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King appoints new PM

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI has asked former foreign minister Saad Eddine El Othmani from the Justice and Development Party (PJD) to try and form a government. The move comes after […]

King sacks PM as post-election stalemate continues

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has decided to dismiss Prime Minister Abdelilah Benkirane. The decision was taken after the prime minister had failed, after five months, to form a new […]

King asks Abdelilah Benkirane to form a government

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has asked Secretary General of the Justice and Development Party (PJD) and current Prime Minister, Abdelilah Benkirane, to form a government. The constitution requires that […]

King opens parliament

King Mohammed VI of Morocco opened the first session of the fifth legislative year of the ninth legislature on Friday. Below is the King’s speech to parliamentarians as published on […]

King to appoint four new Ministers after resignations

King Mohammed VI has accepted the resignation of three cabinet ministers, Minister of Relations with the Parliament and Civil Society, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research […]

Youth and Sports Minister dismissed

King Mohammed VI has dismissed his Minister of Youth and Sports, Mohammed Ouzzine, after failures over the preparation of the football pitch at Rabat Stadium for the FIFA Club World […]