Mauritania: President Aziz explodes his account in Dubai

  • 12/03/2019 - (Copyright: Mauritanies Actualité)

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    President Mouhamed Ould Abdel Aziz has been accused of illegally amassing about two billion dollars and stashing it in a bank in Dubai.


    The case first broke out on social networks recently and was picked up by local and international media outlets including Al Jazeera.

    President Aziz who has denied any wrong doing has reportedly filed a complaint in Qatar against Al Jazeera Television.

    Mauritanian journalist Bakary Dièye spoke to Mariama Cham of WADR French-Service about this case.