Tag: National Assembly

Burkina Faso: Military announce the removal of President Kaboré

January 25, 2022

Uniformed soldiers under the command of Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba announced Monday on Burkinabe television that they had overthrown President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, who ... Read More

Power Struggle: Algerian Assembly Elects New Speaker

October 25, 2018

Algeria’s National Assembly on Wednesday elected Mouad Bouchareb, 47, as new speaker by 320 votes with one absentee. Mouad Bouchareb will now replace Saïd Bouhadja ... Read More

Gabon: Ali Bongo Re-elected, Protestors Set Parliament on Fire

September 1, 2016

Supporters of opposition candidate Jean Ping set fire to parts of the National Assembly Wednesday afternoon soon after the Interior Minister declared incumbent President Ali ... Read More

Egypt: MPs Warn against Radical Economic Measures

February 22, 2016

Egyptian lawmakers have addressed a letter to Prime Minister Sherif Ismail warning against announcing critical economic and financial measures likely to affect the population. The ... Read More