• Buhari and King Of Morocco Witness Signing Of Agreement Between Elumelu & Jariwafa Bank (Photos)

    Buhari and King Of Morocco Witness Signing Of Agreement Between Elumelu & Jariwafa Bank (Photos)

    President Buhari and King of Morocco Mohammed VI witness Signing of Agreements in State House as part of the State Visit of the King of Morocco on 3rd December, 2016.

    President Buhari and King of Morocco Mohammed VI today witnessed the Signing of Agreements by Chairman Heirs Holding Mr Tony Elumelu and his Moroccan counterpart Chairman and CEO Att. Jariwafa Bank of Morocco Mr Mohammed El-Kettani in State House as part of the State Visit of the King of […]

  • Nigeria and Morocco sign multiple bilateral deals to boost both economies

    Nigeria and Morocco sign multiple bilateral deals to boost both economies

    The King of Morocco, His Majesty King Mohammed VI, who is on three-day visit to Nigeria and President Muhammadu Buhari, have signed eight bilateral agreements to boost fertilizer production, Bilateral Air Services Agreement and fisheries.

    The signing was witnessed at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    President Buhari had earlier received the King after which both leaders proceeded to the National Mosque for the Jumaat prayers.

    Addressing State House correspondents, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina listed the agreements to include agreement […]

  • Buhari departs for climate change conference in Morocco

    Buhari departs for climate change conference in Morocco

    President Muhammadu Buhari will attend the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), also known as COP-22, in Marrakech, Morocco, from November 14-16, 2016, the Presidency said in a statement in Abuja on Sunday morning.

    The statement by Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President, (Media & Publicity), further said: “President Buhari will participate in the official opening plenary on November 15 where he will deliver his national statement during the […]

  • Another Nigerian arrested in Morocco with 1.05kg of cocaine in his stomach

    Another Nigerian arrested in Morocco with 1.05kg of cocaine in his stomach

    The Moroccan authorities on Friday, arrested a Nigerian national who was smuggling 1.05 kilograms of cocaine inside his stomach.

    According to reports, authorities said that the Nigerian man raised suspicion because he did not look quite comfortable in their presence. He was then taken to Casablanca’s Ibn Rush hospital, where he was subjected to a surgery to remove the drugs from his stomach.

    The suspect had just landed from a flight coming from Brazil when he was arrested. An investigation was launched […]

  • Nigerian man arrested at Mohammed V International Airport, Morocco for drug trafficking … Photo

    Nigerian man arrested at Mohammed V International Airport, Morocco for drug trafficking … Photo

    A Nigerian man was arrested at the Mohammed V International Airport, Morocco after he was found in possession of 1.99kg of cocaine.

    According to the National Police, the Nigerian passenger, who arrived onboard a flight coming from the Brazilian city of São Paulo on Tuesday August 30th allegedly concealed the banned substance in his luggage. He is remanded in custody pending the completion of the

  • Morocco seeks to rejoin African Union

    Morocco seeks to rejoin African Union

    Morocco has sent a special envoy to lobby African leaders to rejoin the African Union 32 years after it left in a row over Western Sahara.

    Taib Fassi Fihri met Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi and said Morocco wants to re-join the AU without any preconditions.

    Morocco claims Western Sahara as part of its territory, much of which it has occupied since 1975.

    But the AU recognises Western Sahara as an independent state.

    Morocco is the only African country not to be an […]

  • Psquare Are Highly Celebrated In Morocco (Photos)

    Psquare Are Highly Celebrated In Morocco (Photos)

    If you think they are only popular in Nigeria or neighbouring countries, then you are wrong, Peter and Paul over the weekend were in Morocco where they had a concert (part of their world tour) and behold Moroccans couldn’t get enough of them.
    Right from the airport, to their interview sessions, Moroccans kept shouting their names and wanted a feel of them. The most surprising part however was that, the locals, I mean the real indigenes all came out in their […]

  • Morocco will not host finals for Africa Cup of Nations over Ebola fears

    Morocco will not host finals for Africa Cup of Nations over Ebola fears

    Morocco had been given until Saturday to make a final decision on whether or not it would host the tournament as it is no longer hosting the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations because of its fears over the Ebola outbreak elsewhere on the continent, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed.

    CAF’s executive committee has taken note of applications from other nations to host the tournament, which are currently “under review” and hoping to finalize its selection