Four out of the 8 fuel tanks set ablaze a week ago in an oil terminal on the road to Tripoli airport during clashes between rival militias fighting for its control, have been extinguished, the Libyan National Oil Company (NOC) announced on Wednesday.
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.
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.