Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia says it is up to voters to decide who is fit to assume the presidency. Algeria’s prime minister on Monday insisted…View More Algeria PM Ouyahia: Let voters decide on Bouteflika
Thousands turned up to protest after city mayor announced presidential hopeful will not be allowed to hold rally. An impromptu protest broke out in northeastern…View More Algeria: Anger after opposition leader barred from holding rally
Opposition leader Soufiane Djilali discusses ongoing protests in Algeria and president’s decision to seek reelection. Many people in Algeria believed that the ruling National Liberation…View More Algeria's Bouteflika: 'Above the law and above the state'
All five candidates in next week’s vote are considered part of the political elite, linked to Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Protesters have rallied in Algeria on the final Friday…View More Algerians seeking old guard's exit protest upcoming poll
Abdelmadjid Tebboune, a former prime minister who casts himself as a reformer, was elected last week in a vote. Algeria swore in Abdelmadjid Tebboune as…View More Algeria swears in new president as opposition debates response
ALGIERS (Reuters) – Algeria swore in its new president, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, on Thursday, a week after an election that was rejected by a mass protest…View More Algeria swears in new president
(Reuters) – Algeria swore in its new president, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, on Thursday, a week after an election that was rejected by a mass protest movement…View More Factbox: Who's who in Algeria's political crisis
ALGIERS, Algeria — Two former prime ministers of Algeria accused of corruption were convicted and sentenced to prison on Tuesday in a landmark trial, unleashing…View More 2 Ex-Prime Ministers in Algeria Are Convicted in Corruption Case
Judges began an open-ended strike on October 27 demanding independence for the judiciary after a massive reshuffle. Striking Algerian judges returned to work Wednesday, a…View More Algeria magistrates end strike over reshuffle
Eight infants have died after a fire swept through the maternity unit of a hospital in eastern Algeria. Authorities told media they rescued 11 infants,…View More Algeria hospital fire kills eight infants
Seen as pillar of ruling elite, Mouad Bouchareb quits after protesters demand his removal. Algerian parliamentary president Mouad Bouchareb has quit, Ennahar TV reported, after…View More Algeria parliament president Bouchareb resigns: Ennahar TV
Gaid Salah terms the demand a ‘poisonous idea’ that has come amid persisting protests. Algeria’s army chief has warned protesters against calling for a “civilian,…View More Algeria's army chief cautions against calls for 'civilian state'
ALGIERS (Reuters) – Tens of thousands Algerians gathered on Friday in the capital to demand the removal of the ruling elite, keeping up pressure for…View More Algerian protesters keep up pressure on country's rulers
With 24 teams participating, this is the largest AFCON yet and also the first to be played during Europe’s summer. Wednesday Matches Nigeria vs Guinea…View More AFCON 2019: Key facts about Africa's biggest football tournament