Media landscape



Written press

 

Name:              Akhbar Nouakchott

Address:           POB 1905, Immeuble Abbas, Tevragh Zeina, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5250271

Fax:                  +222-5255484

Internet:            www.akhbarnouakchott.com

Email:               jedna@mapeci.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          La Mauretanienne de Presse, d’Edition, de Communication et d’Impression

Founded:          1995

 

Name:              Nouakchott-Info

Address:           POB 1905, Immeuble Abbas, Tevragh Zeina, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5250271

Fax:                  +222-5255484

Internet:            www.akhbarnouakchott.com/index.php

Email:               jedna@mapeci.com

Language:         French

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          La Mauretanienne de Presse, d’Edition, de Communication et d’Impression

Founded:          1995

 

Name:              Al-Qalam/ Le Calame

Address:           POB 1059, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5290234

Fax:                  +222-5257555

Internet:            www.calame.8k.com

Email:               calame@compunet.mr

Language:         Arabic and French

Type:                weekly

Publisher:         

Founded:          1994

 

Name:              Al-Chaab/ Horizons

Address:           POB 371, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5252940

Fax:                  +222-5258547

Internet:            www.ami.mr/chaab/index.htm and www.ami.mr/horizons/index.htm

Email:               Chaabrim@gmail.com

Language:         Arabic and French

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Agence Mauritanienne de l’Information

Founded:          1975

 

Name:              L’Eveil-Hebdo

Address:           POB 587, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5256714

Fax:                  +222-5258754

Internet:           

Email:               symoudou@yahoo.fr

Language:         French

Type:                weekly

Publisher:         

Founded:          1991

 

Name:              Al-Rayah

Address:           Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Internet:            www.rayah.info

Email:               team@rayah.info

Language:         Arabic

Type:                electronic publication

Publisher:          Islamist group

Founded:          1991

 

Name:              Points Chauds

Address:           Ilot L near La Garde Nationale, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5250604

Fax:                  +222-5293797

Internet:            www.pointschauds.info

Email:               redaction@pointschauds.info

Language:         Arabic

Type:                monthly

Publisher:         

Founded:          1995

 

Name:              Al-Akhbar

Address:           POB 5346, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5250894

Fax:                  +222-5253757

Internet:           

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Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:         

Founded:          1995

 

Name:              El-Anba

Address:           POB 3901, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5259927

Fax:                  +222-5259927

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Language:         Arabic

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Name:              Maghreb Hebdo

Address:           POB 5266, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5259810

Fax:                  +222-5259811

Internet:           

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Language:         French

Type:                weekly

Publisher:         

Founded:          1994

 

Name:              Rajoul Echaree

Address:           Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Email:               rajoul_echaree@toptechnology.mr

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

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Name:              L’Opinion Libre

Address:           Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Language:         French

Type:                weekly

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Name:              La Tribune

Address:           POB 6227, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5254492

Fax:                  +222-5250209

Internet:           

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Language:         French

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Name:              Inimich al-Watan

Address:           Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Language:         Arabic

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Name:              Ech-tary

Address:           POB 1059, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5255065

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Language:         Arabic

Type:                fortnightly

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Name:              Le Carrefour

Address:           Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Language:         French

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Name:              Challenge

Address:           POB 1346, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5290626

Fax:                  +222-5290626

Internet:           

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Language:         French

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Name:              L’Essor

Address:           POB 5310, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-6302168

Fax:                  +222-5258890

Internet:           

Email:               sidiel2000@yahoo.fr

Language:         French

Type:                monthly

Publisher:         

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Name:              Le Renovateur

Address:           Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Language:         French

Type:                every two months

Publisher:         

Founded:          2001

 

Name:              Journal Officiel

Address:           POB 188, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5253337

Fax:                  +222-5253474

Internet:           

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Language:         French

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Audiovisual media

 

Name:              Television de Mauritanie

Address:           POB 5522, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5254067

Fax:                  +222-5254069

Internet:           

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Language:         Arabic, French, Sarakole, Toucouleur, and Wolof

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Name:              Radio de Mauritanie

Address:           POB 200, Jamal Abd el-Nasser Street, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5252164

Fax:                  +222-5252164

Internet:            www.radiomauritanie.com

Email:               rm@radiomauritanie.com

Language:         Arabic, French, Sarakole, Toucouleur, and Wolof

Founded:          1958

Channels:          National and local radio on 93.3 and 98 FM

 

Online media

 

http://shinqit.net/  (Bulletin Board)

www.mylinea.com/mauritanie/  (Extensive directory of Mauritanian websites)

www.eddarb.com/modules/news/  (Intellectuel and cultural site)

www.lemehariste.mr/  (Journal Libre d'information et d'analyses politiques Economiques et Sociales)

www.ledromadaire.mr/  (Magazine)

www.cyberforum.mr/presse/nexpress/  (Weekly indepenent)

www.mauritanie-web.com/  (News and information portal)

www.saharamedia.net/  (News)

 

News Agencies

 

Name:              Agence Mauritanienne d’Information

Address:           POB 371, 1540, Rue 22-006, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:                  +222-5253856

Fax:                  +222-5254587

Internet:            www.ami.mr/

Email:               ami@mauritania.mr

Language:         Arabic and French

Founded:         

 

Name:              Al-Akhbar: the first independent Mauritanian news agency

Internet:            www.alakhbar.info

Email:               redaction@alakhbar.info

Language:         Arabic

 

Media organizations

 

Name:         Association Mauritanienne des Droits de l’Homme

Address:     POB 5112, Nouakchott, Mauritania

Tel.:            +222-251502

Fax:            +222-222894

Email:          fatimatambaye@caramail.com