Abdelmalek Sella

Two Algerian ex-PMs get hefty jail term for corruption

Two Algerian ex-PMs get hefty jail term for corruption

An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years in prison and Abdelmalek Sellal to 12 years. They were accused of abusing authority in a car manufacturing embezzlement scandal. It was the first time since Algeria’s independence from France […]