Morocco, 3 Other African Nations Send Athletes to Winter Olympics in Sochi – Wilson Center

. Wilson Center/Africa Up Close, and Le Matin  (January 16 and February 4, 2014) — Four African nations will participate in the winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia, from February 7-23.  Among them, the “usual” Moroccan and Algerian teams will compete, but there will also be a team from Togo and a skier from Zimbabwe. Although more accustomed to summer Olympic sports, Africans have not been as absent as could have been ...