Moulay Hicham El Alaoui, Morocco's 'rebel prince'Moulay Hicham El Alaoui, the first cousin of Morocco's King Mohammed VI, nicknamed the "rebel prince", has just written an explosive book: “Diary of a Banished Princ...
Morocco struggles with influx of illegal immigrantsEach year, thousands of migrants from across Africa arrive in Morocco, many lacking any official papers. Without the right of residency, or the right to work, life is hard. Authori...
Ebola cases confirmed in ConakryConakry's worst fears have been realised as five cases of the deadly Ebola virus are confirmed in the Guinean capital, one of them fatal. The epidemic has already claimed doze...
THE 51 PERCENT
Changing of the guardIn this edition, as more and more women enter the armed forces around the world, a number are finding the battle is much closer to home as they confront sexual violence and discrim...
From Morocco to MelillaAfrican Union and Somali officials remain tight-lipped for now over the death toll caused by a bombing and gun attack claimed by al shabaab militants. A hotel housing peacekeeping...
Hundreds of immigrants storm Spanish enclave on Moroccan coastHundreds of would-be immigrants tried to force their way into Spain’s North African enclave of Melilla during the early hours of Tuesday, the Moroccan government said, in what was...
Congolese warlord convicted by ICCThe ICC finds Congolese warlord Germain Katanga guilty of involvement in a brutal attack on a village, but the decision to acquit him of using child soldiers doesn't sit well...
Video: Fight for women’s rights continues in MoroccoIn 2004, Morocco’s women took to the streets to demand greater recognition of their rights under the country’s law.
MOROCCO – AFRICA
Moroccan king plays up business, religious ties on African tourMoroccan King Mohammed VI is due to arrive in Gabon late on Wednesday for the last leg of a long visit to West and Central Africa marked by dozens of trade agreements.
French president Hollande visits Central African Republic capitalStemming the tide of inter-religious bloodshed: with more French troops moving into the Central African Republic, the French president pays a visit this Friday. And here in Paris,...
France pledges support in Nigeria's Boko Haram battleAs Nigeria marks the centenary of its unification, dozens are killed in three coordinated attacks in Adamawa state. France's president pledges support in battling Boko Haram i...
MOROCCO – MALI
Video: Moroccan king embarks on African charm offensiveMorocco's King Mohammed VI concluded a five-day state visit to Mali on Sunday during which he signed diplomatic and economic agreements aimed at bolstering Rabat’s influence i...