Tag: sub-Sahara

AfDB to invest $25 mln for renewables in sub-Sahara

January 25, 2019

The African Development Bank (AfDB) will invest up to $25 million in a private equity fund for renewable energy projects across Sub-Saharan Africa. According to ... Read More

IMF revises Sub-Saharan countries’ 2019-2020 growth forecasts

January 24, 2019

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in a report released on Wednesday announced that the economy of Sub-Saharan countries should rise this year. In its World ... Read More

African Civil Society Wants AU to Put End to Ordeal of Sub-Saharans in Algeria

January 19, 2018

Civil society associations in Guinea, Gabon and Niger have urged the African Union to put the issue of the human rights violations by Algerian authorities ... Read More

New Migration Policy Strengthens Morocco’s Soft Power in Africa

December 23, 2017

Morocco has bolstered its clout and soft power on the African continent with the adoption of an immigration and asylum policy based on a human ... Read More

Hundreds of Sub-Saharan Migrants Storm into Melilla

May 10, 2017

Nearly one hundred Sub-Saharan illegal migrants rampaged on Monday in the streets of the Spanish-occupied city of Melilla in northern Morocco celebrating their entry into ... Read More

Hundreds of Sub-Saharans Storm Border Fence into Spanish Occupied Ceuta

February 17, 2017

Some 500 Sub-Saharan migrants stormed on Friday the border fence into the Spanish occupied enclave of Ceuta in northern Morocco triggering clashes with the Spanish ... Read More

Moroccan Authorities Thwart Illegal Immigration Attempt to Ceuta

January 2, 2017

Moroccan authorities thwarted an illegal immigration attempt by nearly 1000 Sub-Saharan nationals who tried to jump the six-meter barbed wire fence of the city of ... Read More

Morocco: Yasmina Filali Wins Schwab Foundation’s 2016 Social Entrepreneurs Award

April 1, 2016

Yasmina Filali Head of la Fondation Orient Occident was announced Thursday winner of Swiss-based Schwab Foundation’s 2016 Social Entrepreneur Award for her excellent action in ... Read More

Moroccan Banks Operating in 22 African Countries (Financial Times)

March 24, 2016

Moroccan banks are operating now in 22 African countries and around 17 per cent of their foreign activity is on the continent, says Financial Times ... Read More

Morocco-Canada: Canadian Young Chambers of Commerce group names Moroccan as new CEO

September 11, 2015

The group of young chambers of commerce (RJCCQ) in Quebec-Canada has named on Thursday Moroccan Monsef Derraji as its new head. The RJCCQ, known in ... Read More