Daily Archives: April 24, 2020

FIFA to Distribute $150M among Member Associations

Zürich – FIFA on Friday announced its intention to distribute around $150 million among member associations to help overcome the financial strains due to the coronavirus pandemic.  “FIFA will release all operational funding due to member associations for the years 2019 and 2020 in the coming days as the first step of a relief plan

Covid-19: Two New Cases Confirmed in Fez

Fez – Two new cases of the novel coronavirus (covid-19) were confirmed in Fez until Friday at 10 a.m., bringing the total number of cases in the prefecture of Fez to 309, the regional health office said. The number of Covid-19 cases in the region of Fez-Meknes rises to 494, the source pointed out. The

Covid-19: No New Case in Souss-Massa Region, Total Remains at 50

Agadir – No new case of the novel coronavirus was reported in the region of Souss-Massa since Thursday at 6 p.m. and until Friday at 10 a.m., said the regional health office, adding that the total of covid-19 cases remains at 50. According to the same source, 14 covid-19 patients have recovered in the region,

Covid-19: 85 New Cases in Draa-Tafilalet Region, 369 in Total

Errachidia – A total of 85 new cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) were confirmed until Friday at 10 a.m., bringing the total number of Covid-19 patients in the region to 369, the regional health office said. The province of Ouarzazate is the worst hit with 304 cases, ahead of Midelt (46), Zagora (13), Errachidia

Covid-19: A Battery of Preventive Measures Adopted As Soon As First Cases of Infection Appear in Morocco (Prison Administration)

Rabat – The general Delegation for prison administration and reintegration (DGAPR) reaffirmed on Friday that it adopted a series of preventive measures as soon as the first cases of infection with the new coronavirus (Covid-19) were announced in Morocco, in order to stop the spread of the disease within prisons.  The DGPAR reacted, in a

21st Edition of Hassan II Trophy of Traditional Equestrian Arts Cancelled Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Rabat – The 21st Edition of the Hassan II Trophy of Traditional Equestrian Arts (Tbourida), which was due to take place on 15-21 June in Rabat, has been cancelled as part of precautionary measures taken to curb the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Royal Moroccan Federation of Equestrian Arts announced on Friday. This decision

Health Ministry Denies Ban on Export of Medicines to African Countries

Rabat – The ministry of Health has denied the allegations contained in a press report that claimed a ban on the export of medicines to African countries. In a press release, the ministry notes that this article, published Thursday by a Moroccan newspaper, contains false allegations which harm the image of Morocco as well as