BISKRA (Algeria) – Minister of Religious Affairs and Waqfs (endowments) Mohamed Aïssa said Monday in Biskra that the sectarian thinking can only be combated by immunizing the society through the sole reference to the national religious institution.
ALGIERS – Director General of the National Office against Drugs and Drug Addiction (ONLDT), Mohamed Benhalla said Thursday in Algiers that a national strategy against drugs (2018-2022) was under elaboration.
ALGIERS- More than 2,800 people died in more than 19,500 road accidents that took place in the first nine months of the year across the country, said the National Centre for Road Safety and Prevention (CNPSR).
ALGIERS-Over 38 tonnes of cannabis were seized in Algeria, including 80.62% in the country's west over the eight first months of 2017, announced the National Office for the Fight against Drug and Drug Addiction (ONLDRT) in a report.
ALGIERS- Ten people were killed and 19 others were injured in 9 traffic accidents that occurred from 12 to 14 October in several provinces of the country, said Saturday a report of the Civil Defence.
ORAN – The Units of the territorial grouping of Oran Coast Guards have thwarted on Thursday north of Cape Falcon (Aïn El Turck), an illegal immigration attempt of 31 persons, said the communication department of the Coast Guards.
ALGIERS – Minister of National Solidarity, Family and Women’s Status, Ghania Eddalia, examined on Wednesday with the UN system resident coordinator in Algiers Eric Overvest, the means for promoting the bilateral cooperation in various fields, said the ministry in a communiqué.
ORAN- Twenty-four would-be immigrants have been intercepted Wednesday by units of the Coastguards 2 miles north of Cape Falcon in Ain El Turck (Oran, 431-km west of Algiers), said the security body.
ALGIERS- The chairwoman of the Algerian Red Crescent, Saida Benhabiles, and her Iraqi counterpart, Yassine Ahmed Abbas Al-Maamouri, called Wednesday, in Algiers, for the "consolidation of the bilateral relations between the two bodies at the service of Iraqi and Algerian peoples."
 ALGIERS-The public company for the transport of travellers in the centre region (EPE TVC) has recently inaugurated the first smart bus in Algeria, the company announced Tuesday in a communiqué.