The former Deputy Defense Minister , Abdelmalek Guenaizia, will be buried, today, Wednesday, Feb, 06, 2019, at Algiers’ Sidi Yahia cemetery after noon (Dohr) prayer.
Retired Major-General Abdelmalek Guenaizia died, on Monday, in Geneva, Switzerland.
Born on November 20, 1936, Abdelmalek Guenaizia joined the ranks of the National Liberation Army in 1958 when he was 22 years old. Trained, notably, in the former USSR, the deceased held several high positions in People’s National Army. In 2005, he was appointed Deputy Defense Minister.
Yesterday, the plane carrying the remains of General-Major Abdelmalek Guenaizia, arrived at Houari Boumediene airport in Algiers.
Former ministers Amar Tou, Aboubaker Benbouzid and Rachid Harraoubia were also present at the reception of the deceased remains.