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Changes to leadership of G5 sahel joint force [The Morning Call]
Mauritanian deputy chief of staff, General Hanena Ould Sidi, has been appointed commander of the G5 Sahel anti-jihadist force, succeeding Malian general Didier Dacko. The decision to replace General...
Mauritania and Senegal renew fishing agreement after two year silence [Business Africa]
Senegal-Mauritania fishing agreement* Two and a half years after the end of their last fishing agreement, Dakar and Nouakchott concluded at the beginning of July to a new convention allowing...
West Africa:Can AU Tackle Security Challenges in the Sahel’
[VOA] African leaders meeting in Mauritania last week pledged to redouble efforts aimed at curtailing and defeating extremist groups on the continent, especially in the Sahel region.
Two Mauritanian national dailies close operations [The Morning Call]
In Mauritania, it is the end of a long history that began in 1975, as two national dailies Chaab and Horizons get off the newsstand. The government ended the publication of the two national dailies...
Africa:NEPAD's transformation into the African Union Development Agency
[35°N] Johannesburg, South Africa, July 9, 2018 -- At the recent 31st Ordinary Session of the Assembly of African Union Heads of State and Government in Nouakchott, Mauritania, African Heads of State...
The key outcomes of the Nouakchott African Union Summit
African leaders met in Mauritania
[East Africa News Post] 05/07/2018
News24.com | Mauritania, Senegal sign fishing agreement
Dakar and Nouakchott have signed a fresh agreement which will allow Senegalese fishermen to work in Mauritanian waters, Senegalese authorities have said.
Angola:Angola Denies Alleged Captivity of Mauritanian Businessman
[ANGOP] Nouakchott -Angolan Foreign Minister Manuel Augusto on Monday denied reports that the businessman and former Mauritanian presidential candidate Rachid Mustafa was in captivity in Angola.
African Women Leadership Fund to bolster women-owned businesses
The side event was held at the 31st Summit of the African Union Heads of State NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania, July 4, 2018,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- ECA’s Executive Secretary, Vera Songwe announced...
[African Media Agency (AMA)] 04/07/2018
AU establishes body to tackle migration to Europe [The Morning Call]
African leaders have created a body to help coordinate national policies on migration. AU leaders agreed at 31st summit in Nouakchott Mauritania on Monday set up an organisation called the African...
News24.com | African heads of state talk security with France's Macron
African heads of state have pledged to coordinate efforts to secure the continent and defeat jihadist organisations, particularly in the Sahel and Nigeria, during talks at the 31st African Union...
31st AU summit ends in Mauritania with decisions on Libya, Somalia, S. Sudan
The 31st African Union summit ended in Nouakchott, Mauritania on Monday with advisory decisions on Libya, Somalia and South Sudan. Twenty two (22) African heads of states, four prime ministers and two...
Zimbabwe:Looters Have Returned U.S.$850 Million - President
[The Herald] Nouakchott, Mauritania -Government has so far recovered US$850 million out of the US$1, 4 billion illegally externalised by corporates and individuals following a three-month moratorium...
News24.com | African leaders talk security with French president
African heads of state have pledged to coordinate efforts to improve security on the continent and defeat jihadist organisations, particularly in the Sahel and Nigeria, during talks at the 31st...
News24.com | AU summit overshadowed by 'security failings' in Sahel after attacks
African leaders have gathered in the Mauritanian capital for the final day of a summit overshadowed by security issues after jihadist rebels hammered two fragile Sahel states in successive attacks.
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