Tag: boycott

Algeria’s long-ruling FLN wins unpopular legislative elections

June 16, 2021

Algeria’s FLN, which has offered the military regime a civilian curtain since independence, has won parliamentary elections which were largely boycotted. With a turnout at ... Read More

Boycott haunts Algerian elections wanted by army to recycle same old elite

December 10, 2019

Sham elections that is how Algerian youth call the first elections to be held in the country since long-ruling Abdelaziz Bouteflika stepped down earlier this ... Read More

Algeria: Ruling FLN lawmakers boycott pro-Bouteflika demonstrations on March 2

February 27, 2019

Several lawmakers and local elected representatives of the ruling Front de Libération Nationale (FLN) have said they will not join the March 2 counter-demonstration aiming ... Read More

Danone Sales Grow Offsetting Boycott in Morocco

July 27, 2018

French dairy company Danone announced that sales will grow by 3.3% this year despite a consumer boycott has slashed the company’s profits in Morocco. The ... Read More

Morocco: Consumer Boycott Costs Centrale Danone 150 mln DH in Losses

June 6, 2018

Moroccan subsidiary of French diary company Centrale Danone has announced heavy losses estimated at 150 million Dirham for the first half of the year due ... Read More

The Spectre of Voter Apathy Haunts Algeria’s Parliamentary Elections

April 24, 2017

As Algeria braces for Parliamentary elections on May 4, 2017, the FLN-led government sees the upcoming polls as a means to keep the political status ... Read More

Mauritania: Leading Opposition Movements Reject President’s Call for Inclusive Dialogue

October 3, 2016

Mauritania’s main opposition parties have boycotted President Ould Abdel Aziz’s call for national inclusive dialogue, which they believe is a covert agenda to maintain the ... Read More