Algeria – As announced in late October by ALG24, Colonel Boualem Boughellaf succeeds Mustapha Lahbiri as head of the Directorate General of Civil Protection (CPB).
The post was vacant since last June, when Colonel Mustapha Lahbiri was installed at the head of the national security. Already suspected of this post for weeks, Colonel Boualem Boughellaf will be officially installed tomorrow, Sunday, November 18, as Director General of Civil Protection, learned ALG24 informed source.
Until April 2016, Boualem Boughellah held the position of Director of Civil Protection of the wilaya of Medea. He was then promoted to the position of Inspector in the Directorate General of Civil Protection, a post he currently holds.