken in Iraq and Lebanon 19 Nov 2019 11:25 An Iraqi demonstrator gestures during the ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, Iraq, November 18, 2019. (Reuters / Alaa al-Marjani) Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Thank you for signing up. For more …
  • A green industrialization strategy for Africa 19 Nov 2019 09:58 Africa has contributed less to the climate crisis than any other continent, but it will suffer some of the worst consequences. It already is: This year, Cyclone Idai killed more than 600 people in Mozambique, and droughts in eastern and southern Africa …
  • Nigeria, South Africa operate difficult visa regimes, say AfDB, AU 19 Nov 2019 07:12 Everest Amaefule A report of the African Development Bank Group and the African Union has ranked Nigeria and South Africa as some of the nations that make it difficult for prospective African travellers to secure entry visas. The report titled, ‘Africa …
  • Mokoomba to debut in Ghana 19 Nov 2019 06:56 BY FREEMAN MAKOPA GLOBETROTTING Afro-fusion band, Mokoomba, could be Zimbabwe’s biggest cultural export through music. The award-winning outfit, which perhaps is known better outside the country, has performed in nearly every part of the world where their …
  • Afcon 2021 qualifiers Monday wrap: Comoros pile on Egypt misery as Algeria, Ghana win 19 Nov 2019 06:47 The Pharaohs continued with their poor run while the African champions won on the road Egypt's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifying campaign received another setback following a 0-0 Group G draw with Comoros in Moroni on Monday. Having been …
  • Chipolopolo seek redemption against Warriors 19 Nov 2019 06:41 63 Views The Zambia National Team this evening (Tuesday) will seek to put their Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Group H campaign back on track when they host neighbouring Zimbabwe at National Heroes Stadium. Rightfully christened the battle of the …
  • Sport24.co.za | Belaili scores direct from corner as Algeria win in 'car park' 19 Nov 2019 06:15 Johannesburg - Youcef Belaili scored direct from a corner to give defending champions Algeria a 1-0 away win over Botswana Monday during match-day two of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying. The Saudi Arabia-based winger took advantage of a strong wind …
  • Warriors go into battle with caution 19 Nov 2019 05:29 By Ricky Zililo The Warriors will take a cautious approach and wait for an opportune time to attack when they take on Zambia in a 2019 Afcon qualifier in Lusaka this evening. Joey Antipas Zimbabwe are hard pressed for a positive result to get their …
  • 2021 Africa Cup of Nations- Comoros hold Egypt as draws dominate 19 Nov 2019 04:45 Comoros captain Jimmy Abdou now plays in France after 11 years playing in EnglandEgypt were held to their second successive draw of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying as hosts Comoros, with Jimmy Abdou as captain, battled to a 0-0 stalemate. There …