King Mohammed VI to Visit Liberia

Rabat – King Mohammed VI will pay an official visit to Liberia in the near future as part of his next round to West African countries, says Moroccan Foreign Minister Salaheddine Mezouar.

The visit was announced at a meeting between Mezouar and Liberian President Ellen Johnson on Friday, during which the two discussed Moroccan-Liberian relations and the King’s recent visits to various African countries.

While she was thanking Mezouar for his visit to Liberia, Johnson said that “the position of Liberia towards Morocco has not been changed.”For his part, Mezouar said that the relation between Morocco and Liberia is “strong.”

During the meeting, Johnson, who is also the current President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), expressed her “adherence” to the recent motion of Morocco to join the ECOWAS as full-fledged member.

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Source: News Now/Morocco World News Online

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.