This handout picture released on July 30, 2016 shows Moroccan King Mohammed VI. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
A statement from the Moroccan foreign ministry announced the country's intention to seek full membership and plans to meet all the required criteria.
Ahmed bin Jeddo (Photo:
February 26, 2017 - 17:45 GMT
Moroccan boxer Ahmed bin Jeddo won the world championship in professional boxing in 69 kg, as classified by the World Boxing Organization (WBO)
Dounia got her claws out, ready for a fight. (Filfan)
February 23, 2017 - 14:53 GMT
She got her claws out, ready for a fight.
Things are going from bad to worse for the young singer. (File photo)
February 23, 2017 - 10:08 GMT
Things are going from bad to worse for the young singer.
Top Arab singer Samira Said is pleased with the reception to her last album “Ayza Aeesh” (I want to live). (Wiwibloggs)
February 20, 2017 - 07:46 GMT
Top Arab singer Samira Said is pleased with the reception to her last album “Ayza Aeesh” (I want to live).
Dutch far-right politician and leader of the Partij Voor De Vrijheid (PVV or Freedom Party) Geert Wilders (C) looks towards journalists as he officially launches his parliamentary election campaign in Spijkenisse on February 18, 2017. (AFP/John Thys)
February 20, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The controversial politician previously called for a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest and gave women 'anti-refugee spray.'
Saad has been in pre-trial detention at the Fleury-Mérogis prison since the 26 October, 2016. (File photo)
February 19, 2017 - 10:20 GMT
The singer has been in jail since October 2016.
Saad was
February 12, 2017 - 13:43 GMT
They went all out on Saad Lamjarred.
Al-Hoceima has witnessed a number of similar protests break out since the death of the fishmonger, Mohsen Fikri in October. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The police closed down all roads entering into the small town after a memorial event for Rif nationalist, Mohammad ben Abd al-Karim al-Khattabi, erupted into violence.
Lamjarred could face up to 20 years in jail if charged with 'attempted rape.' (File photo)
February 05, 2017 - 13:19 GMT
His reasons have reportedly nothing to do with the case.
King Mohammed VI of Morocco (left) greets Rwanda's President Paul Kagame. (AFP/File)
February 01, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Morocco was readmitted to the African Union on Monday following an absence of more than three decades.
A general view taken on January 30, 2016 in Addis Ababa shows the 26th presidential summit of the African Union. (AFP/File)
February 01, 2017 - 09:59 GMT
Monday 30 January will go down in history as the day Morocco made its comeback to the African Union, 33 years after its withdrawal from the Organization of African Unity, the predecessor to the AU.
Photo: @losclive
January 31, 2017 - 18:21 GMT
The 21-year-old attacker spoke of his delight at joining the Ligue 1 side on the final day of the January transfer window, signing until June 2021
Moroccan King Mohammed VI, pictured in February 2016. (AFP/File)
January 31, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The only African country not to belong to the AU, Morocco left its predecessor, the Organization of African Unity, in 1984 after the body recognized the independence of Moroccan-occupied Western Sahara.
Mehdi Benatia
January 30, 2017 - 17:19 GMT
Morocco were eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations after their narrow and last-minute loss to Egypt on Sunday
Saad, it's time to face the music. (File photo)
January 30, 2017 - 11:28 GMT
It's time to face the music.