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Khalid Al Mouahidi : A binational from the US and Morocco, Khalid El Mouahidi has worked for several american companies in the Maghreb Region and is currently based in Casablanca, where he is doing consulting jobs for major international companies . Khalid writes analytical pieces about economic ties between the Maghreb and the Mena Region, where he has an extensive network

Papa Bouba Diop the top Senegalese scorer in a World Cup dies at 42

Papa Bouba Diop passed away this Sunday, November 29, at the age of 42, following a long illness. The former Senegalese midfielder had taken part in the 2002 World Cup and finished top scorer of the “Lions” with three goals including one against the French team, reigning world champion. He was one of the faces […]

OIC Ministerial Council hails efforts by Morocco’s King to protect Jerusalem

The Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has hailed the role of King Mohammed VI, president of the Al-Quds Committee, in the protection of the city’s holy sites. The OIC ministerial council, convening its 47th session in Niamey, Niger Nov.27-28, voiced appreciation for the fight led by the Al-Quds Committee […]

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AU: Morocco Insists on Integration at Regional Economic Communities to Achieve AfCFTA Objectives

AU: Morocco Insists on Integration at Regional Economic Communities to Achieve AfCFTA Objectives

Morocco underlined, Friday in Addis Ababa, the paramount importance of regional integration at the level of Regional Economic Communities (RECs) as an essential step to ensure the success of continental integration, sought by the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). Speaking at a meeting of the African Union Permanent Representatives Committee, in preparation of the […]

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Guerguarat: DRC President expresses support to, solidarity with Morocco

President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Félix Antoine Tshisekedi, has addressed a letter to King Mohammed VI, expressing solidarity with Morocco with regard to its international commitments in the area of Guerguarat. In the letter, president Tshisekedi, who highlighted the friendly relations between the two countries, described as “unacceptable” the situation that has prevailed […]

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Morocco, Russia renew fisheries agreement

Morocco and Russia signed their 8th fisheries agreement after the expiry in March 2020 of their 2016 deal. The new agreement to run for the next four years allows ten Russian vessels to catch small pelagic species (sardines, anchovies, etc.) in Moroccan waters beyond 15 nautical miles. Under the same deal, the two countries shall […]

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EU to help southern Mediterranean countries acquire anti-Covid-19 vaccine

The European Union will support neighbors of the bloc located in southern Mediterranean to acquire the anti-covid19 vaccines. The announcement was made Thursday by Mohamed Ali Nafti, Tunisian Foreign Secretary of state at a press conference on the situation of the pandemic in Tunisia, Webdo Tunis reports. Tunisia Thursday hit the 3,000 deaths mark. A […]

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Ethiopia: As the 72-hour ultimatum is over, Abiy Ahmed ordered army to conduct the “last phase” of the Mekele offensive

The battle of Mekele is said to have begun. The Prime Minister announced that the 72-hour ultimatum given to the TPLF and the ruling Tigray region had expired. The army was therefore ordered to conduct the “last phase” of the offensive launched on 4 November. The federal army is said to be on the verge […]

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Sudan: Sadeq al-Mahdi died of Covid-19 at the age of 85

The last democratically elected Sudanese head of government, Sadeq al-Mahdi, died on Thursday of Covid-19. The head of the Umma party had been overthrown by the military coup of former leader Omar al-Bashir in 1989. Sadeq al-Mahdi was transferred to the United Arab Emirates on 3 November, along with several members of his family and […]

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Polisario provocations: Ivorian President hails restraint shown by Morocco in Guerguarat

Polisario provocations: Ivorian President hails restraint shown by Morocco in Guerguarat

The President of Côte d’Ivoire, Mr. Alassane Ouattara, has addressed a letter to King Mohammed VI, reiterating his country’s solidarity with Morocco and hailing the great restraint shown by the Kingdom in the face of the provocations of the Polisario separatist front.   The Ivorian head of state assured the Monarch of his full support […]

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Sahara: Bahrain will open a consulate general in the Moroccan city of Laayoune

King Hamad Ben Issa Al Khalifa of Bahrain has informed King Mohammed VI of his country’s decision  to open a consulate general in the Moroccan city of Laayoune.   This came during a phone call that King Mohammed VI received on Thursday  from His brother, Hamad Ben Issa Al Khalifa.   This call is part […]

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