Northern Africa

North Africa is the northernmost region of the African continent. The largest ethnic groups in North Africa are the Egyptians, Arabs and the Berber tribes. North Africa is predominantly Muslim. Desert has been the dominant factor in the North African environment.

Here is a brief introduction to the seven North African Countries.

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ALGERIA: US major ExxonMobil wants to set up in Algeria

The US major ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, plans to set up in Algeria and develop joint...

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Egypt’s Sisi Warns Opponents As Calls To Boycott Election Build

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi delivered a stern warning on Wednesday to anyone looking to...

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Egypt Starts Radar Scans For Secret Rooms Behind Tut’s Tomb

CAIRO – Egypt's Antiquities Ministry says archaeologists are starting radar scans of the tomb of famed pharaoh Tutankhamun...

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ALGERIA: Boumediene Airport Police Seizes £150,000 from Passenger

Police at Houari Boumediene International Airport in Algiers thwarted Wednesday an attempt to smuggle a large sum of...

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Egypt – 8 Liberal And Leftist Parties To Boycott 2018 Presidential Elections

The Civil Democratic Movement (CDM), a coalition of liberal and leftist political parties and organisations, announced in a...

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AFRICAN UNION: Morocco joins the Peace and Security Council

Unsurprisingly, Morocco was elected a member of the Peace and Security Council (PSC) on Friday 26 January following a vote...

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ALGERIA: A customs officer found dead in the wilaya of Taref

A macabre discovery, the body, in the state of decomposition of a customs officer was found in his...

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ALGERIA: Justice declares strike of “resident” doctors illegal

A court in Algiers on Wednesday declared "illegal" the strike, which has been underway for two months in...

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ALGERIA: Several Algerian artists sketch the “Guernica” at the Cervantes Institute “Give a chance to peace”

This is the last straight line before the curtain falls on the exhibition organized around the theme, the...

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SEVERAL HUNDRED SUB-SAHARAN MIGRANTS REPATRIATED TO THEIR COUNTRIES

About 800 sub-Saharan migrants were repatriated by the Algerian Red Crescent on Thursday night to their country of...