SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE - MARCH 16: Quadri Aruna of Nigeria serves against Tomokazu Harimoto of Japan in their men's singles round of 16 match during the WTT Singapore Smash at the OCBC Arena on March 16, 2023 in Singapore. (Photo by Yong Teck Lim/Getty Images)

Ghana 2024 AAG: Nigeria joins Egypt, Algeria in table tennis quarterfinals

Nigeria, yesterday, joined other top seeds, Egypt and Algeria, as well as Tunisia and Madagascar, in the quarterfinals of the men’s team category of the table tennis event at the ongoing African
4 months ago
Malian soldiers on parade in Bamako last year. At least 53 soldiers and one civilian have been killed in a jihadist attack which was one of the deadliest strikes against the West African country’s military in recent memory. PHOTO: Michele Cattani/ AFP/ Getty Images

Algeria expresses concern after Mali scraps peace deal with separatists

Algeria on Friday expressed "many regrets and deep concern" after neighbouring Mali's military rulers scrapped a 2015 peace deal with separatist rebels that it had mediated.
6 months ago
Algeria's French coach Djamel Belmadi looks on during the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2024 group D football match between Mauritania and Algeria at Stade de la Paix in Bouake on January 23, 2024. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP)

Algeria sack coach after AFCON exit

Algeria sacked their coach Djamel Belmadi on Wednesday after the two-time winners crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations.
6 months ago
Mauritania's team and staff celebrate after they won the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2024 group D football match between Mauritania and Algeria at Stade de la Paix in Bouake on January 23, 2024. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP) / ALTERNATE CROP - ALTERNATE CROP

Historic Mauritania victory condemns Algeria to shock AFCON exit

Former champions Algeria crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations in the group stage on Tuesday after a shock defeat against Mauritania, but Cameroon secured a last-16 place with a dramatic
6 months ago
Algeria's forward #8 Youcef Belaili fights for the ball Angola's defender #3 Jonathan Buatu during the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2024 group D football match between Algeria and Angola at Stade de la Paix in Bouake on January 15, 2024. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP)

Algeria held by Angola in Cup of Nations opener

Algeria were held to a 1-1 draw by Angola in their opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations on Monday, with a second-half Mabululu penalty denying the 2019 champions a winning
6 months ago
Two men were fatally shot by Algerian authorities when they strayed into the nation’s waters on jet skis, a survivor claims. TikTok/rahimtravel6

Jet-skiing Moroccans arrested for entering Algerian waters

The Algerian coastguard has arrested three Moroccan nationals who crossed its western maritime border on a jet ski, Algeria’s defence ministry said Wednesday. [ad] The ministry said in a statement that the
7 months ago
This photograph taken on October 3, 2023 in Paris shows a general view of the Hygiene Premium pest control shop. - The French government said on September 29, 2023 that it was launching a concerted effort to fight bedbugs that have appeared in numbers in public transport, cinemas and hospitals. The blood-sucking insects have been spotted in the Paris metro, high-speed trains and at Paris's Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, with disgusted travellers posting videos on social media. (Photo by MIGUEL MEDINA / AFP)

Algeria begins anti-bedbug campaign amid French panic

Algeria has announced "preventative measures" to thwart the spread of bedbugs after a surge of reported sightings in France, home to a large Algerian diaspora.
10 months ago
President of Niger, Mohamed Bazoum delivers a speech during the opening session of the New Global Financial Pact Summit at the Palais Brongniart in Paris on June 22, 2023. (Photo by Ludovic MARIN / POOL / AFP)

Algeria’s migrant pushback causes ‘critical situation’ in Niger: UN

Algeria has forced more than 9,000 African migrants over the border into Niger creating a "critical humanitarian situation", two United Nations bodies said in a report released Thursday.
1 year ago
Adidas signage is seen on their store at the Woodbury Common Premium Outlets in Central Valley, New York, U.S., February 15, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo

Adidas, Morocco resolve row over Algeria football jerseys

German sportswear giant Adidas said Friday a row with Morocco over a design on a football top for arch-rivals Algeria had been resolved, and that it regretted the controversy.
2 years ago
1 2 3 17