Tag: sub-Saharan migrants

Tunisia-racism: Sfax court hands five-month suspended sentence to woman for abusing black teacher

February 8, 2019

A court in the Tunisian city of Sfax has pressed a five-month suspended sentence on a Tunisian woman convicted for abusing a teacher of black ... Read More

International Press Denounce Algeria’s Brutal Treatment of Migrants

June 26, 2018

Algeria has been slammed by international rights organizations and the media for its notoriously brutal treatment of Sub-Saharan migrants who are often abandoned in harsh ... Read More

UN Urges Algeria to Stop Expelling Sub-Saharans

May 23, 2018

The United Nations Human Rights Office (OHCHR) urged Algerian Government to stop rounding up and collectively expelling thousands of Sub-Saharan, saying such an ill- treatment ... Read More

Sub-Saharan Migrants die on Algeria-Niger Border- IOM says

May 17, 2018

Dozens of Sub-Saharan migrants have died in abhorrent conditions on the Algerian-Niger borders as Algiers continues summary expulsions, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. ... Read More

Reliefweb Deplores Algeria’s Continuing Crackdown on Sub-Saharans

April 2, 2018

International NGOs and rights watchdogs continue to deplore Algeria’s meagre record in respecting migrants’ rights as the North African country continues its black manhunt, summarily ... Read More

HRW Decries Degrading Treatment of Sub-Saharans in Algeria

February 28, 2018

Few weeks after Amnesty International rebuked Algeria for failing short to uphold its obligation in protecting sub-Saharan refugees and asylum seekers, Human Rights Watch (HRW) ... Read More

Moroccan Coast Guard Recovers Bodies of 20 Sub-Saharans

February 4, 2018

Moroccan Coast guard patrols recovered the bodies of 20 Sub-Saharan migrants off the northern coasts near the Spanish-occupied enclave of Melillia, Moroccan media said. The ... Read More

Guinean President Recalls Ambassador to Algiers in Protest against Treatment of Sub-Saharans

January 17, 2018

President Alpha Condé has recalled Guinea’s Ambassador in Algiers in protest over the inhuman treatment endured by Sub-Saharan migrants in Algeria. The decision by Condé, ... Read More

The Ordeal of Sub-Saharan Migrants in Algeria

October 6, 2017

The recent outrageous apartheid-like decision made by Algerian authorities banning migrants from using buses and taxis prompts the worst fears of human rights activists who ... Read More

Morocco, Most Hospitable North African Country for Sub-Saharans- US News and World report

July 13, 2017

Morocco tops the ranking of most hospitable North African states towards Sub-Saharan migrants, a study, conducted by the US News and World Report, found. The ... Read More