Would you like to make English your default language on this site?

Elections 2014-04-09

Algeria election faces resistance in Kabylie

Kabylie protesters advocating a boycott of Algeria's presidential election disrupted a campaign rally for candidate Ali Benflis, AFP reported on Tuesday (April 8th)

Djamel Benabdeslam, a leader of the Benflis campaign team, was speaking Tuesday in the Bouira town of M'Chedallah when some 100 young activists interrupted him.

Hundreds of Bejaia students also staged a march Tuesday to protest the April 17th poll, urging citizens to mobilise for "peaceful change", APS reported.

Last Saturday, Bejaia protestors stormed a rally organised by President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's campaign leader Abdelmalek Sellal.

What do you think of this article?

1Dislike

Subscribe to our newsletter and get Magharebia's latest articles delivered to your inbox.

POST YOUR COMMENT 0

Anonymous thumb

You are not signed in. Anonymous comments are subject to moderation. Sign up to have your comment posted immediately - Learn more

Or post your comment using:

* DENOTES REQUIRED FIELD