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Mauritania legislative election set for September 1
Mauritania’s government has confirmed legislative elections will be held on September 1 amid a row over a newly-created electoral commission, an official statement said Thursday. Mauritanians will...
South Africa: Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock
NEW YORK, United States of America, June 15, 2018,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Statement on the humanitarian situation in the Sahel I am increasingly concerned by the situation in the Sahel. In...
[African Media Agency (AMA)] 15/06/2018
Mauritanian blogger yet to be freed after serving sentence for blasphemy
Cheikh Ould Mohamed Ould Mkheitir, a young Mauritanian blogger sentenced to death in 2014 for blasphemy but whose sentenced was later commuted to two years in prison hasn’t yet regained freedom. He...
Presentation: The sources of instability in the Sahel
The North Africa Journal – June 5, 2018: This is a presentation made by MEA Risk Analyst and North Africa Journal Editor Arezki Daoud on understanding the sources of instability in the Sahel. The...
[The North Africa Journal] 05/06/2018
I won’t change the constitution: Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President, Mauritania
Without mincing his words, the head of state reviews some of the country’s issues, including his succession, relations with neighbouring countries and the Bouamatou saga
[The Africa Report] 10/05/2018
- ACHPR 62: Forging forward on freedom of expression
ARTICLE 19 will be raising concerns regarding the decline of freedom of expression at the African Commission on Human and People's Rights in Mauritania this week.
- Mauritania deports freelance photojournalist investigating slavery
Mauritanian authorities arrested photojournalist Seif Kousmate earlier this month claiming he was a suspected terrorist. They also cited "his activism in support of the cause of the descendants...
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