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SA Companies Explore Opportunities in Tunisia, Algeria

[] A delegation of South African companies is currently on a trade and investment mission in Tunisia and Algeria, where they are exploring export markets. (AllAfrica)

Algeria Should Accept Key UPR Recommendations On Freedom of Speech, Assembly and Association

[HRW] Algerian authorities have a track record of resorting to criminal prosecutions against bloggers, journalists and media figures for peaceful speech, using articles in the penal code criminalizing "offending the president," "insulting state officials" or "denigrating Islam." They have also prosecuted labor activists who organized or called for peaceful demonstrations on charges such as "unauthorized gathering," and they continue to ban demonstrations in Algiers. (AllAfrica)

Morocco and Algeria's Changing Roles in Managing Migration

[ISS] Algeria and Morocco are taking a central role in managing migration from Africa to Europe by legalising the stay of sub-Saharan African migrants. (AllAfrica)

Algerians to Train Police in CCTV Camera Handling

[Observer] The director general of the Algerian National Security, Maj Gen Abdelghani Hamel has said his country will train Uganda's police personnel in the proper handling of closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras to fight crime. (AllAfrica)

Soccer - Hichilema Salutes Chipolopolo

[Zambia Reports] Opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema says Zambia's 1-0 win away to Algeria was remarkable. (AllAfrica)

Zambia Seek Historic Double Over Algeria

[CAF] Zambia coach Wedson Nyirenda believes his team has the character hold their own in Constantine on Tuesday against Algeria in the final leg of their 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier Group B double-header. (AllAfrica)

Stop Persecuting a Religious Minority

[HRW] Beirut -The arrest of Mohamed Fali, president of Algeria's Ahmadiyya community on August 28, 2017, is the latest example of a crackdown on the religious minority, Human Rights Watch said today. (AllAfrica)

Chipolopolo Down Algeria for First Win

[CAF] Zambia beat Algeria 3-1 at home in Lusaka on Saturday to end their losing jinx in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers against 'Les Fennecs' and give a breather of hope to ther ambitions of reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. (AllAfrica)

Mweene - Zambia Can Break the Algeria Jinx

[CAF] Zambia will face Algeria in crucial back-to-back 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Group B qualifiers on Friday, 2 September 2017 at home in Lusaka and three days later away in Constantine. (AllAfrica)

Nyirenda Goes Youth for Algeria Double-Header

[CAF] Zambia coach Wedson Nyirenda has unveiled his provisional 34-member squad for next month's FIFA World Cup Group Russia 2018 double-header against Algeria. (AllAfrica)

Under-20 Stars Make Chipolopolo Squad

[Zambia Reports] Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has unveiled his 31 member provisional squad for back to back Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Algeria. (AllAfrica)

Angolan Referees to Officiate Zambia, Algeria Game

[Times of Zambia] Angolan referee Martins Carvalho will officiate Zambia's 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria next weekend at National Heroes Stadium. (AllAfrica)

CAPS United Brace for Defining Encounter

[The Herald] CAPS United skipper Hardlife Zvirekwi says their winner-take-all clash against Algerian giants USM Alger could be a defining match in the history of the Green Machine, who are seeking a CAF Champions' League quarter-final place. (AllAfrica)

Fiba U-16 Afrobasket - Rwanda Takes on Algeria in Last Group Stage Game

[New Times] Rwanda U16 boys team will shortly lock horns with Algeria in their last group game at the ongoing FIBA U16 African Championships taking place in Vacoas-Phoenix, Mauritius. (AllAfrica)

Fiba U-16 Afrobasket - Rwanda Stuns Algeria to Snatch Second Win

[New Times] Rwanda U16 boys team have snatched their second win at the ongoing FIBA U16 African Championships taking place in Vacoas-Phoenix, Mauritius after stunning giants Algeria in the last group B played on Thursday evening at Phoenix gymnasium. (AllAfrica)

Kenya Beat Algeria, Take Control of Davis Cup Group

[Nation] Kenya beat Algeria 2-1 on Tuesday night to secure her second win at the ongoing Davis Cup Africa Zone Three Tennis Championship at the Solaimaneyah Club in Cairo. (AllAfrica)

CAPS Crash Out of Champions League

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Journalist Jailed Pending Trial for 'Espionage'

[CPJ] New York -Algerian authorities should immediately release independent journalist and fixer Said Chitour and should drop all charges against him, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. (AllAfrica)

CAPS United Face Defining Moment

[The Herald] CAPS United skipper Hardlife Zvirekwi says their winner-take-all clash against Algerian giants USM Alger on Sunday could be a defining match in the history of the Green Machine, who are seeking a CAF Champions' League quarter-final place. The match starts at 9pm. (AllAfrica)

CAPS United Leave for Algiers

[The Herald] CAPS United believe they have left no stone unturned in their preparations for the winner-take-all clash against Algerian giants USM Alger set for this Sunday in Algeria. The Green Machine delegation leaves for the North African country today for what is supposed to be their biggest game of the CAF Champions League group phase in their hunt for a quarter-final place. (AllAfrica)

Prime Minister Offers Legal Status to African Migrants

[Al Jazeera] Algeria plans to grant residency rights and job permits to illegal African migrants amid a shortage of workers in farming and construction and after a surge in racist sentiment across the country. (AllAfrica)

Algeria - Volleyball Dynamo

[Cameroon Tribune] The North African team is a force to reckon with in international competitions. (AllAfrica)

African Record for Munyai As South Africa Wins 17 Medals in Algeria

[Sascoc] The national Under-20 track and field team earned six more podium places on Sunday to end their four-day CAA African Junior Championships campaign with a total of 17 medals in Tlemcen, Algeria. (AllAfrica)

Local Athletes Pick Nine Medals in Algeria

[The Herald] National Athletics Association of Zimbabwe director-in-charge of junior development Silas Muringani has saluted the team that represented the country at the African Junior championships in Tlemcen, Algeria, after they picked nine medals. (AllAfrica)

Can CAPS United Beat Algerian Giants USM Alger?

[The Herald] CAPS United, powered by one of the best attacks in the 2017 CAF Champions League, will have to do what no other club, either domestic or foreign, has managed to do in the past eight months beating Algerian giants USM Alger in their backyard to clear the final hurdle on Sunday and qualify for the quarter-finals. (AllAfrica)

Kenya Winds Up Fourth Overall in Algeria

[Nation] Team Kenya finished fourth with 10 medals (four gold, four silver and two bronze) as Africa Under-20 Championships ended on Sunday in Tlemcen, Algeria. (AllAfrica)

Cherotich Claims Double As Lekuta Reigns in Under-20 Champs

[Nation] World Under-18 1,500m bronze medallist Joyline Cherotich completed a double when she won the women's 1,500m, while Solomon Lekuta crushed the Ethiopian hurdle for men's 800m victory as the Africa Under-20 Championships ended on Sunday in Tlemcen, Algeria. (AllAfrica)

Air Canada Celebrates the Inauguration of Montreal-Algiers Flights

[PR Newswire] Montreal -With the departure of Air Canada Rouge flight AC1920 to Algiers tomorrow evening, Air Canada marks the launch of non-stop service to Algeria's capital city, its second destination in North Africa from its Montreal hub. (AllAfrica)

Algeria, France to Resume Talks Over Historical Archives Recovery in September

[Focac] Algiers -Algeria said on Monday it will resume talks with France in September on retrieving its national archives during colonial and precolonial years. (AllAfrica)

Leaders Adopt AU Charter On Maritime Security

[Algerie Presse Service] Lome (Togo) -African heads of State and Government have adopted, Saturday in Lomé, the African Union Charter on the Maritime Security, Safety and Development during the AU Extraordinary Summit. (AllAfrica)

Man Jailed For Dangling Baby From Window

[allAfrica] Cape Town -An Algerian man who held a baby out of a 15th-floor window in order to gain Facebook likes has been jailed, reports Al Arabiya English. (AllAfrica)