Africa

Morocco goes bilingual as king rounds off reforms

Morocco goes bilingual as king rounds off reforms

RABAT (Morocco) — Morocco is adopting Amazigh spoken by its Berber community as an official language alongside Arabic, rounding off a reform programme launched by King Mohammed...

Africa elephant census reveals dramatic decline

Africa elephant census reveals dramatic decline

NAIROBI — The results of a three year aerial survey of Africa’s elephants have revealed a dramatic 30 per cent decline in savannah elephant populations, largely due to poaching.