the Announcement came then the state tv channel ENTV on Monday indicated that Bouteflika would resign before 28 april. And already the day after the announcement chose the 82-year-old Bouteflika to announce his resignation.
Bouteflika writes in a letter he through his decision to help his fellow countrymen to be able to give Algeria a better future.
extensive protests against him in recent weeks. The protests then began Bouteflika, in violation of the constitution, announced that he would stand for a fifth term of office.
Now write the state news agency, APS, and Algerie 1 to the president of the republic on Tuesday announced that he will resign with immediate effect.
Ahmad Gaid Salah initiatives to a constitutional process to unseat Bouteflika, something that Salah continued on Tuesday with the reference to the president's failing health.
"the Reason we are trying to find a solution to the crisis will only of our loyalty to the father land, father land, because we are convinced of the algerian people's ability to take itself out of the crises, how serious they may be, thanks to its historic and human resources that are full of patriotism, and because we are convinced that how long a person other than the liver, it will disappear one day, while the home live forever," said Salah to news agency APS.
Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been president since 1999 and was re-elected by a large majority two times.