Conakry, Guinea - Guinea's Islamic League is to organise a competition to select 500 prospective imams to be trained in Morocco under a scholarship scheme by the north African nation for that purpose, League's General Secretary Abdoulaye Diassi has announced.
Tunis, Tunisia - Tunisia and Russia on Tuesday signed several cooperation agreements at the close of the 5th session of their joint Tunisian-Russian trade, economic, scientific and technical cooperation commission in Tunis.
Tripoli, Libya - Jordanian Ambassador in Libya Faouaz al-Atyane, who was abducted in Libya's capital Tripoli 15 April, has been released by his captors and he is now heading to his country, the Libyan television reported Tuesday.
Rabat, Morocco - Guinea's President Alpha Conde has called for the quick return of Morocco to the African Union (AU). The Guinean President spoke Tuesday on his arrival at Fez to attend the 9th international agriculture exhibition of Morocco.
Tunis, Tunisia - Tunisia’s Zitouna Bank has signed an agreement on the exchange of experts and capacity building in microfinance with Islamic banks in Senegal, Niger, Guinea, Mauritania and Sudan.