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3rd African International Media Summit in Tunis

The 3rd edition of the annual African International Media Summit (AIMS) is scheduled to hold in Tunis, Tunisia, 27-30 March, the organisers said. In a...
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Tunesia: 2 Austrian tourists abducted by Al Quaeda

Al-Qaeda's North Africa branch on Monday has claimed responsibility for the abduction of two Austrian tourists who went missing in Tunisia last month. In...
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Ghana, SA, Tunisia, Nigeria qualify for African Women’s Championships

Ghana, South Africa, Tunisia and Nigeria have joined host Equatorial Guinea in the 6th African Women's (football) Championship, due to be held 15-29 November....
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Police detain and beat journalists Sihem Bensedrine and Omar Mestiri

Reporters Without Borders has strongly condemned police who detained and beat Tunisian journalist, Sihem Bensedrine, president of the working group on press freedom in North...
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Morocco urges Algiers, Polisario to be ‘positive’ on Western Sahara

Morocco has called on Algeria and the Polisario Front to be "positive" during the fourth round of talks on the Western Sahara conflict 16-18...
U.S approves Morocco’s proposal for autonomy in Western Sahara

U.S approves Morocco’s proposal for autonomy in Western Sahara

The U.S deputy Secretary of State for the Middle East, David Welch, said during a visit to Morocco that its suggestion of an independent...
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Cote d’Ivoire to host 1st CAN for locals in 2009

The finals of the first Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) for local football players will take place from 22 February to 8 March 2009...
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Etoile wins CAF Super Cup

African champion Etoile du Sahel beat CS Sfaxien 2-1 in an all-Tunisian match Saturday at the El-Menzah Stadium in Rades, Tunisia, to win the...
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AMU central bank governors meet in Tripoli

The seventh ordinary session of the Council of the Governors of Central Banks in the Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) member countries opened here Thursday,...
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Mauritania reiterates attachment to Maghreb Union

Mauritania has reiterated its attachment to the Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) as a strategic choice for political, economic and social integration of its member...
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Libyan and Tunisian experts discuss maritime issues

Libyan and Tunisian experts on maritime issues on Saturday began their third meeting in Tripoli focusing on the foundations for the establishment joint work...
CAN 2008: Tunisia 2-3 Cameroon : the Lions roar on

CAN 2008: Tunisia 2-3 Cameroon : the Lions roar on

It was the Tunesians against the scoreline, Monday, as they fought to get back into the race wtih Cameroon during the quarter finals of...
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Banks of Arab Maghreb meet

The Libyan Secretary for Finance, Mohamed Haweij, on Thursday evening met the chairman and members of the Board of Directors of the Union of...
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CAN 2008 first round narrowly misses all-time goal scoring record

The 70 goals scored in the first round of the 26th Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana are one goal less than the highest...
CAN 2008 : Tunisia and Angola end in a draw and qualify

CAN 2008 : Tunisia and Angola end in a draw and qualify

Tunisia and Angola encounter Cameroun and Egypt, next Sunday, in the quarter finals of the African Cup of Nations. The two group D leaders...
CAN 2008 : Cameroun weakly clears Sudan and qualifies

CAN 2008 : Cameroun weakly clears Sudan and qualifies

Cameroun did very little this Wednesday, when they played Sudan to win at 3-0, buying their ticket to the quater final of the African...
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CAN 2008: Top scorer battle in full swing

CAN 2008: Top scorer battle in full swing The contest for the top scorer award at the ongoing Af rica Cup of Nations in Ghana...
CAN 2008 : Senegal and Tunisia in a draw : 2-2

CAN 2008 : Senegal and Tunisia in a draw : 2-2

Senegal and Tunesia shared their scoreline right in the middle, Wednesday, when they entered into the 2008 African Nations Cup battlefield. The Carthage...
Ghana: AfDB Approves US$ 16m to Finance Hotel

Ghana: AfDB Approves US$ 16m to Finance Hotel

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Wednesday in Tunis, a loan of US$ 16 million to finance the...
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Rabat to host 2008 Tennis Cup of Nations tournament

Rabat, the capital of Morocco, will host the African Tennis Cup of Nations tournament from 20 to 26 January under the aegis of the...
Qat cultivation threatening water resources, specialists warn

Qat cultivation threatening water resources, specialists warn

For Ahmed Rajeh, a 54-year-old farmer from Sanaa Governorate, qat is as important as water. “Qat is the of our economy,” Rajeh says,...