Category: Mauritania

Mauritanian president loses his main bodyguard in Algeria visit

February 23, 2024

Mauritanian president returned from a short visit to Algeria without his main bodyguard who was reported dead in a suspicious incident. While Algerian pro-regime media ... Read More

Morocco, Mauritania launch roadmap to bolster cooperation in road & port infrastructure

February 21, 2024

Morocco’s Minister of Equipment and Water, Nizar Baraka, and his Mauritanian peer, Mohamed Aly Ould Sidi Mohamed, launched at a meeting held, in Rabat on ... Read More

Mauritania’s accession to AU Presidency, a well-deserved recognition of a player of stability in the region, Moroccan FM

February 18, 2024

Mauritania's accession to the rotating presidency of the African Union (AU) is a well-deserved recognition of its role as a player of stability in the ... Read More

EU set to strike €210-million migration deal with Mauritania after Nigeria scrapped anti-migration law

February 15, 2024

EU Commission chief has pledged more than €210 million to support Mauritania manage migrant flows and clamp down on human traffickers, which comes amid growing ... Read More

Mauritania 1-0 Algeria: Underdogs claim historic win as Algeria sent crashing out

January 24, 2024

Mauritania achieved a historic milestone by securing their first-ever victory at the Africa Cup of Nations, and to make it taste sweeter, it came against ... Read More

Nouakchott pledges to review higher tariffs imposed on Morocco’s produce

January 23, 2024

The issue of increased duties levied on some imported Moroccan agricultural products will be resolved through dialogue and consultation between the two countries, said Mauritanian ... Read More

Morocco underscores Mauritania’s key role in Atlantic initiative

January 23, 2024

Mauritania has a central role to play in Morocco’s Atlantic initiative aiming to offer access to the ocean to landlocked Sahel countries and promote regional ... Read More

Mauritania, Togo contemplate ways to bolster relations

January 16, 2024

Mauritania’s President Mohamed Ould Cheikh Ghazouani and his visiting counterpart from Togo Faure Gnassigbe held Monday talks on means to improve relations between the two ... Read More

Backlash at Mauritania’s customs duty hike on Moroccan goods

January 9, 2024

Mauritania has hiked customs duty on goods entering the country from the Guerguarat border crossing with Morocco, triggering the wrath of local consumers who see ... Read More

Mauritania delivers 500 fishing permits to Senegal in line with fishing agreement

January 9, 2024

Senegal Monday handed to Guet Ndar fishermen from Saint Louis 500 fishing permits granted by Mauritania as part of the fishing agreement between the two ... Read More