Reduced Charges for Alleged Kidnappers

[Namibian] THE four people accused in a kidnapping and assault case being heard in the Swakopmund Regional Court have been relieved of a charge of racial discrimination, while an attempted murder charge has also been reduced to a count of assault with …

[Namibian] THE four people accused in a kidnapping and assault case being heard in the Swakopmund Regional Court have been relieved of a charge of racial discrimination, while an attempted murder charge has also been reduced to a count of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Free Trade Won’t Be a One-Way Street – Geingob

[Namibian] NAMIBIA has put measures in place to make sure that it benefits rather than lose from signing the continental free trade area agreement, President Hage Geingob said yesterday.

[Namibian] NAMIBIA has put measures in place to make sure that it benefits rather than lose from signing the continental free trade area agreement, President Hage Geingob said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

President Bouteflika Calls to Modernize Irrigation, Organize Agricultural Economy

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS – President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday called for widespread use of modern techniques in agricultural irrigation and a better organization of the agricultural economy.

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS - President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday called for widespread use of modern techniques in agricultural irrigation and a better organization of the agricultural economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

4.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Mostaganem

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit the province of Mostaganem (355-km east of Algiers) on Monday at 4.48 p.m., said the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit the province of Mostaganem (355-km east of Algiers) on Monday at 4.48 p.m., said the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

New Bill On Health – Free Health Care, Vital Gain for Citizens

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS – The new bill on health “clearly” consolidates the right to free care, a “gain which must be preserved, in application of the orientations of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika,” said Sunday in Algiers Mini…

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS - The new bill on health "clearly" consolidates the right to free care, a "gain which must be preserved, in application of the orientations of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika," said Sunday in Algiers Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaoui.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

3.3-Magnitude Quake Shakes Batna

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS – An earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale hit the province of Batna (435-km east of Algiers) on Sunday at 12:56, said the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a state…

[Algerie Presse Service] ALGIERS - An earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale hit the province of Batna (435-km east of Algiers) on Sunday at 12:56, said the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

U.S. State Department Highlights Respect of Human Rights in Algeria

[Algerie Presse Service] Washington -The US State Department on Friday highlighted the respect of the persons’ integrity and the individual liberties in Algeria, stressing that the measures taken by the government in order to promote human rights.

[Algerie Presse Service] Washington -The US State Department on Friday highlighted the respect of the persons' integrity and the individual liberties in Algeria, stressing that the measures taken by the government in order to promote human rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

World Bank Updates Assessment of Algerian Economy

[Algerie Presse Service] WASHINGTON – The World Bank made public Wednesday a new updated version of its report on the economic prospects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region) in which it updated its assessment of the economic situation in A…

[Algerie Presse Service] WASHINGTON - The World Bank made public Wednesday a new updated version of its report on the economic prospects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region) in which it updated its assessment of the economic situation in Algeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

President Bouteflika Calls for Stopping “Alien” Ideas With “Clear-Sightedness”

[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika called Monday for “countering with clear-sightedness” to the “alien ideas that the unity of the Algerian Sunnite people is confronted with.”

[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika called Monday for "countering with clear-sightedness" to the "alien ideas that the unity of the Algerian Sunnite people is confronted with."

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

5,557 APC Members Defect to PDP in Kaduna

[Vanguard] Kaduna–No fewer than 5,557 members of All Progressive Congress, APC, have defected to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kaduna South senatorial district of the state.

[Vanguard] Kaduna--No fewer than 5,557 members of All Progressive Congress, APC, have defected to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kaduna South senatorial district of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria