Dah Yacoub is a Mauritanian Journalist. He holds a degree in media from the Higher Institute of Journalism in Mauritania. He works as a reporter and a presenter of political programs at Murabitoun TV channel. He is also an editor for a newspaper in Sada Alhahdath, a radio announcer and a member of the Mauritanian Journalists’ Syndicate.
Mauritania is starting a television channel aimed at university students early next year.
Young people in the former French colony are flocking to learn English, hoping it will get them jobs.
Mauritania hopes to improve its health care now that it is beginning to produce its own doctors.