Category: Portrait

Moroccan Sara Kaddouri continues awards collection with Cairo Film Society

February 11, 2019

Moroccan sound designer Sara Kaddouri Saturday received the Cairo Film Society Award for her contribution to “Poisonous Roses” movie, a distinction adding on to many ... Read More

Dangote retains title of ‘Africa’s Richest Man’

January 14, 2019

Nigerian business mogul Alhaji Aliko Dangote has maintained his spot as Africa’s richest man according to Forbes Magazine. Dangote is ranked by Forbes magazine as ... Read More

Two Moroccans Gain Seats in Quebec Parliament

October 3, 2018

Monsef Derraji and Marwah Rizqy, two candidates of Moroccan origin of the Quebec Liberal Party (QLP), were elected to the Quebec National Assembly in the ... Read More

PAM, Morocco’s Largest Opposition Party Elects New SG

May 28, 2018

The Authenticity and Modernity party (PAM), the largest opposition group in parliament, elected Hakim Benchamach new secretary general, succeeding Ilyas El Omari. Benchamach was elected ... Read More

Morocco’s Federation of Employers Elects Salah Eddine Mezouar new President

May 23, 2018

Former Finance and former Foreign Minister Salah Eddine Mezouar was elected new President of the Federation of Morocco’s employers (CGEM) succeeding Meriem Bensaleh. Mezouar won ... Read More

Akhannouch Tops Podium of Richest Men in Morocco

March 11, 2018

Aziz Akhannouch, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister and head of the RNI party, was ranked Morocco’s wealthiest man in Forbes 2018 ranking of World’s Billionaires. Akhannouch, ... Read More

Souad Mekhennet Rewarded With Daniel Pearl Prize

October 19, 2017

The Washington Post security correspondent and author Souad Mekhennet, a German national of Moroccan origin, will receive Daniel Pearl award 2017 in recognition for her ... Read More

Istiqlal Party Picks Nizar Baraka as New Secretary General

October 8, 2017

With a landslide victory, Nizar Baraka was elected new Secretary General of the Istiqlal Party, succeeding his archrival Hamid Chabat. Nizar Baraka, current head of ... Read More

Meriem Chaqroun Bensaleh Promotes Women Entrepreneurship at G20

July 11, 2017

Leading Moroccan businesswoman and president of the Moroccan Confederation of Businesses (CGEM), Meriem Chaqroun Bensaleh, took the stage at the G20 Summit in Hambourg along ... Read More

Morocco’s Aicha Chenna Wins Monte Carlo Woman of the Year Award

June 14, 2017

Aicha Chenna, a Moroccan civil society activist defending for more than five decades the rights of unwed mothers and their babies to a decent life, ... Read More