Morocco’s return to the African Union raises questions about the body’s continued commitment to anti-colonialism and its pan-Africanism.
Of the African Union's 54 member states, 39 agreed to allow Morocco back into the continental organisation.
There was no immediate comment from the African organisation on the Moroccan statement.
Current climate talks in Morocco are a golden opportunity for making strides on the adaptation of African agriculture.
Rabat urges nations that ratified Paris agreement to commit amid threat of Donald Trump winning United States presidential vote.
Standoff brings Moroccan and Polisario forces within 200 metres of each other in a narrow strip of land near the Mauritanian border since August.
African Union member states foot the bill for only 10% of the organisation's programmes
When complete, its mirrors will cover the same area as the country's capital, Rabat
Syrians flying 4,820 kms to West Africa, then take road to Mali, the Sahara - and, inshallah, Europe
Along the way, the migrants’ money is transforming remote desert towns, and creating local millionaires. Once sleepy towns are getting rich.
The 1.9 million Russian tourists visiting Egypt is equivalent to the entire population of Gabon deciding to go on holiday!
“When you pay tax, you’re paying rent, and when you pay rent, the landlord doesn’t kick you out” - Randgold’s CEO.
Electricity everywhere in Africa in 10 years? No problem says new AfDB chief, we can find $55bn for it
At least 620 million people have no access to power on the continent, including vast populations in South Sudan, Somalia and DR Congo.
On Saturday, the Saudi-led coalition mistakenly bombed allied Yemeni government troops, killing about 30 fighters.
Meet the 18 Egyptians, 6 Moroccans and 1 Tunisian that made it onto 'most powerful Arab business women' list
25 Africans made it onto the ranking, and north Africa made a strong showing with a list of amazing women.
Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique and Morocco walk back conservative abortion laws, will save thousands of women
Despite stringent laws across Africa, 6.4m abortions take place every year.
Three new cases of rape by a MINUSCA contingent from the DR Congo came to light this week. Morocco and Burundi too accused.
Globally disasters have grown steadily since 1990. Algeria is predicted to lose $991 million due to earthquakes.
Many Africans try to scramble over the 23-foot fences that separate Spain from Morocco, others hide in vehicles and cargoes, or try to swim or sail.
ROGUES CORNER: A future South Africa could break up, and have possibly two 'independent' white states
One outcome of the xenophobia in South Africa is that Namibia is now a more interesting case of a “post-racial” African society.