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 to Set Free Unjustly Jailed Rapper

Updated: Wed 12 Nov, 01:03 am

Othman Atiq, popularly known as Mr Crazy, is set to be released after completing a three-month sentence in a juvenile detention. read more »

U.S. Oil Firm Creates Tension Over Western 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 »