Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani has replaced his prime minister following the resignation of Ismail Ould Bedda Ould Cheikh Sidiya.
The move comes after prosecutors received a key report investigating the activities of former head of state Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.
Mohamed Ould Bilal, a former political adviser and minister in the era before Abdel Aziz, replaces Sidiya. He has been tasked with forming a new govermment following the resignation of Sidiya’s entire administration.
Before his appointment as prime…