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Mauritania: An international forum to fight slavery

March 17, 2022

The fight against slavery in Mauritania "is a constant and irreversible priority" of the authorities, said Wednesday in Nouakchott a senior Mauritanian state official, during ... Read More

Mali: Transitional authorities adopt new charter

February 22, 2022

Mali's new transitional charter was unanimously adopted Monday morning, February 21, by members of the National Transitional Council, the CNT, which serves as the country's ... Read More

Tunisia: Kais Saied officially dissolves the high judicial council

February 14, 2022

Tunisian President Kais Saied Sunday officially dissolved the High Judicial Council; the country’s judicial independent body that he accuses of being in league with some ... Read More

Libya: UN official discusses integration of armed factions into Libyan institutions

January 27, 2022

The UN Special Advisor on Libya, Stephanie Williams, spoke on Wednesday about ways to reintegrate people affiliated with armed factions into state institutions. She said ... Read More

Guinean junta unveils composition of National Transitional Council

January 25, 2022

Colonel Mamady Doumbouya, head of Guinea's ruling junta, has named the 81 members of the National Transitional Council (CNT), the transitional legislative body that will ... Read More

Libyan Central Bank contradicts government 2021 expenditure figures

January 7, 2022

The Central Bank of Libya, CBL, published Thursday the government expenditures for 2021 standing at $24.5 billion (85.8 billion Libyan dinars), higher than what figures ... Read More

Libyan parliamentary committee refuses to set new date for elections

December 28, 2021

A committee of the Libyan Parliament refused Monday to set a new date for the presidential election initially scheduled for December 24 before being postponed, ... Read More

Covid-19: Morocco Extends Public Health Emergency until Jan.31, 2022

December 23, 2021

The Moroccan government Council decided on Thursday to extend the state of health emergency until January 31, 2022 to preserve the progress achieved in the ... Read More

Morocco: Over 1.4 Tons of Cocaine Seized in 2021

December 23, 2021

Moroccan authorities have seized more than 1.4 tons of cocaine in 2021 and arrested 103,000 people, including 261 foreign nationals, during their relentless battle engaged ... Read More

Is Regional integration in Africa a Utopia or a feasible project?

November 19, 2012

Regional integration in Africa is a dream that has been cherished for decades, and more precisely since 1961, when the African founding fathers met in ... Read More