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2017-05-24 Sub-Saharan Africans Trade Europe for Morocco
[Deutsche Welle] Morocco is a transit country for many sub-Saharan Africans on their way to Europe. But some now prefer not to risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea, opting instead for a new life in Morocco itself.

2017-05-25 CAF Confed Cup - Rivers Utd Clinch 1-0 Win Over Fus Rabat
[Vanguard] Rivers United defeated Morocco FUS Rabat 1-0 in a CAF Confederation Cup match at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt yesterday.

2017-05-23 Speaker of Parliament Visits Morocco
[Ghana Govt.] The Speaker of Ghana's Parliament, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye, is leading a seven-member delegation on a three-day official visit to the Moroccan House of Representatives.

2017-05-23 China, Morocco Join Hands to Build Africa's Tallest Skyscraper in Rabat
[Focac] Rabat -Construction firms from China and Morocco will set up a a joint venture to build Africa's tallest high-rise tower in Morocco's capital Rabat, local media reported on Saturday.

2017-05-17 Morocco's Exports From Western Sahara Hang in the Balance
[ISS] South Africa has been accused of 'sabotaging' Morocco's commercial interests in Africa by seizing a vessel carrying phosphate mined by Morocco in Western Sahara.

2017-05-18 Nigeria, Morocco Sign Gas Pipeline, Fertilizer Deals
[Premium Times] Nigeria and Morocco on Monday strengthened their business relationship by signing two bilateral agreements in Rabat, Morocco.

2017-05-15 Fus Rabat Subject KCCA to Sobering Experience
[Monitor] Kampala -They left Kampala with the house seemingly in order, especially having travelled with the Azam Uganda Premier League (UPL) title sealed.

2017-05-11 No Breather for Champions As They Head North to Rabat
[Monitor] Kampala -Barely 24 hours after claiming their 12th national league title with a 2-0 victory over Lweza on Tuesday, KCCA are on the move again.

2017-05-10 HRH Princess Lalla Malika Chairs Launch Ceremony of Morocco's Red Crescent National Week
[MAP] Ain Atiq -HRH Princess Lalla Malika, chairwoman of the Moroccan Red Crescent, chaired on Wednesday at the Ahmed Ben Zayed Al Nahyane establishment in Ain Atiq (prefecture of Skhirat-Temara), the ceremony to launch Morocco's Red Crescent National Week, on the occasion of World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day.

2017-05-09 KCCA Ready to Celebrate
[Monitor] Kampala -KCCA travel to Morocco this week for the first leg of their maiden Caf Confederation Cup group stage match against Fus Rabat at the weekend but there is some urgent business to sort at home before they are seen off.

2017-05-06 Germany to Build Orphanages to Deport Minors to
[Deutsche Welle] Germany's migration office is considering plans to build homes in Morocco where they can send deported underage migrants, according to leaked documents. The plans have been criticized by opposition lawmakers.

2017-05-05 Morocco Celebrates Fourteenth Anniversary of HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan
[MAP] Rabat -The Royal Family, along with the Moroccan people, will celebrate, on Monday, the fourteenth anniversary of HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan, a joyful event reflecting the unwavering attachment of Moroccans to the glorious Alawite throne, guarantor of the Kingdom's unity and stability.

2017-05-04 Govt Hopes Morocco's AU Return Will Speed Fresh Western Sahara Talks
[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia's Permanent Representative on the UN Security Council, Ambassador Dr.Tekeda

2017-05-04 Scrap Prison Terms for Nonviolent Speech
[HRW] Tunis -Morocco's recent overhaul of its speech laws leaves intact the country's famous red lines on critical speech, as well as other provisions that could land people in prison solely for peaceful expression, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

2017-05-02 George Mitchell to visit UNE's Tangier Global Forum To Present "Is Peace Possible in the Middle East?"
[allAfrica] Tangier, Morocco -- The University of New England's Tangier Global Forum will cap its spring lecture series with a visit from former U.S. Senator George J. Mitchell. A global luminary, who authored the agreement that brought peace to Northern Ireland in 1998 and served as President Obama's special envoy to the Arab-Israeli peace process from 2009 to 2011, Mitchell will present a lecture titled "Is Peace Possible in the Middle East?"

2017-05-03 HRH Princess Lalla Meryem Chairs Opening Ceremony of 3rd Forum of 'East West and Africa Women Initiatives'
[MAP] Marrakech -HRH Princess Lalla Meryem chaired, on Wednesday in Marrakech, the opening ceremony of the 3rd Forum of "East West and Africa Women Initiatives" (EWA), held under the patronage of HM King Mohammed VI under the theme "The role of women in innovation and creation in industry and economy and its impact on the dynamics of African unity".

2017-04-28 Njie's Fus Rabat Drawn in Confederation Cup Group a
[Daily Observer] Scorpions winger Yusupha Njie and his Moroccan club FUS de Rabat have been pitted with Club Africain, Rivers United and KCCA in Group A of the CAF Confederations Cup.

2017-04-27 Parliament Review Rwanda, Morocco Double Taxation Bill
[New Times] Parliament's Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Security yesterday met with a team from Rwanda Revenue Authority and the Ministry of Finance to discuss the Bill concerning the agreement on tax avoidance signed between Rwanda and Morocco.

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