Moroccan Rapper Sentenced to Prison

Updated: Mon 22 Sep, 07:18 am

Hip-hop artist and youth activist Mouad Belghaout has been sentenced to four months in prison and ordered to pay a fine and damages for allegedly being drunk in public and assaulting and insulting … read more »

Morocco's Mawazine Festival Under Way

Updated: Thu 5 Jun, 09:32 am

The 13th edition of the international festival, Mawazine - Rhythms of the World has kicked off, featuring 100 concerts, on seven stages in Rabat and Salé. read more »

U.S. Oil Firm Creates Tension Over W. Sahara

Updated: Thu 13 Mar, 10:22 am

Advocacy groups have raised concerns about plans for oil exploration by a U.S. energy firm in Western Sahara, as U.S. and Moroccan executives meet to strengthen private sector ties. read more »