MAURITANIE | MAURITANIA

11-Feb-2020 to 11:35

UAE to build Mauritanian Arts Institute

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The United Arab Emirates, on Monday, pledged to build a Mauritanian arts institute in Nouakchott, the first of its kind in the country.

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03-Feb-2020 to 20:27

Nouakchott holding the torch against religious extremism

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Leading figures from the Muslim world, led by Sheikh Abdullah Ibn Bayyah, recently met in Nouakchott to draft a Declaration on Combating Religious Extremism.

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03-Feb-2020 to 20:01

Ibn Bayyah: The knight of peace spearheading the fight against religious extremi...

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Sheikh Abdallah Ibn Bayyah, often opposed to the famous Egyptian theologian Youssef al-Qaradawi is a key figure in the fight against religious extremism in the Muslim world.

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31-Jan-2020 to 15:07

Mauritania to investigate former president over alleged abuse of power

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The vice-Speaker of the Mauritanian National Assembly, Hamadi Ould Meimou, has announced the setting up of a parliamentary commission to look into the management of the country’s former president, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz (2009 - 2019).

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28-Jan-2020 to 13:49

Mauritania to apply free trade deal with ECOWAS

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritania will soon implement the free trade agreement with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), President Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouan has said.

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24-Jan-2020 to 21:24

Mauritania moves to regulate sale of medicines

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The new government in Mauritania has made the regulation of the sale of medicines its main priority.

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22-Jan-2020 to 16:19

Mauritanian blogger arrested over cyber crime charges

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritanian police have arrested blogger Mohamed Ali Abdel Aziz on suspicion of making audio-visual recordings that have gone viral on social media in recent days, security sources in Nouakchott have told Reporters Without Borders.

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