Daily Archives: May 11, 2020

Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues

BEIJING, May 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A news report by China.org.cn on Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues. Finland-based telecommunications equipment company Nokia has come away almost empty-handed in terms of huge 5G contracts awarded by China’s big three telecom carriers. Deals reportedly worth nearly $10 billion have been awarded […]

Casablanca: Two Individuals Arrested for Identity Theft and Dissemination of Violent Digital Content (Police)

Rabat – National security officials in Casablanca on Sunday arrested two individuals, aged 28 and 36, on suspicion of usurping functions governed by the law and of having filmed and broadcast violent digital content likely to undermine citizens’ sense of security. A statement by the national police (DGSN) indicated that the Casablanca police prefecture reacted

Dakhla: Police Arrest two Individuals for Possession of drug, Administrative Seals and Driver’s License

Rabat – The Dakhla judicial police arrested, on Saturday, two individuals with criminal records, aged 31 and 33, for their alleged involvement in the possession of drugs, seals of public administrations and private companies, car registration cards and driver’s licenses from dubious sources, in addition to the violation of the state of health emergency.  The

Covid-19: 16 New Cases in Marrakech-Safi Region Over Past 24 Hours

Marrakech – Sixteen new cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) were reported in the region of Marrakech-Safi over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases in the region to 1,206, the regional health office said Monday. According to the same source, 348 covid-19 patients are treated in the region, including 299 in

Ministry of Education Launches Survey to Assess Distance Learning Operation

Rabat – The ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research, Department of National Education, announced Sunday the launch of an opinion poll for students, parents and teachers to assess the operation of distance learning.  The results of this survey is to determine how learners, their parents and teachers should manage this

Allegations About Number of Military Personnel Affected by Covid-19 Are ‘Baseless’ (Military Source)

Rabat – Allegations about the number of military personnel affected by Covid-19 within Royal Armed Forces Units are “baseless”, a military source said. Some media websites circulate pernicious and slanderous information on the number of military personnel affected by Covid-19 and on the development of outbreaks of contamination within Royal Armed Forces Units, stressed the

Partnership Between OCP Kenya and KNTC to Improve Farmers’ Access to Affordable Fertilizers

Nairobi – The Kenya National Trading Corporation (KNTC) has entered into a partnership with OCP Kenya to improve farmers’ access to fertilizer at affordable prices, the Daily Nation newspaper reported on Sunday, citing the KNTC.  The partnership will ensure that farmers get inputs not only at the right price, but also at the right time,