The outgoing president of Mali Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is easily won the first round of presidential elections, but will face in the second round the opposition leader, Soumaila Cisse, as in 2013, according to results announced Thursday evening. In the first round held on 29 July, Mr. Keita, 73, arrived in the lead with 1,333,813 votes, representing 41.42% of the vote, indicated the Minister of Territorial Administration, Mohamed Ag Erlaf . Since five years ago, he will find in the second round Soumaila Cisse, who received 573,111 votes, or 17.80%, according to official results provisional covering all the votes.
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Breastfeeding is in "big decline" in Algeria with only 6.6% of mothers who feed their babies exclusively with breast milk until the age of 6 months alerted Friday Pr Belkacem Chefi Committee member National promotion of breastfeeding.
The singer and musician Rachid Taha, who died on Tuesday 11th , will be buried on Friday, September 14th in his hometown of Sig in the wilaya of Mascara, after a final tribute was paid to him in Paris on Thursday, we have learned from his relatives.
Rachid Taha had a heart attack at the of age 59 in his home in Paris, the renowned Algerian guitarists Lotfi Attar Khliff Miziallaoua have also praised the "talent of an exceptional rocker" citing his genius and his outstanding work in "Rock the Casbah" and the development of universal and rooted directory Algerian music.