Mauritania: In Nouakchott, Madiba's Road Less Travelled
From July 2018, one of the major roads in Nouakchott, the desert capital of Mauritania, will bear the name of former president Nelson Mandela. The centenary of his birth is a… Read more »
Mauritania: The Miracle in Mauritania
President Cyril Ramaphosa interacting with Heads of State and Government and the South African delegation during the Official Opening of the 31st Ordinary Session of the Assembly… Read more »
November 07, 2017
Mauritania: Mauritania Still Tops the Slavery Charts Despite Banning the Practice 10 Years Ago
There's not much news out of Mauritania and the government likes it that way. But things are about to change in one of the last bastions of modern slavery, and where even the free… Read more »
October 19, 2016
Mauritania: Reform in the Sahel - Mars, Mauritius or Mauritania?
Plans are afoot to extract more value and better integrate fishing into the Mauritanian economy. Doing so will require a break from the past - including making considerable… Read more »
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