Algiers News

The beginning of Catholicism in Uganda

The arrival of the two Roman Catholic missionaries on Monday February 17, 1879 saw the first Mass being said on what later became the Ugandan territory, and the culmination of a journey which started on the holy Wednesday of April 17,1878 in Algiers.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 17, 2019

Algeria’s Bouteflika dismisses national police chief

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is seen in Algiers, Algeria April 9, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Feb 14, 2019

Algeria’s Bouteflika: highlights of a long presidency

, Algiers, Algeria, Feb 10 – Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, reported on Sunday to be seeking a fifth term in April elections, has had a long stint as head of the North African country.

Capital News , Kenya Feb 11, 2019

Algeria's Bouteflika confirms run for 5th term

Algiers, Ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika declared he will seek a fifth term in April elections in a message published by state media Sunday, after he was endorsed by his party and the ruling coalition.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

Algeria’s Bouteflika confirms he will run for 5th term

Algiers, Algeria | AFP | Ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika declared he will seek a fifth term in April elections in a message published by state media Sunday, after he was endorsed by his party and the ruling coalition.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 10, 2019

Algeria energy revenues up 15 pct in 2018, trade deficit down

Algiers (Reuters) - Algeria’s energy earnings rose 15.27 percent in 2018 from the previous year due to higher global oil prices, the government said on Saturday.

Reuters , Africa Feb 10, 2019

Algeria's Bouteflika confirms run for 5th term: state media

Algiers - Ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika declared he will seek a fifth term in April elections in a message published by state media Sunday, after he was endorsed by his party and the ruling coalition.

EWN , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

Chiefs' winless run against Pirates stretches to 1,496 days

Fixtures between Chiefs and Pirates, Al Ahly and Zamalek in Cairo, Raja and Wydad in Casablanca and Mouloudia and USM in Algiers are the biggest local club derbies in Africa by attendances.

EWN , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

Kaizer Chiefs' last win against Orlando Pirates was in 2014

“Chiefs were extremely motivated and we had to dig deep and display a lot of character before levelling.” Fixtures between Chiefs and Pirates, Al Ahly and Zamalek in Cairo, Raja and Wydad in Casablanca and Mouloudia and USM in Algiers are the biggest local club derbies in Africa by attendances.

IOL , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

Breaking: 81 year old man, seeks re-election in Algeria

Let’s be ready for the campaign,” Bouchareb told about 2,000 supporters at a sports stadium in Algiers.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019