Category: Features

Algeria suffers its first 2024 diplomatic setback as it clutches at South Africa’s straw

January 12, 2024

Algeria and its ally South Africa have both ensued a painful diplomatic setback when Morocco won the presidency of the UN Human Rights Council by ... Read More

Religious Freedom: U.S. State Department lists Algeria among world’s worst violators

January 8, 2024

Algeria has been named by the U.S. State Department among the world worst violators of religious freedom. It is the only country in North Africa ... Read More

DRC: Tshisekedi’s landslide victory dismissed by opposition as ‘sham’

January 4, 2024

Felix Tshisekedi, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has won a landslide victory, according to provisional results announced by the country’s election commission, ... Read More

FIFM: A Moroccan director, screenwriter wins Grand Prize, a first in the festival’s history

December 3, 2023

The Moroccan director, screenwriter, and producer, Asmae El Moudir, has won the Grand Prize of the 20th Marrakech International Film Festival, for her film The ... Read More

Colombian Senate: New motion unequivocally supports Morocco’s territorial integrity, sovereignty

November 29, 2023

A new motion passed Tuesday by the Colombian Senate expressed unequivocal support to Morocco's territorial integrity and sovereignty over its Sahara, reiterating the categorical rejection ... Read More

Morocco: EBRD and EU Support Women-led businesses with €20 Mln Funding

November 29, 2023

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union (EU) have partnered with Moroccan bank for Commerce & Industry (BMCI) to support ... Read More

G20 Compact with Africa conference pushes for private investment in fast-growing continent

November 22, 2023

Leaders from more than a dozen African countries have gathered in Germany’s capital city for the G20 Compact with Africa conference, which aims to help ... Read More

Kais Saied fires Minister of Economy

October 18, 2023

Tunisia’s President fired Tuesday October 17 the country’s Minister of Economy Samir Saïed amid economic hardship that has gripped the North African country. Saied’s office ... Read More

Victims, survivors sue TotalEnergies over 2021 terror attack in Mozambique

October 12, 2023

Seven survivors and relatives of victims have launched a legal action against French company TotalEnergies for "involuntary manslaughter and failure to assist a person in ... Read More

World Cup, a boon for Morocco’s economy

October 6, 2023

One month after a devastating earthquake, Moroccans jubilated at the news of the country co-hosting the 2030 together with Spain and Portugal. Beyond the sports ... Read More