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CPJ Urges Algeria's Prime Minister to Release Freelance Journalist and Fixer Said Chitour

[CPJ] His Excellency Prime Minister of Algeria Ahmed Ouyahia (AllAfrica)


North Africa's Foreign Ministers Issue 'Cairo Declaration' On Libya

[Egypt Online] The foreign ministers of Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria issued a joint statement on the Libyan crisis called "The Cairo Declaration", following their talks in Cairo on Wednesday 15/11/2017 . (AllAfrica)


Arab Neighbors Urge Libyan Rivals to Achieve Political Breakthrough

[Focac] Foreign ministers of Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria on Wednesday urged the Libyan rivals to achieve a breakthrough in the political settlement process. (AllAfrica)


Yusupha Doubtful for Gambia-Algeria Qualifier Game

[Foroyaa] Gambia legend Biri Biri's son Yusupha Njie won't be playing the ball for four months owing to injury making him a doubt for the Scorpions' fixture against Algeria next year, Foroyaa Sport understands. (AllAfrica)


Algeria Hosts Forum to Address Terror Threats in West Africa

[Focac] Algiers -A global anti-terror forum was held in the Algerian capital of Algiers on Monday to deal with the ongoing terrorist threats in West Africa. (AllAfrica)


Basketball - Interclube Ladies Face Gsp of Algeria in First Game

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola's Interclube team will start their participation and title defence, in the African Champion Clubs Cup in female basketball, this Saturday by facing the GSP of Algeria, a competition that is taking place in the Kilamba Multi-purpose Pavilion, in Luanda, as dictated by the draw. (AllAfrica)


How Super Eagles Fared Against Algeria

[Premium Times] The 2018 World Cup qualifiers came to a positive end for the Super Eagles on Friday in Constantine, Algeria. Though the match was played out on a bumpy pitch in Rabah Madjer's latest stint as Algeria coach, Gernot Rohr sent out a team that got the desired result. (AllAfrica)


2018 World Cup Qualifiers - Nigeria Shares Spoils With Algeria in Final Clash

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles of Nigeria have finished their World Cup qualifier with no defeat as they played out a 1-1 draw against Algeria on Friday night in Constantine. (AllAfrica)


2018 World Cup Qualifiers - Super Eagles Arrive for Algeria Clash

[Premium Times] The Super Eagles of Nigeria have arrived in Constantine, Algeria, ahead of Friday's 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Desert Foxes of Algeria. (AllAfrica)


Five Eagles That Need Algeria Win to Make Rohr's Russia-Bound Squad

[Premium Times] In Gernot Rohr's mind, he will have at least 14 players already penciled down for the 2018 World Cup to be held in Russia. But he needs 23. (AllAfrica)


With Pride At Stake, Algeria Aiming to Spoil Nigeria's Party

[This Day] Twenty-four years ago, Nigeria's Super Eagles were at the mercy of Algeria to book their first ever FIFA World Cup appearance in the United States of America. Precisely, on October 8, 1993, Nigeria needed just a draw against then Desert Warriors to finally join great football nations of the world. (AllAfrica)


Rohr May Feature Six New Players Against Algeria

[Guardian] Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has revealed that the different shades of injury to some of his key stars has given him the opportunity to try new players in Nigeria's Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria. (AllAfrica)


Rohr - I'll Introduce Six New Players Against Algeria

[Vanguard] Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has revealed that he could introduce as many as six new players in his starting line up when they take on Algeria on Friday. (AllAfrica)


Recuperating Echiejile Sure Super Eagles Will Beat Algeria, Argentina

[Guardian] Recuperating Super Eagles' first choice left back, Elderson Echiejile believes that Nigeria has the quality to beat Algeria and Argentina in the forthcoming international matches despite his absence from the squad. (AllAfrica)


Treatments Commence At Two Algerian Hospitals Equipped With Modern Varian Radiotherapy Systems

[PR Newswire] Algiers, Algeria -Cancer patients in Algeria now have access to modern radiotherapy care with the commencement of treatments at two of six public hospitals currently being equipped by Varian (NYSE: VAR), the world leader in radiotherapy equipment and software. Treatments delivered using linear accelerators including Algeria's first TrueBeam(TM) systems are being delivered at Sidi-Bel-Abbes and Tlemcen Hospitals in the west of the country. (AllAfrica)


Pinnick - Rohr Would Field Eagles' Best Against Algeria

[Daily Trust] Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick has hinted that manager Gernot Rohr will start the World Cup qualifier against Algeria on November 10 with his best players. (AllAfrica)


Madjer Lists Mahrez, Bentaleb, Slimani for Algeria, Nigeria Clash

[Guardian] Despite the fact that Algeria has nothing to gain from their last Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Nigeria, Coach Rabah Madjer is still bent on assembling the best of the country's players for the last qualifying game against the Super Eagles. (AllAfrica)


Algeria - Surge in Deportations of Migrants

[HRW] Beirut -Algerian authorities have been rounding up sub-Saharan Africans in and around Algiers and have deported more than 3,000 to Niger since August 25, 2017, without giving them an opportunity to challenge their expulsion, Human Rights Watch said today. Those expelled include migrants who have lived and worked for years in Algeria, pregnant women, families with newborn babies, and about 25 unaccompanied children. (AllAfrica)


Victor Moses Out of Eagles' Algeria, Argentina Games

[This Day] Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses is not likely to be available for Nigeria's last World Cup 2018 qualifier against the Desert Foxes of Algeria and the Grade-A friendly against the La Albeceleste of Argentina next month. (AllAfrica)


UN News Centre Must Be in Harmony With Principles of Objectivity, Ethics, Says Algeria's Deputy Representative

[SPS] New York (UN) -Algeria's Deputy Representative to the United Nations Mohammed Bessedik said that the UN news centre must be in harmony with the principles of objectivity, ethics and equality that govern the work of the UN organization. (AllAfrica)


Put - We Can Get a Result in Morocco

[CAF] Duels between North African teams traditionally generate great excitement and enthusiasm from players and fans, and the first leg of the 2017 CAF Champions League semi-final between USM Alger (Algeria) and Wydad Casablanca (Morocco) was no exception. The lack of goals during the match was counterbalanced by the raucous atmosphere, which is likely to be mirrored at Stade Mohammed V in Casablanca later this week. (AllAfrica)


NFF Ponders Two Friendlies for Super Eagles After Qualifier Against Algeria

[Guardian] The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), which begins its yearly general assembly in Jos tomorrow, is pondering reported overtures from two unnamed countries for friendly matches with the Super Eagles immediately after next month's Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria. (AllAfrica)


Mikel, Ighalo Ready to Play in Algeria

[Vanguard] Contrary to reports that China-based Super Eagles duo, John Obi Mikel and Odion Ighalo may not be needed by coach Gernot Rohr for their last World Cup qualification game in Algeria, both players are ready to make themselves available if called upon. (AllAfrica)


We Want to Win Against Algeria - Rohr

[Vanguard] Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he will want to win the last Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Algeria even when he said he would field a much changed side, in Algiers. (AllAfrica)


FIFA Names Gabonese Referee for Algeria, Nigeria Game

[Guardian] - Adebutu redeems N50 million pledge to Super Eagles (AllAfrica)


For Struggling Herders, "Drought Stops Everything"

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Chemora -Squinting under a relentless sun, Houssin Ghodbane watches his son tend a flock of 120 of their sheep. Heads bowed, the sheep slowly search for sparse vegetation poking through the parched, crunchy soil. (AllAfrica)


Leading News Website TSA Partially Blocked in Algeria

[RSF] The TSA website has been inaccessible via Algérie Télécom, the country's state-owned traditional Internet Service Provider, and via Mobilis, the state-owned mobile Internet provider, since 5 October. (AllAfrica)


SA Companies Explore Opportunities in Tunisia, Algeria

[SAnews.gov.za] 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)