Abdelaziz Bouteflika

 
Algeria: six months of anti-regime protests
Algeria: six months of anti-regime protests
Algeria has been rocked by six months of protests demanding an overhaul of the ruling regime that have shown no let-up despite the April resignation of long-time president Abdelaziz Bouteflika....
Algerian presidential elections 'impossible' on July 4
Algerian presidential elections 'impossible' on July 4
Algeria's constitutional council said on Sunday it was impossible to hold elections to choose a successor to ousted president Abdelaziz...
How democratic revolutions are being subverted in Algeria and Sudan
How democratic revolutions are being subverted in Algeria and Sudan
The scenes in Sudan were inspiring. Tens of thousands of people risked their own safety to face down a brutal government and demand change. The...
Former Algerian PM questioned in widening probe into longtime elite
Former Algerian PM questioned in widening probe into longtime elite
Former Algerian prime minister Ahmed Ouyahia was questioned on Tuesday in a widening investigation into alleged corruption in the inner circle of...
Guinea’s president eyes controversial third term
Guinea’s president eyes controversial third term
The billboard outside Guinea’s National Assembly building reads: “I am young. Yes to a referendum. Yes to a new Constitution. We support you...
Sisi, Egypt's undisputed leader
Sisi, Egypt's undisputed leader
Egypt's general-turned-president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi who could stay in power until 2030 is an autocrat for some and symbol of stability for...
Bouteflika's mosque seen as monument to megalomania
Bouteflika's mosque seen as monument to megalomania
Algeria's Abdelaziz Bouteflika may be gone, but his unfinished Great Mosque of Algiers looms large as a symbol of his 20-year reign and, many say,...
Presidents for life spell danger
Presidents for life spell danger
Algeria and Sudan are engulfed by protests against leaders who have overstayed their welcome. Their stories need to be told, but we must also...
Algeria, Sudan, Libya: Revolutions are hard — and unpredictable
Algeria, Sudan, Libya: Revolutions are hard — and unpredictable
It is not inconceivable that by the end of this month — perhaps even the end of this week — three North African countries will have new...
Women take leading role in Sudan protests
Women take leading role in Sudan protests
Sudanese women are taking a leading role in protests against President Omar al-Bashir, which have gained added inspiration from the demonstrations...
Algeria's Bouteflika resigns after weeks of protest
Algeria's Bouteflika resigns after weeks of protest
Algeria's ailing leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika submitted his resignation with immediate effect, state media said Tuesday, ceding power in the face of...
Algeria's Bouteflika to resign 'before mandate ends'
Algeria's Bouteflika to resign 'before mandate ends'
Algeria's ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika will resign before his mandate expires on April 28, his office said, after a succession of...

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