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Nigeria and Morocco Sign Gas Pipeline Deal to Link Africa to Europe

ABUJA, Dec 4 – Nigeria and Morocco have signed a joint venture to construct a gas pipeline that will connect the two nations as well as some other African countries to Europe, Nigeria’s minister of foreign affairs said on Saturday. The agreement was reached during a visit by the Morocco’s King Mohammed to the Nigerian

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Morocco Accuses African Union Chief of Obstructing Readmission

RABAT, Nov 30  – Morocco accused African Union Commission head Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma of blocking its efforts to rejoin the organisation it left 32 years ago, the country’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday. Morocco has asked the African Union (AU) to readmit it, as it seeks support for its plan to offer autonomy to the disputed

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Farm Impasse at Climate Talks Threatens Goal to End Hunger

By Megan Rowling MARRAKESH, Morocco, Nov 17- A lack of progress on agricultural issues at the U.N. climate talks in Morocco puts at risk efforts to help farmers adapt to climate change and meet a global goal to end hunger by 2030, the head of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization said on Wednesday. Ahead

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Fatema Mernissi: A Woman for All Seasons

The world has lost a renowned Muslim feminist with the passing of Fatema Mernissi BY Sarah Eltantawi When Fatema Mernissi passed away on Nov. 30, a tremor was felt in homes and classrooms throughout the region. She was born in 1940 to a middle class family. Educated at the Sorbonne and at Brandeis University, she

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