Algerian bloggers offer election predictions

With just six months left until Algerians elect their president, bloggers are trying to unravel the mystery surrounding possible candidates.


Algerian foreign minister tours Sahel

With renewed jihadist violence in northern Mali, Algeria is once again taking a look south.


Tunisia begins government overhaul

Prime Minister Ali Larayedh promises to resign, lawmakers return to work and the national dialogue gets under way.

Arts & Entertainment

Klay BBJ remains unbowed

A top Tunisian rapper just released from jail says he will continue to fight for free expression.


Morocco website editor free on bail

A Moroccan court freed the editor of news website Lakome on Friday (October 25th), Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reported. The next hearing is sche…


Immigration official killed in Benghazi

A Benghazi immigration official kidnapped last week by unknown gunmen was found dead on Friday (October 25th) in the city’s Kuwafiyah district, Libya…


Algerian forces find arm cache

Algerian security forces uncovered a large stash of weapons and ammunition some 200km from the Tiguentourine gas complex, El Watan reported on Saturd…


Tunisia arrests Sidi Bouzid attack suspects

Tunisian security forces on Sunday (October 27th) arrested two suspects sought in connection with the killing of six police officers last week in Sid…