President Favourite in Algerian Election

Updated: Wed 16 Apr, 04:46 am

Despite his ailing health, President Abdel-Aziz Bouteflika is widely expected to win a fourth term as Algerians prepare to cast their ballot in a poll that is also being boycotted. read more »

Egypt Offers to Finance Ethiopia's Dam

Updated: Fri 4 Apr, 05:55 am

Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy has announced that the Egyptian government offered to construct Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam. He said the dam, which has been a source of tension betweem the two countries, … read more »

UN Condemns Jordan's Envoy Abduction in Libya

Updated: Wed 16 Apr, 06:33 am

The UN Security Council has condemned the abduction of Ambassador Fawaz al-Itan of Jordan by gunmen in Tripoli, calling on those responsible to immediately him. read more »