Tag: Istiqlal Party

Moroccan political party alerts EU parliament to aid embezzlement by the Polisario

October 16, 2020

Morocco’s opposition party, Istiqlal, wrote to the President of the EU parliament about the recent surge in aid embezzlement by the Polisario, an Algerian-backed separatist ... 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

Morocco: Is a Political Crisis Looming as PJD Fails to Form Government?

November 22, 2016

Almost three months after the legislative elections of October 7, Morocco remains without a government. Secretary General of the Party for Justice and development and ... Read More

Moroccans Head to Polls to Pick their Representatives

October 7, 2016

Today, October 7, about 16 million Moroccans head to the polls to pick their parliament representatives in a ballot that will lead to the formation ... Read More

Scandals Smear PJD’s Electoral Campaign, Left-Wing Force Winning Momentum

October 5, 2016

In previous elections, the Justice and Development Party (PJD) has been banking on the integrity and chastity of its members to win votes and enlarge ... Read More

Morocco-elections: The two major duelists share top spots

September 7, 2015

Communal and regional elections were held in Morocco on Friday and the winners are without contest the Authenticity and Modernity Party (PAM) and the ruling ... Read More

Finance Act Blocked by Morocco’s Opposition

December 26, 2013

Morocco’s opposition blocked the passage of the draft of the Finance Law in the Parliament, which caused a major upheaval. According to the leader of ... Read More