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#10 – The Comoros Backs Morocco For AU Membership

“We look forward to the return of Morocco to the African Union, so that this country regains its natural place within its pan-African institutional family.” Source: Morocco World News

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3 Books by African Authors to Have on Your Festive Season Reading List

The Curious Case of Dassoukine’s Trousers by Fouad Laroui Publisher: Paperback (June 28, 2016) The Curious Case of Dassoukine’s Trousers humorously explores the realisms of life in a world where everything is foreign, in a reflecting of unique short stories told by a group of men sitting at a café [...]

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#6 – 11 Giant Infrastructure Projects That Are Reshaping Africa

In 2013, Morocco launched a $420-million urban development project in the Bouregreg Valley. Building up the area will link Rabat and Salé, two of Morocco’s most vibrant towns currently split by the valley. Source: Business Insider

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Africa Renewable Energy Forum

In partnership with Global Nexus and the Institute of Research in Solar Energy and New Energies (IRESEN), EnergyNet is pleased to host the Africa Renewable Energy Forum (AREF). The Africa Renewable Energy Forum has been awarded with the official endorsement of COP22 and will be 'the' renewable energy side meeting [...]

  • Top Historical Sites, Telouet Kasbah Morocco

Top 10 Historical Sites to Visit in Africa

Africa is not only blessed with warm weather, a variety of wildlife and great people and food, but also with great historical sites that tell the diverse and rich history of the continent. Below are top 10 historical sites that you should visit during your next trip. Fort [...]

#5 – Morocco Tires Of Role As Hollywood’s ‘Door To The Desert’

It's landscape is usually for blockbuster films like Gladiator and even Biblical tales, but some Moroccans they don't want their country being used as Hollywood’s automatic stand-in for places as disparate as Somalia, Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Macedonia and Tibet. Read More >> Source: The Guardian

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Gomobile Announced Top Prize at First Regional Competition – Africa Startup Cup!

Accra, Ghana— Global entrepreneurship development agency StartUp Cup announced the top three winning teams of Africa StartUp Cup Challenge, a regional business model competition for startups from over thirteen StartUp Cup Challenges that took place in Africa in 2015 and 2016. The winning teams competed for in-kind donations, totaling to [...]

#6 – Inside Morocco’s Media Industry

Several news outlets are trying to get past the red lines and the taboos that hinder journalism in Morocco. Read More >> Source: Al Jazeera

#7 – Femen Topless Protesters Cause Havoc At Moroccan Trial

"While around 100 people were demonstrating in support of the homophobic aggressors, Femen was there to condemn state homophobia in Morocco." Read More >> Source: News 24

#2 – Open The UN Mission Or Else

Leaders of Morocco's breakaway Western Saharan region threatened the country's government with a return to war if Morocco did not backtrack on a decision to shut down part of the UN peacekeeping mission to the disputed region. Read More >> Source: The Telegraph

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