Category Archives: Legal Judicial

Morocco, EU Agree on Priority of Supporting Justice Digital Transformation Plan in Kingdom in 2021

Minister of Justice Mohamed Ben Abdelkader held a meeting, on Tuesday, with the EU Ambassador in Rabat, Claudia Wiedey, in order to give an impetus to the implementation of bilateral cooperation and partnership activities.According to a press release f…

Maati Monjib Case: the Higher Council of the Judiciary Rejects Attempts to Politicize a Common Law Case and Undermine Respect to Justice

Rabat – The Higher Council of the Judiciary has expressed its total rejection of all the allegations and untruths spread about the judgment pronounced by the court of first instance of Rabat against the accused Maati Monjib, which dishonestly aim at po…

Remote Trial: 7,788 Cases from December 28 to 31

Rabat – A total of 384 hearings were held remotely in the various courts of the Kingdom, from December 28 to 31, during which 7,788 cases were scheduled, said, on Monday, the Higher Council of the Judiciary (CSPJ). The council specified, in a press release, that 9,118 detainees benefited from the remote trial system during

Govt. Council Adopts Draft Decree Establishing Training Institute for Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency in Ouarzazate

Rabat – The Government Council, convened Thursday under the chairmanship of Head of Government Saad Dine El Otmani, adopted the draft decree 2.20.634 establishing and organizing the Training Institute for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Ouarzazate.   This draft decree, introduced by Minister of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research, spokesman

Pandemic Undermines Human Rights Worldwide, UN Says

The head of the United Nations is urging the world to put human rights “front and center” in the coronavirus recovery efforts in order to achieve a better future for its citizens. In a televised address issued Thursday on the annual observance of International Human Rights Day, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the COVID-19 pandemic has

On Human Rights Day, Cameroon Activists, Civilians Call for True Dialogue to End Crises

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Hundreds are protesting  on Thursday, International Human Rights Day, In Cameroon to call for an end to separatist violence and Boko Haram terrorism.  The two conflicts have killed tens of thousands of people in the country. A crowd of mostly women and children, sing at the city center in Cameroon’s capital, Yaoundé, for peace to return to the central African

ISIS-Affiliated Terrorist Cell Operating in Tangier Smashed (BCIJ)

Rabat – The Central Bureau of Judicial Investigations (BCIJ) dismantled, on Monday morning on the basis of information provided by the Directorate General of Territorial Surveillance, an ISIS-affiliated terrorist cell operating in the city of Tangier and composed of four individuals aged 23 to 26, within the framework of the continuous efforts to fight the